Events In Queens For June 26-July 2

Events In Queens For June 26-July 2

Louis Armstrong Music Festival, Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Sunday, 6/29, all day (see below). FRIDAY 6/27 “PETULIA” The Poppenhusen Library will hold a screening of 1968’s “Petulia,” starting at 4 p.m. Directed by Richard Lester, the film stars Julie Christie and George Scott. It is about a young San Francisco socialite married to an abusive […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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” […]

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 […]

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 […]