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TNT's Will Premiere Party

Date:
June 27, 2017 - 7:30pm
Category:
Cost:
Free

On 6/27, Bryant Park will be transformed to celebrate TNT's​ new drama Will, which tells the wild story of young William Shakespeare's arrival onto the punk-rock theater scene in 16th century London.

SCHEDULE:
* 7:30pm - Shakespeare-themed festivities begin in Bryant Park
* 8:30pm - Screening on the lawn followed by Q&A with cast

Open Mic Night of Theatre, Song, Ideas, and Current Events 6/28 RSVP!

Date:
June 28, 2017 - 8:00pm
Category:
Cost:
Free

Speak about a cause you believe in. Join a revolution of intelligent passionate people doing real things to make this world a better place. Be part of a process to express your ideas and insights about the current social issues of the day.

Come to Open Mic Night of Theater, Song, Ideas and Current Events at The Actors Theatre Workshop, always on one special evening every month (SEE Dates Below!).

RSVP for Wednesday June 28, from 8 - 10PM!
Doors open at 7:30PM.
145 W. 28 St. 3rd fl. NYC.
Free or small donation.

Goliath Comedy: Free Stand Up at Cantina Royal

Date:
June 28, 2017 - 8:00pm
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Cost:
Free

FAB FRIDAY KIDS' CONCERT: Moozika!

Date:
June 30, 2017 - 10:00am
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Cost:
Free

A FAB KIDS favorite, Moozika! is an interactive music experience that moves through a dynamic mix of playful all original songs by founder and teacher Jesse Goldman. Join the FAB FRIDAY KIDS' CONCERT fun on the Plaza and you'll soon see why Moozika! was named one of the 2017 top three music classes for kids in NYC by New York Magazine! Perfect for children ages 12 months - 5 years to sing along, dance, play, and enjoy being outdoors, it's sure to be a FABulous time! Free at Putnam Triangle Plaza, located at Fulton Street and Grand Avenue.

Jackknife Comedy

Date:
July 1, 2017 - 8:00pm
Category:
Cost:
Almost Free

Jackknife Comedy is a rad monthly stand up show hosted by two dummies from Iowa, Gideon Hambright and Patrick Hastie! Each month they pick a bunch of their favorite comedians to come do sets, drink and have a blast! This months comics are: Marie Faustin (MTV), Courtney Fearrington (THE BENTZEN BALL), KC Arora (LAUGHS ON FOX), Sue Smith (JEZEBEL), Jake Hart (CINDER BLOCK COMEDY FESTIVAL), Kevin Froleiks (GREAT FRONTIER), Stu Melton (GREEN), Jes Tom (LEVITY AND JUSTICE FOR ALL). Come party with us!

Aprenda Cómo Usted Puede Hacer Su Propio Programa de Televisión

Date:
July 5, 2017 - 6:00pm
Category:
Cost:
Free

Regístrese en una sesión de orientación, donde usted aprenderá cómo puede convertirse en un productor certificado con MNN y como tener su propio programa de televisión en nuestra red de canales. Visite www.mnn.org/orientation para más información.

INSITU Site-Specific Dance Festival

Date:
July 8, 2017 - 12:16pm
Category:
Cost:
Free

INSITU Site-Specific Dance Festival is a unique, free two-day dance festival that transforms the Western Queens waterfront into one big stage on July 8+9 from 12 - 7 PM on each day. Taking place at four LIC waterfront parks, INSITU features a diverse program of unique dance works by distinguished and emerging New York City-based choreographers.

Learn How You Can Make Your Own TV Show

Date:
July 11, 2017 - 6:00pm
Category:
Cost:
Free

Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN) is a public access television network and media education center offering hyperlocal programming and low-cost media production courses to Manhattan residents at our 59th Street Studios and El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center in East Harlem. Register for one of our free orientations to learn how you can take media education courses and become the certified producer of your own tv show on our network.

RSVP Link: http://www.mnn.org/orientation

Oxford’s Aleppo Connection: Edward Pococke (1604 – 1691) from Humanism to Enlightenment via Hebrew and Arabic Learning

Date:
July 12, 2017 - 6:30pm
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Cost:
Free

Edward Pococke (1604 – 1691), alumnus of Corpus Christi College and Regius Professor in Hebrew at Oxford, became the first Laudian Professor in Arabic at there after he returned from Syria. Besides translating Arabic books of history and poetry and commenting on books of the Hebrew prophets, Pococke introduced in England the work of the great Jewish philosopher, physician and jurist Moses Maimonides.

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