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The Week Ahead: July 31–Aug. 4

Monday, July 31, 2017
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What’s going on this week in New York and the Hamptons:


Mandy Gonzalez at Guild Hall


Monday, July 31. 8 p.m.


Guild Hall, 158 Main Street, East Hampton


Star of the Tony Award-winning hit musical Hamilton as Angelica, Mandy Gonzalez brings her acclaimed concert and talent to Guild Hall. The evening will feature some classic Broadway songs by composer friends along with pop songs and standards.


For tickets and additional information visit guildhall.org.


 


Donnie Darko [Director’s Cut] at MoMA


Tuesday, August 1, 6:45 p.m.


The Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53 Street, New York


Screening of Donnie Darko [director’s cut], written and directed by Richard Kelly.


For tickets and additional information, visit moma.org.


 


Meditation on the High Line


Tuesday, August 1, 8–9 a.m.


On the High Line at 22 Street, New York


Start your Tuesdays off right. Rise above the city streets and begin your day focused, centered, and connected with nature. Join the Integral Yoga Institute, Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center, and other guests for guided meditations. Open to people of all ages and experience levels.


For additional information, visit thehighline.org.


 


Naumburg Orchestral Concerts


August 1, 7:30–9:30 p.m.


Naumburg Bandshell, Central Park


Enjoy free, outdoor classical music during the 112th season of the Naumburg Orchestral Concerts series.


For additional information, visit centralparknyc.org.


 


Tour The Met Cloisters


Wednesday, August 1, 1–2 p.m.


Gardens of The Met Cloisters, 99 Margaret Corbin Drive, New York


The tour of The Met Cloisters, the branch of the museum devoted to the art and architecture of medieval Europe, is offered daily through the end of October. Learn about the horticulture, architecture and history of the space.


For additional information, visit metmuseum.org.


 


Screening: Hidden Figures


Wednesday, August 2, 8:30 p.m.


Pier 63, Chelsea, New York


Hudson RiverFlicks: Big Hit Wednesdays gives you one more chance to see your favorite blockbusters from 2016 on the big screen. Showing this week is Hidden Figures.


For additional information, visit hudsonriverpark.org.


 


Southampton Arts Center Benefit at the Pop Up Collective


Thursday, August 3, 5:30–7:30 p.m.


The Pop Up Collective, 42A Jobs Lane, Southampton


Join The Pop Up Collective before the Southampton Arts Center’s screening of Tashi and the Montk and Last Honey Hunter for drinks and shopping. Ten percent of sales will be donated to the Southampton Arts Center.


For additional information, visit eventbrite.com.


 


Suzanne Vega at Stephen Talkhouse


Friday, August 4, 7 p.m.


The Stephen Talkhouse, 161 Main Street, Amagansett


Suzanne Vega brings her signature folk sound—including her critically acclaimed single “Luka”—to the Amagansett stage.


For tickets and additional information, visit stephentalkhouse.com.


 


The Means of a Ready Escape: Brooklyn’s Prospect Park


Ongoing


Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn


This exhibition highlights the 150-year social history of Brooklyn’s backyard. Featuring over 100 artifacts and documents, it tells the story of the 585 acres of forest, field and swamp that Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux transformed into an urban oasis, and how the Park has sustained generations of Brooklynites throughout the borough’s many eras of change. The exhibition is on view through July 2018.


For additional information, visit brooklynnhistory.org.


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