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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]