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10 Things To Do This Weekend

Thursday, May 25, 2017
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Memorial Day Weekend is upon us! Find out how to celebrate the weekend below.


The Smithereens


May 26, 8 p.m.


B.B. King Blues Club & Grill, 237 West 42nd Street


All four New Jersey rockers will reunite for a special Memorial Day weekend show. Sing along to classics Only a Memory and A Girl Like You. Tickets are $32.50 in advance and $40 at the door. For more information visit here.


Liquid Sky


May 27-28, 7:20 p.m.


Quad Cinema, 34 West 13th Street


Don’t miss the last ever 35mm screenings in New York! This 1982 unusual sci-fi film follows Anne Carlisle as an alien who lands in New Wave New York. Get ready for two hours of music, fashion, art, gender identity and decadence. Tickets are $15. For more information visit here.


Magnum Manifesto


May 26-September 3


ICP, 250 Bowery


To celebrate its 70th anniversary, the International Center of Photography presents an exhibition with more than 250 prints and 300 projected images from 75 photographers. Tickets are $14. For more information visit here.


Fleet Week New York


Through May 30


Various venues


Take part in the annual celebrate celebrating the military’s maritime services. Tour ships at Pier 88 and Staten Island and watch performances by the Navy Band Northeast, the U.S. Coast Guard Silent Drill Team and more. The events are free. For more information visit here.


Women x Women Art Fair


Through June 2


Tictail Market, 90 Orchard Street, 1-4 p.m.


Celebrate all things women on the Lower East Side. Works from 11 female artists will be presented throughout local businesses near the Hester Street Fair. Featured artists include Shawna X, Malin Gabriella Nordin and Miranda July. For more information visit here.


Antonia Bennett


Through June 3, 8:45 p.m.


Cafe Carlyle, 35 East 76th Street


Tony Bennett fan? Don’t miss his daughter’s Cafe Carlyle debut. She will be performaing classics from her album such as Teach Me Tonight and Embrace Me. Tickets are $75-$130. For more information visit here.


Hamlet


Through June 3


The Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen Center for Thought & Culture, 18 Bleecker Street


Tony award nominee Arian Moayed presents a completely new reading of the “melancholy Dane.” This Hamlet is set in Persia on the eve of World War I and weaves traditional Persian and modern western elements together. Tickets are $30-$55. For more information visit here.


The Whirligig


Through June 18


The Pershing Square Signature Center, 480 West 42nd Street


Hamish Linklater takes a break from acting on screen and stage to write his latest drama. The play follows a divorced couple as they rekindle their relationship to care for their sick daughter. Tickets are $75-$120. For more information visit here.


Video Arcade


Through January 15


Museum of Moving Image, 36-01 35th Avenue, Astoria


Calling all gamers! The Museum of Moving Image presents an assemblage of over two dozen popular games from the 1980s. Featured games include Donkey Kong, Frogger, Karate Champ, Ms. Pac Man, Tron and much more. Tickets are $15. For more information visit here.


Brooklyn High Tea


Friday-Sunday, 12-5 p.m.


Williamsburg Hotel, 96 Wythe Avenue


Enjoy fresh tea from Brookyln-based Tea Dealers alongside a three-tiered assortment of treats from Brooklyn Bread Lab. There will also be live performances by Jazz singer Katherine Ella Wood on Sundays. Tickets are $30. For more information visit here.





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