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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Events In Queens For Mar. 13-19

Events In Queens For Mar. 13-19

David Alan Grier, Saturday, Mar. 15, QPAC (see below). FRIDAY 3/14 THE SNAIL AND THE WHALE Flushing Town Hall will present a staged presentation of “The Snail and the Whale,” starting at 2:15 p.m. A tiny snail longs to see the world, so she hitches a lift on the tail of a humpback whale. But […]

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Events In Queens For Mar. 6-12

Events In Queens For Mar. 6-12

FRIDAY 3/7 PANORAMA TRIVIA Come to the world’s only geographical trivia-based game night at The Panorama of the City of New York at Queens Museum. Taking place from 7 to 10 p.m., the Panorama Challenge throws out a series of questions about City landmarks, bridges, neighborhoods, parks and more. The team that identifies the most […]

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Events In Queens For Feb. 27-Mar. 5

Events In Queens For Feb. 27-Mar. 5

2014 Queens World Film Festival, March 4 – 9 (see below). FRIDAY 2/28 13 MOONS 13 Moons features GrayHawk Perkins, a New Orleans Native American from the Choctaw and Houma tribes. He will perform a unique blend of blues, folk and jazz at Flushing Town Hall. Intertwined with tribal rhythms, language and storytelling, his music […]

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Events In Queens For Feb. 20-26

Events In Queens For Feb. 20-26

The Beauty of Ballet, Queens Theatre, Sunday, 2/23 (see below). FRIDAY 2/21 THE JAZZ AGE Vocalist Barbara Rosene and her musicians will transport Flushing Town Hall back to the Jazz Age of the 1920s. Starting at 8 p.m., “The Jazz Age & The Charleston – 1920s Speakeasy Music” will explore the era of Prohibition and […]

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Events In Queens For Feb. 13-19

Events In Queens For Feb. 13-19

FRIDAY 2/14 TWELFTH NIGHT Queens Theatre’s acclaimed Aquila Theatre will stage one of William Shakespeare’s funniest and most charming plays, “Twelfth Night.” Set in the mystical world of Illyria, this is a tale of identical twins and mistaken identity that also explores themes of love and its effect on human behavior. The show will start […]

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Events In Queens For Feb. 6-12

Events In Queens For Feb. 6-12

Lunar New Year Parade, Flushing, Saturday, Feb. 8 (see below). FRIDAY 2/7 WIND & STONE Flushing Town Hall will present a concert by Wind & Stone, a World Music Project by gamin and Satoshi Takeishi. The former is a renowned piri, taepyeongso and saengwhang player and the latter is a percussionist and arranger. The duo […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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