Events on Monday, October 29

Rebirth Brass Band

Music

Rebirth Brass Band

Monday 10/29 @ Brooklyn Bowl

  Simply put, The Rebirth Brass Band is a New Orleans institution. Formed in 1983 by the now infamous Frazier brothers,... 

Brandi Carlile @ Beacon Theatre w/ Blitzen Trapper

Music

Brandi Carlile @ Beacon Theatre w/ Blitzen Trapper

Monday 10/29 @ The Bowery Presents

  Were we ever gonna get out of this town?  - Just Kids - BEAR CREEK “If you start a band... 

Ongoing Events

<em>The Big Picture</em>

Film: Independent

The Big Picture

Monday 10/29 @ IFC Center

You'll have to indulge us. We're sort of smitten with French actor Romain Duris (Heartbreaker, The Beat That My Heart Skipped),... 

<em>Mantegna to Matisse: Master Drawings from the Courtauld Gallery</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Mantegna to Matisse: Master Drawings from the Courtauld Gallery

Monday 10/29 @ The Frick Collection

In keeping with its tradition of exhibiting masterworks from collections outside of New York, the Frick will present fifty-eight drawings from... 

Ars Nova presents <em>Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812</em>

Theatre: Off-Off-Broadway

Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812

Monday 10/29 @ Ars Nova Theater

War and Peace has an unfair reputation as being unwieldy. Not only is there the outstanding Pevear/Volokhonsky translation, Bondarchuk's film and... 

<em>Brooklyn Close-Up</em>

Film: Festival

Brooklyn Close-Up

Monday 10/29 @ BAM Rose Cinemas

Celebrating nine decades of Brooklyn film history and revealing how filmmakers since the silent era have been inspired by the County... 

Tenement Street Workshop presents&nbsp;<em>Rough Approximations: A Devil's Tale</em>

Theatre

Rough Approximations: A Devils Tale

Monday 10/29 @ St. Mark's Church In-the-Bowery

The multi-talented weirdos over at the DIY theater group Tenement Street Workshop return this season with Rough Approximations, a immersive and... 

History of Carnegie Hall

City Gems

History of Carnegie Hall

Monday 10/29 @ The Rose Museum at Carnegie Hall

Funded by the Susan and Elihu Rose Foundation and opened in 1991, the Rose Museum chronicles Carnegie Hall’s history. It exhibits... 

The New Group presents <em>The Good Mother</em>

Theatre: Off-Broadway

The Good Mother

Monday 10/29 @ The Acorn at Theatre Row

Larissa (Gretchen Moll) believes she is the ultimate Good Mother to her special-needs daughter, and playwright Francine Volpe has her emphatically... 

Quay Brothers: <em>On Deciphering the Pharmacist's Prescription for Lip-Reading Puppets</em>

Art: Multimedia

Quay Brothers

Monday 10/29 @ MoMA The Museum of Modern Art

This MoMA gallery exhibition and accompanying film retrospective will be the first presentation of the Quay Brothers' work in all their... 

UrbanSpace Meatpacking

Fashion/Style: Shopping

UrbanSpace Meatpacking

Monday 10/29 @ Urbanspace Meatpacking, under the Highline at the intersection of Washington and 13th Streets

Dekalb Market may be closed (for now), but shoppers and foodies don't despair: its pop-up sibling, UrbanSpace Meatpacking, still has some... 

<em>Grace</em>

Theatre: Broadway

Grace

Monday 10/29 @ Cort Theatre

When we heard Paul Rudd, Michael Shannon, and Ed Asner were in a play together, we had a "stop the presses"... 

<em>Mary Poppins</em>

Theatre: Musical

Mary Poppins

Monday 10/29 @ New Amsterdam Theatre

Now in its 5th phenomenal year at the beautiful New Amsterdam Theatre on New York City's 42nd Street, MARY POPPINS has... 

<em>The Shaping of New Visions: Photography, Film, Photobook</em>

Art: Photography

The Shaping of New Visions

Monday 10/29 @ MoMA The Museum of Modern Art

This exhibition, covering the period from 1910 to today, offers a critical reassessment of photography's role in the avant-garde and neo-avant-garde... 

