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Events In Queens For Jan. 23-29

Events In Queens For Jan. 23-29

J. Cole, Colden Auditorium, Queens College, Monday, 1/27 (see below) FRIDAY 1/24 ALEX BLAKE QUARTET Bass virtuoso Alex Blake will perform at Flushing Town Hall at 8 p.m. A master of the classical upright bass and the electric bass, Blake’s classical fingerpicking and strumming of melodic patterns are a must-see for any music fan. Tickets […]

Events In Queens For Jan. 16-22

Events In Queens For Jan. 16-22

Wildcard Weekend, robot making at the New York Hall of Science, Saturday, 1/18 (see below). THURSDAY 1/16 MAC WELLMAN w/STEVE MELLOR – MUAZZEZ Watch Steve Mellor in an act that is intentionally staged in the simplest of terms, employing a chair, an actor and a microphone. He performs a collection of short stories written by […]

Events In Queens For Jan. 9-15

Events In Queens For Jan. 9-15

Volunteer Open House, Voelker Orth Museum, Wed., 1/15 (see below) FRIDAY 1/10 DAVID HAZELTINE TRIO Flushing Town Hall will present a performance by pianist David Hazeltine at 8 p.m. Known as a “musician’s musician,” Hazeltine will display his distinctive style on the keys, accompanied by bassist Peter Washington and drummer Louis Hayes. The concert costs […]

Events In Queens For Jan. 2-8

Events In Queens For Jan. 2-8

Little Makers: Creative Circuitry, New York Hall of Science, 1/5 (see below). SATURDAY 1/4 PRANAYAMA WORKSHOP Fitness expert Nikki Lopez will host a Pranayama Workshop. The event will teach people how to increase awareness through practicing classic yoga techniques. The exercise intends to strengthen your respiratory and soothe your nervous system. The event will take […]

Events In Queens For Dec. 26-Jan. 1

Events In Queens For Dec. 26-Jan. 1

Exit Stage Left, Sunday, 12/22, Queens Theatre (see below) FRIDAY 12/27 SCREENING: THE GODFATHER The Museum of Moving Image is screening the granddaddy of contemporary crime films, “The Godfather” at 7 p.m. Starring Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, Robert Duvall, Diane Keaton, the film remains one of Hollywood’s greatest works of modern storytelling. Directed […]

Events In Queens For Dec. 19-25

Events In Queens For Dec. 19-25

Oratorio Society Annual Holiday Concert, 12/22, Queensborough Community College (see below). FRIDAY 12/20     THE DAVID LEONHARDT TRIO Pianist David Leonhardt will perform at a winter holiday jazz concert at Flushing Town Hall at 8 p.m. Attendees will get a chance to see holiday classics played with a jazz beat. Tickets are $15 for […]

Events In Queens For Dec. 12-18

Events In Queens For Dec. 12-18

Drop In Art – Family Art Workshop for children 5 years and up, Queens Museum of Art, 12/15 (see below) FRIDAY 12/13 GAMELAN SON OF LION Gamelan Son of Lion will perform in the theater at the Outpost Gallery in Ridgewood at 8 p.m. The group will play compositions on several percussion instruments like gongs, […]

Events In Queens For Dec. 5-11

Events In Queens For Dec. 5-11

Cabaret Night, Saturday, 12/7, Bay Terrace Jewish Center (see below). FRIDAY 12/6 AYODELE MAAKHERU If you are a fan of Ragtime, Stride and Boogie Woogie, Flushing Town Hall’s upcoming performance is the show for you. Starting at 8 p.m., multi-instrumentalist Ayodele Maakheru and The Windsong String Ensemble will perform a tribute to these classic styles. […]

Events In Queens For Nov. 28 – Dec. 4

Events In Queens For Nov. 28 – Dec. 4

LIGHTS & LATKES, Sunnyside Jewish Center, Dec. 1 (see below). FRIDAY 11/29 BLACK FRIDAY HOLIDAY TRUNK SHOW If you do not want to spend the day shopping on Black Friday, head over to Rejuvenate for a fun holiday trunk show! The show will take place at Rejuvenate Face and Body at 26-17 23rd. Ave., Astoria, […]

Events In Queens For Nov. 21-27

Events In Queens For Nov. 21-27

The Little Engine That Could Earns Her Whistle, Sunday, 11/24 (see below) FRIDAY 11/22   HENDRIK MEURKENS SAMBA JAZZ QUARTET Flushing Town Hall will present harmonica and vibraphone virtuoso Hendrik Meurkens at 8 p.m. for an evening of Brazilian jazz. He will perform classic Samba Jazz compositions along with his original songs. He will be […]