Manhattan Wed, Aug 07, 2013, 12:30 pm
One of America's favorite pop-culturists and the author of the cult classic “Sex, Drugs, and Cocoa Puffs” explores our obsessions with heroes and villains in his all-original essay collection entitled “I Wear the Black Hat: Grappling with Villains (Real and Imagined).” In conversation with Sloane Crosley (I Was Told ...
Queens Wed, Jul 10, 2013, 7:00 pm
These monthly jam sessions are open to professional jazz musicians, graduate students studying jazz, and music educators. Meet new contacts, hone your chops and jam each month with your peers! Open to the general public, so if you don't want to play, come listen. House band and jam session led ...
Manhattan Tue, Aug 06, 2013, 7:30 pm
BalletX unites world-class choreographers and dancers to forge new works of athleticism, emotion, and grace. The vision of its award-winning founders and artistic directors, Christine Cox and Matthew Neenan, BalletX challenges the boundaries of classical ballet by encouraging experimentation while preserving rigorous technique.
bronx Wed, Jul 17, 2013, 10:00 am
Explore the landscape as a form and physical body in this plein-air class with painter David Antonio Cruz.
brooklyn Wed, Aug 07, 2013, 6:00 pm
For Circular Track, Elizabeth Orr will research the ways in which choreographed movement constructs narrative. Using the tracking shot to explore how representation operates in video, film and performance, Orr will create her own circular track and dolly system
Celebrate Brooklyn! Live score to “Beasts of the Southern Wild” by Dan Romer, Benh Zeitlin, & The Wordless Music Orchestra / Slavic Soul Party
brooklyn Thu, Aug 08, 2013, 8:00 pm
Director and composer Benh Zeitlin teams up with musical collaborators Dan Romer and Wordless Music Orchestra to recreate his original score to the 2012 film "Beasts of the Southern Wild," performed live to a new music-less print created for the occasion.
Manhattan Thu, Aug 08, 2013, 7:30 pm
An evening of technically rigorous and theatrical choreography along with a futuristc dive into the roots of New Orleans jazz.
brooklyn Fri, Aug 09, 2013, 7:30 pm
The day the Kingston-born chart topper SHAGGY moved to Flatbush as a teenager, it became his destiny to play Celebrate Brooklyn. He is dancehall’s biggest crossover star ever for a reason—his impossibly catchy party anthems are “unabashedly geared toward good times” (MTV). TK Wonder is an electro-hip-hop artist.
Manhattan Fri, Aug 09, 2013, 7:30 pm
The sexy and brash rock goddess shares the bill with the Edwardian pagan lounge ensemble celebrating Gemini & Scorpio's tenth anniversary.