The Public Open

Theatre: Festival

The Public Open

Monday 10/29 @ The Public Theater

If you were 158-years old, you'd likely be in need of a few nips and tucks now and again, which is... 

Ivy Style

Fashion/Style

Ivy Style

Monday 10/29 @ FIT Museum

Sartorialists, prepare to dust off your WASP-iest Ralph Lauren and Brooks Brothers for a journey through prep-land. Traveling the ages of... 

<em>Disgraced</em>

Performing Arts: Theatre

Disgraced

Monday 10/29 @ Claire Tow Theater at Lincoln Center

Disgraced dives into taboo subjects — politics, race, and religion — with unmitigated gusto. A dinner between two interracial couples is at the... 

<em>Sleepwalk With Me</em>

Film: Independent

Sleepwalk With Me

Monday 10/29 @ IFC Center

We adore Mike Birbiglia, or "Birbigs" as he's known around the Internet. Arguably the best storytelling comedian on the scene today,... 

<em>Chinese Gardens: Pavilions, Studios, Retreats</em>

Art

Chinese Gardens: Pavilions, Studios, Retreats

Monday 10/29 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

This exhibition, which encircles the Astor Chinese Garden Court, explores the pictorial imagery of gardens as an abiding source of artistic... 

Shantell Martin: <em>Continuous Line</em>

Art

Shantell Martin: Continuous Line

Monday 10/29 @ Black & White Gallery

Shantell Martin is a Brooklyn-based, British-born artist who uses a variety of different media: from analog drawing on walls, cars, people,... 

<em> The Whale </em>

Theatre: Theatre

The Whale

Monday 10/29 @ Peter Jay Sharp Theater

America is obese. And in Samuel D Hunter's powerful play, The Whale, we watch a morbidly obese American in his last... 

<em>Designing Nature: The Rinpa Aesthetic in Japanese Art</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Designing Nature

Monday 10/29 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

"Rinpa" is a modern term that refers to a distinctive style of Japanese pictorial and applied arts that arose in the... 

<em>Holy Motors</em>

Film: Independent

Holy Motors

Monday 10/29 @ Film Forum

Award-winning French filmmaker Léos Carax celebrates life in his brilliant and bizarre Holy Motors. Starring Denis Lavant as Monsieur Oscar, the... 

<em>Book of Mormon</em>

Theatre: Broadway

Book of Mormon

Monday 10/29 @ Eugene O'Neill Theatre (230 W 49th St)

We hestitated to lend our voices to the chorus of adoration for this show — only because we were afraid of being... 

Tom&aacute;s Saraceno on the Roof: Cloud City

Cultural Hybrid

Tomás Saraceno on the Roof: Cloud City

Monday 10/29 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Artist Tomás Saraceno (born in Tucumán, Argentina, in 1973) will create a constellation of large, interconnected modules constructed with transparent and... 

<em>Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop</em>

Art: Photography

Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop

Monday 10/29 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

"Photoshopped!" The very word can send an analog photographer’s snobbery and/or justified pride into overload. Photoshop? How dare they! But while... 

<em>Colors of the Universe: Chinese Hardstone Carving</em>

Art: Sculpture

Colors of the Universe

Monday 10/29 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Stone carving is one of the oldest arts in China, its beginnings dating back to remote antiquity. Although jade, the mineral... 

<em>The Rolling Stones: Charlie is My Darling - Ireland 1965</em>

Film: Documentary

The Rolling Stones: Charlie is My Darling - Ireland 1965

Monday 10/29 @ IFC Center

The Rolling Stones Charlie is My Darling - Ireland 1965 is a masterfully restored time capsule of the English band three... 

<em>The Lion King</em>

Theatre: Musical

The Lion King

Monday 10/29 @ Minskoff Theatre

More than 60 million people around the world have come to discover the thrill, the majesty, the truly one-of-a-kind musical that... 

