Laugh about kids–without your kids!–at our storytelling event, Sleepless in Brooklyn, this Saturday night at Roulette theater. Comedian Charles Star will host as Amy Sohn (Motherland), Victoria Brown (Grace in the City), Louise Sloan (Knock Yourself Up), Eliza Factor (The Mercury Fountain), and Abby Sher (Amen, Amen, Amen) share parenting war stories about everything from single motherhood to horrific meltdowns, and Dave Mandl (Brooklyn Rail, The Believer and WFMU DJ), plays the magic mixtapes that soothed his once-colicky baby. Greenlight Bookstore will be selling the authors’ novels, and beer and wine are available for purchase. Light fare and tickets, on the other hand, are FREE with RSVP, thanks to the sponsorship of Forefront Church, now at Roulette every Sunday.
We’re giving away a very merry December in NYC, including: A pair of tickets to see the Radio City Christmas Spectacular (worth $150) Two VIP tickets to ice skating at Rockefeller Center (worth $300 because you get to skip the lines, enter through the heated VIP igloo and get cookies and hot cocoa too!) Dinner […]
In Longing Lasts Longer, her new show at St. Anns Warehouse, downtown performance artist Penny Arcade reminds New York that thinking is sexy and cupcakes are stupid.
The production of Peter and the Wolf at the Guggenheim Museum, directed by Isaac Mizrahi is a perfect New York holiday tradition for actual New Yorkers.
It’s a bookish week here, with the news that Brooklyn author Emma Straub is opening a bookstore next year, plus a birthday dinner for the great Jim Harrison on Sunday. Oh, and some other excellent Brooklyn events are happening too.
Admit it, even if you have a remote boss who barely gets in your way, you have a few grievances you’d like to air. Well, save em up for this Friday night, Dec. 9, at the 6th annual No Office Party hosted by Brokelyn and the skint. It’s the one holiday office party where you […]