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Doña Flor y sus dos maridos (Doña Flor and Her Two Husbands)

Repertorio Español

Manhattan Sat, Jun 08, 2013, 8:00 pm

In this adaptation of Brazilian author Jorge Amado's work, Doña Flor misses her late husband's passionate intimacy. When she re-marries a somewhat dull, but reliable pharmacist, magical realism allows her to live with her two husbands at once.

River To River: blessing the boats: the remix

BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center

Manhattan Thu, Jun 27, 2013, 8:00 pm

Sekou Sundiata’s solo work—a testament to grace and love, a perusal of the inevitable life changes from the serious “invasions” of the physical body—is remixed as ritual encompassing language, music and visual projections of healing and hope. Directed by Rhodessa Jones, featuring three acclaimed poet-performers Will Power, Carl Hancock Rux ...

Sun Printing Family Workshop

Flushing Town Hall

Queens Sat, Jun 29, 2013, 2:00 pm

Leaves, flowers, lace & feathers are common items that transfer well through sun printing. Bring objects to print, items with an interesting silhouette and/or are translucent, or cut paper shapes to transfer - with LICA exhibition artist Mary Pinto.Conveniently located on Northern Boulevard in Downtown Flushing, a block and half ...

Transit Mysteries

New York Transit Museum

Brooklyn Sat, Jun 29, 2013, 1:30 pm

Be a transit detective! Check out New York Transit Museum's mystery relics – all related to New York transportation -- and uncover some fun history!For all ages.

Midsummer Night Swing: Calypso – Soca Calypso Rose

Damrosch Park

Manhattan Sat, Jun 29, 2013, 6:30 pm

This Trinidadian grande dame of vintage calypso packed such a punch as she rose to fame in the mid-60s, the coveted title “Calypso King” became “Calypso Monarch” in her honor. Into her seventh decade, Calypso Rose’s bold delivery, fearless and funny social commentary, and welcoming warmth on stage make it ...

DanceFest India: Sacred Vision

Kumble Theater of the Performing Arts

Brooklyn Sat, Jun 29, 2013, 7:30 pm

Sacred Vision is part of the DanceFest INDIA! six-day festival (June 25 - June 30), in Brooklyn's Cultural district featuring a Summer Intensive Dance Academy, master classes presented with The School at Mark Morris Dance Center, and family day programming presented with The Brooklyn Children's Museum.

Celebrate Brooklyn! Os Mutantes / Javelin / Janka Nabay & The Bubu Gang

Prospect Park Bandshell

brooklyn Sat, Jun 29, 2013, 7:00 pm

Brazilian Tropicália trailblazers OS MUTANTES are a psychedelic collision of The Beatles, John Cage, and Bossa Nova. They headline a proper airing of the storied label Luaka Bop, founded by David Byrne and devoted to dance music of any denomination from across the globe.

A Dancer’s Dream: Two Works by Stravinsky

New York Philharmonic

Manhattan Thu, Jun 27, 2013, 7:30 pm

The New York Philharmonic brings Stravinsky’s ballet scores to life, and Giants Are Small whimsically blends music with ballet, puppetry, video projection, circus, theater, and more to conjure a fantastical dream world where a passionate ballerina gets caught up in a blizzard, dodges jugglers, and spars with puppets.

ANT Fest: Trapeze Hero

Ars Nova

Manhattan Sat, Jun 29, 2013, 7:00 pm

A scrappy trapeze drifter blows into town; but he don’t trapeze the way folks trapeze ‘round here. Prepare yourself for a one-of-a-kind evening performed entirely on the low-flying trapeze. It’s Footloose meets The Karate Kid meets Cirque du Soleil meets Romeo and Juliet. Tina Turner was wrong, we do need ...

Korean Cinema Showcase @MoMI: The House

Museum of the Moving Image

Manhattan Sat, Jun 29, 2013, 1:00 pm

The Korea Society presents the Korean Cinema Showcase at Museum of Moving Image. Considering the severe reality of Korean animation in that it lacks an industrial infrastructure, "The House" demonstrates the possibilities of Korean animation and the efficiency of collective production.

River To River: Stephen Petronio Company, “Like Lazarus Did” (LLD 6/29)

St. Paul's Chapel

Manhattan Sat, Jun 29, 2013, 7:30 pm

Petronio and his powerhouse dancers explore notions of transformation and rebirth in "Like Lazarus Did (LLD 6/29)," specially sited for River To River in Lower Manhattan’s oldest surviving church, St. Paul’s Chapel.

SummerStage: Rock Steady Crew – Premiere of “RSC Ghetto Made”

St. Mary's Park

bronx Sat, Jun 29, 2013, 7:00 pm

Join members of the Rock Steady Crew for a high-energy dance class showcasing hip-hop basics before they present a world premiere show. The group recently celebrated its 35th anniversary.