D&uuml;rer to de Kooning: 100 Master Drawings from Munich

Art

Dürer to de Kooning

Monday 10/29 @ The Morgan Library

 Munich's Staatliche Graphische Sammlung is one of Europe's great art collections, and for the first time, pieces from their collection will make... 

Tatzu Nishi: <em>Discovering Columbus</em>

Art: Installation

Tatzu Nishi: Discovering Columbus

Monday 10/29 @ Columbus Circle

Ever wonder what it might be like to be in the same room as Christopher Columbus? The Public Art Fund has... 

<em>Century of the Child: Growing by Design, 1900-2000</em>

Art: Multimedia

Century of the Child

Monday 10/29 @ MoMA The Museum of Modern Art

MoMA’s ambitious survey of 20th century design for children is the first large-scale overview of the modernist preoccupation with children and... 

Guided Tour of the Merchant’s House Museum

City Gems: Guided Tour

Merchant’s House Museum

Monday 10/29 @ Merchant's House Museum

caribBeing presents 3rd Annual Flatbush Film Festival: West Indian Edition

Film: Festival

Flatbush Film Festival: caribBeing

Monday 10/29 @ Various cinemas

This year's Flatbush Film Festival showcases classic and contemporary West Indian cinema. For three consecutive weeks, caribBeing presents a vast array... 

<em>White Gold: Highlights from the Arnhold Collection of Meissen Porcelain</em>

Art: Sculpture

White Gold

Monday 10/29 @ The Frick Collection

White Gold: Highlights from the Arnhold Collection of Meissen Porcelain will feature approximately seventy of Henry Arnhold's promised gift of 131... 

Scott's Pizza Tours

Food/Wine: Tasting

Pizza Tours

Monday 10/29 @ Various Locations

Pizza in New York is a point of contention (and competition) for many, but if there's one man that knows his... 

Scary Movies 6

Film: Festival

Scary Movies 6

Monday 10/29 @ The Film Society of Lincoln Center

Warning: over-exposure to this film series' serial killers, demons, and zombie clowns could cause nightmares. Now that we've gotten that out... 

<em>Sleep No More</em>'s Carnival des Corbeaux

Party: Halloween

Carnival des Corbeaux

Monday 10/29 @ The McKittrick Hotel

The McKittrick Hotel, home of Flavorpill's beloved Sleep No More (and we mean that literally; we'd marry it if we could),... 

BAMart: Public

Music

BAMart: Public

Monday 10/29 @ BAM

Selected Artists: Glen Baldridge Timothy Hull & Future Expansion Architecture Ed Purver Showpaper featuring Adam Void & Gaia, Cassius Fouler &... 

Edvard Munch's <em>The Scream</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

The Scream

Monday 10/29 @ MoMA The Museum of Modern Art

As much as we'd all like to be gazillionare art collectors, the reality is, for most of us, Sotheby's is just... 

Blackout Haunted House

Performing Arts

Blackout NYC

Monday 10/29 @ Blackout NYC

This is the most terrifying, intense, and immersive haunted house you'll ever experience. Sexual assault, violence, torture, characters/events/scenes basically designed to... 

Wade Guyton: <em>OS</em>

Art

Wade Guyton: OS

Monday 10/29 @ Whitney Museum of American Art

Wade Guyton's mid-career retrospective at the Whitney may forever change the way you think about paper jams. The American artist, who... 

Bound, Unbound: Lin Tianmiao

Art: Installation

Bound, Unbound: Lin Tianmiao

Monday 10/29 @ Asia Society and Museum

Asia Society Museum presents the first major solo exhibition in the United States of leading Chinese artist Lin Tianmiao (born 1961,... 

Auspicious Stitches Workshop

Workshop/Class: Art

Auspicious Stitches Workshop

Monday 10/29 @ Rubin Museum of Art

 Auspicious Stitches provides adults with an opportunity to discover and create needlework, appliqué, and other fiber arts inspired by the RMA collection.... 

