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10 Things To Do This Weekend

Thursday, April 13, 2017
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It's that time of year! Brooklyn's famous flea market and Smorgasburg food market are opening up again. Get outside and enjoy the fresh scent of Spring. Check out everything we've got listed for the weekend below.


Paris Refashioned, 1957-1968


April 14-15


The Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology, 7th Avenue and 27th Street


View the works of legendary Parisian designers and be amazed by the parallels between '50s and '60s fashion and today’s hottest trends. For more information visit here.


Dear Evan Hansen: Ben Platt and Michael Greif in Conversation at the 92 Street Y


Sunday, April 16, 7:30 p.m.


92Y, 1395 Lexington Avenue


Join actor Ben Platt and Tony Award nominated director Michael Greif for a discussion about this fresh, vibrant and utterly groundbreaking new musical, moderated by This American Life’s Ira Glass. Tickets are $50. For more information visit here.


Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival


April 16, 10 a.m.


Along Fifth Avenue


Head to St. Patrick’s Cathedral and watch the hats go by in this iconic parade. All bonnet-wearers are welcome to take part in the event. For more information visit here.


New York International Auto Show 


April 14-23


Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, 655 West 34th Street


Stroll through over 1,000 cars and trucks at North America's first and largest-attended auto show. The event includes a trivia night, celebrity appearances and tours around the venue. Tickets are $17. For more information visit here.


My Entire High School Sinking Into The Sea


April 14-27


Metrograph, 7 Ludlow Street


Comic book artist Dash Shaw’s debut film is about two high school journalists who learn about an administration cover-up. The cast includes Jason Schwartzman, Lena Dunham, Maya Rudolph and Susan Sarandon. Tickets are $15. For more information visit here.


The Little Foxes


Through June 18


Samuel J. Friedman Theatre, 261 West 47th Street


Lillian Hellman’s 1939 drama brings its audience back to the South at the turn of the century. The production stars Tony nominee Laura Linney and Tony Winner Cynthia Nixon as they battle greed and ambition. Tickets are $70-$150. For more information visit here.


Making Space: Women Artists and Postwar Abstraction


April 15-August 13


Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53rd Street


The MoMA’s newest exhibition highlights the work of woman artists from 1945 to 1968. With over 100 pieces—including sculptures, paintings, photographs, drawings, ceramics and more—this exhibition is a must see. Featured artists include Joan Mitchell, Agnes Martin, Lee Krasner and Louise Bourgeois. For more information visit here.


The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s


Through August 20


Cooper Hewitt, 2 East 91st Street


Explore the architecture, music, interior design, jewelry and fashion of the Roaring Twenties at this exciting exhibition. For more information visit here.


Smorgasburg


Weekends through October 29


Saturdays at East River State Park, 90 Kent Avenue


Sundays at Prospect Park at Breeze Hill East Drive at Lincoln Road


Brooklyn’s greatest food market is back just in time for the beautiful weather! Try new additions like Burrito Juarez and Ube Kitchen. Entry is free. For more information visit here.


Charlie and the Chocolate Factory


Ongoing


Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, 205 West 46th Street


Your favorite childhood movie is back on Broadway! Starring Christian Borle as Willy Wonka, the musical brings Roald Dahl’s book to life. Tickets are $79-$169. For more information visit here.

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