Events In Queens For May 15-21

Events In Queens For May 15-21

World’s Fair Anniversary Festival, Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Sunday, 5/18 (see below). FRIDAY 5/16 QUEENS JAZZ ORCHESTRA At Flushing Town Hall at 7:30 p.m., the Queens Jazz Orchestra will pay tribute to legendary musicians, Charlie “Bird” Parker and Dizzy Gillespie. There is going to be a pre-show discussion with the orchestra’s musical director, Jimmy Heath. […]

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Events In Queens For May 8-14

Events In Queens For May 8-14

SATURDAY 5/10 BARBARA COOK Broadway legend Barbara Cook is set to take the stage at Queens College’s Colden Auditorium at the Kupferberg Center for the Arts. Starting at 8 p.m., this concert will give attendees a chance to see Cook perform songs from throughout her legendary career. Tickets range between $45 and $69. Call (718) […]

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Events In Queens For May 1-7

Events In Queens For May 1-7

Celebrate Queens Farm, Queens County Farm Museum, Sunday, 5/4 (see below). FRIDAY 5/2 CHAMBER MUSIC The Aaron Copeland School of Music will present a concert highlighting the chamber music of Edward Smaldone. Taking place at 7:30 p.m. in LeFrak Concert Hall at Queens College, the free show will feature “A Certain Slant of Light,” “Duke/Monk” […]

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Events In Queens For April 24-30

Events In Queens For April 24-30

The Osmond Brothers, Queensborough Performing Arts Center, Sunday, 4/27 (see below). FRIDAY 4/25 KING LEAR TITAN Theatre Company will present “King Lear” at the Queens Theatre, starting on April 25 and running until May 11. Broadway veteran Terry Layman takes on the title role in this searing new production of Shakespeare’s epic masterpiece. Tickets are […]

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Events In Queens For April 17-23

Events In Queens For April 17-23

Doktor Kaboom, Queens Theatre, Saturday, 4/19 (see below). FRIDAY 4/18 HINDI POETRY Join the Glen Oaks Library for an afternoon of Hindi poetry, hosted by Ashok Singh, the Director of the International Hindi Association, and featuring invited poets Ashok Vyas, Anand Ahuja, Bindeshwari Agrawal, Purnima Desai and Ram B. Gautam. The recital starts at 4 […]

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Events In Queens For April 10-16

Events In Queens For April 10-16

Black Violin, Flushing Town Hall, Saturday, 4/12 (see below). FRIDAY 4/11 THE MARK WADE TRIO Bassist and composer Mark Wade leads his dynamic trio in an evening of original jazz compositions at Flushing Town Hall. The trio, featuring Tim Harrison on piano and Scott Neumann on drums, will debut a lineup of music that is […]

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Events In Queens For April 3-9

Events In Queens For April 3-9

The Manhattan Transfer, Queensborough Community College, Sunday, Apr. 6 (see below). FRIDAY 4/4 FROZEN The New York Hall of Science will air the Disney movie “Frozen” in 3D on April 4, 5 and 6. Join Anna as she sets off on an epic journey, teaming up with rugged mountain man Kristoff and his loyal reindeer […]

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Events In Queens For Mar. 27-Apr. 2

Events In Queens For Mar. 27-Apr. 2

New York Mets Opening Day, Monday, Mar. 31 (see below). FRIDAY 3/28 AN EVENING WITH GROUCHO Award-winning actor/director/playwright Frank Ferrante will recreate his portrayal of the legendary Groucho Marx at the Queens Theatre. “An Evening With Groucho” will feature Ferrante improvising as well as performing some of Marx’s best bits. The show repeats on Saturday […]

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Events In Queens For March 20-26

Events In Queens For March 20-26

Cirque du Soleil “Amaluna,” thru May 11, Citi Field (see below). FRIDAY 3/21 “IN BETWEEN THE LINES” Calling all writers! Queens Council on the Arts’ 3rd Space is proud to present “In Between the Lines,” an inaugural writing workshop hosted by Queens-based performance collective The In Between People. This workshop encourages lovers of the pen […]

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