Manhattan Fri, Dec 27, 2013, 7:30 pm
Radio personality, poet and songwriter Imhotep Gary Byrd hosts this annual Kwanzaa showcase of music, poetry and dance. This year’s roster includes multi-instrumentalist Michael C. Wimberly, rapper F the Elemental and kora player Yacouba Sissoko, along with Abdel Salaam’s Forces of Nature Dance Theatre.
Manhattan Fri, Dec 27, 2013, 8:00 pm
New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players presents The Pirates of Penzance.When eye patches were as popular as iPads! These sentimental, sherry sipping pirates don't need a GPS to find a "bevy of beautiful maidens" on the rocky coast of Cornwall, and their dutiful 21 year old apprentice, Frederic, doesn't need ...
Manhattan Fri, Dec 27, 2013, 9:00 pm
For the fifth year in a row this lively pan-Caribbean ensemble takes the stage at BAMcafé for its annual holiday dance party. Expect a globe-hopping jam session that encompasses Cuban salsa, Congolese rumba-soukous, Haitian compas, and Puerto Rican plena-bomba, performed on infectiously rhythmic bongos, sprightly flutes, and Cuban tres guitar.
Manhattan Sun, Dec 29, 2013, 11:30 am
Cecil's New Year's Eve Tail by Marie Fritz Perry The best way to start a new year is surrounded by friends! Cecil the snake wants to be at the same party as all of his friends, but the invitations say that guests should wear shoes. Ring in the New Year ...
Manhattan Sun, Dec 29, 2013, 1:00 pm
Banish post-holiday boredom with a special event for ages 3 to 6. Bring your favorite teddy (or doll) to meet Mrs. Woodhull, the hotel proprietor's wife. Follow her as she talks about a typical day at the Mount Vernon Hotel in 1830. Along the way, try out her son's toys ...
Manhattan Tue, Dec 31, 2013, 6:00 pm
Join us for a New Year’s Eve celebration including a champagne reception and toast, tickets to the final performance of The Last Two People On Earth: An Apocalyptic Vaudeville, and access to the exclusive closing night party!
Manhattan Tue, Dec 31, 2013, 10:00 pm
Grassroots environmental organization Time's Up organizes this under-the-stars bike ride, which begins in Washington Square Park and ends at Central Park's Belvedere Castle. Participants are encouraged to wear festive outfits and bring treats for the outdoor after-party.
Manhattan Wed, Jan 01, 2014, 7:00 pm
For the New York stage premiere of Charpentier’s La descente d’Orphée aux enfers, Gotham Chamber Opera partners with members of The Choir of Trinity Wall Street and Trinity Baroque Orchestra.
Manhattan Wed, Jan 01, 2014, 2:00 pm
There are three things to consider when the New Year’s Day Poetry Marathon sweeps you into its gracefully uncouth embrace — what it is, what it was, and who you will be when it’s over.
Manhattan Fri, Jan 03, 2014, 8:00 pm
New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players presents Patience.Patience is a virtue. And a milkmaid.Fads come and go, and aesthetic poetry is all the rage in town these days, especially among the maidens who have all become groupies of the self-styled poet Reginald Bunthorne - to the dismay of their macho ...