Events In Queens For June 12-18

Events In Queens For June 12-18

Strawberry Festival, Onderdonk House, Saturday, 6/14 (see below). FRIDAY 6/13 QUEENS & BROOKLYN JAZZ PARTYy The Queens Jazz Overground invites Brooklyn Jazz Underground for an all-out jazz party at Flushing Town Hall. This celebration will start at 8 p.m. and will feature three sets of music. Each group will play a set, followed by a […]

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Events In Queens For June 5-11

Events In Queens For June 5-11

Design Lab Opens at NY Hall of Science, Saturday, June 7 (see below). FRIDAY 6/6 “BRAVE” Head to Crocheron Park at 8 p.m. for a free screening of Disney’s “Brave.” Princess Merida, determined to make her own path, defies a custom that brings chaos to her kingdom. Granted one wish, she must rely on her […]

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Events In Queens For May 29-June 4

Events In Queens For May 29-June 4

Retrospectiva, Frank Sinatra School of the Arts, Tony Bennett Concert Hall, Saturday, 5/31 (see below). FRIDAY 5/30 BOOK SIGNING The Bayside Historical Society is going to hold a book signing of “Forgotten Queens” by Kevin Walsh. The Greater Astoria Historical Society will be on hand as well for this session and presentation that starts at […]

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Events In Queens For May 22-28

Events In Queens For May 22-28

Whitestone Veterans Memorial Association’s Memorial Day Parade, Monday, 5/26 (see below). FRIDAY 5/23 HELEN SUNG TRIO Celebrated jazz pianist Helen Sung will perform at Flushing Town Hall at 8 p.m. Accompanied by Harish Raghavan on the bass and Rodney Green on the drums, Sung will play numbers from her five previous albums, as well as […]

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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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