Voces Y Visiones: Gran Caribe

Art

Voces Y Visiones: Gran Caribe

Monday 10/29 @ El Museo del Barrio

This exhibition features works that explore the vast diversity and complexity of the Caribbean basin, as an accompaniment to El Museo’s... 

Oscar Tuazon: People

Art

Oscar Tuazon: People

Monday 10/29 @ Public Art Fund

Oscar Tuazon’s art typically combines industrial and natural materials to transform the experience of a building or space. The rough and... 

Bashford Dean and the Creation of the Arms and Armor Department

Art

Bashford Dean and the Creation of the Arms and Armor Department

Monday 10/29 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

To mark the 100th anniversary of the Met Museum’s Arms and Armor Department, this exhibition surveys the career of Dr. Bashford... 

Crossing Borders: Manuscripts from the Bodleian Library

Art

Crossing Borders: Manuscripts from the Bodleian Library

Monday 10/29 @ The Jewish Museum

England’s Bodleian Library at Oxford University, established by Sir Thomas Bodley in 1602, is renowned for its great treasures. Among them... 

Understanding Facebook Advertising

Workshop/Class

Understanding Facebook Advertising

Monday 10/29 @ General Assembly

 This 2-session series will provide beginners with a comprehensive overview of how to advertise and source traffic on Facebook to obtain... 

Regarding Warhol: Sixty Artists, Fifty Years

Art

Regarding Warhol: Sixty Artists, Fifty Years

Monday 10/29 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

For decades, critics have observed that Andy Warhol exerted an enormous impact on contemporary art, but no exhibition has yet explored... 

Caribbean: Crossroads of the World

Art

Caribbean: Crossroads of the World

Monday 10/29 @ El Museo del Barrio

Caribbean: Crossroads of the World will examine the visual arts and aesthetic development across the Caribbean, considering the histories of the... 

After Photoshop: Manipulated Photography in the Digital Age

Art: Photography

After Photoshop: Manipulated Photography in the Digital Age

Monday 10/29 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

This installation explores various ways in which artists, including Nancy Burson, Filip Dujardin, Joan Fontcuberta, Beate Gütschow, and others, have used... 

Raising Startup Capital

Workshop/Class

Raising Startup Capital

Monday 10/29 @ General Assembly

 Part I: Raising Startup Capital (10/15/2012)   One of the most critical issues facing entrepreneurs is deciding if and when it... 

Common Ground

Art: Group Show

Common Ground

Monday 10/29 @ Public Art Fund

 From the monuments of ancient Egypt to the Statue of Liberty, public art has traditionally been a means to represent a... 

Essentials of Startup Law - Formation, Fundraising & Exits

Workshop/Class

Essentials of Startup Law - Formation, Fundraising & Exits

Monday 10/29 @ General Assembly

 Legal mistakes can doom even the best startup concepts and founding teams. Corporate formation, fundraising documentation, founders' stock and board relations... 

Ori Gersht: Two Videos

Art: Video

Ori Gersht: Two Videos

Monday 10/29 @ The Jewish Museum

Ori Gersht makes videos and photographs on borders, thresholds, and transitions in time and place. In Dew (2001, 3 min., 17... 

Auspicious Stitches Fabric Arts Workshop

Workshop/Class: Art

Auspicious Stitches Fabric Arts Workshop

Monday 10/29 @ Rubin Museum of Art

  Auspicious Stitches is a free weekly workshop that provides adults with an opportunity to discover and create needlework, appliqué, and other... 

The Place of Provenance Regional Styles in Tibetan Painting

Art

The Place of Provenance Regional Styles in Tibetan Painting

Monday 10/29 @ Rubin Museum of Art

 The fourth in a series of exhibitions curated by the renowned Tibetan scholar David Jackson, The Place of Provenance: Regional Styles in... 

Bernini: Sculpting in Clay

Art: Sculpture

Bernini: Sculpting in Clay

Monday 10/29 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

To visualize life-size and colossal marbles, the great Baroque sculptor Gian Lorenzo Bernini (1598-1680) began by rapidly modeling small clay sketches.... 

Brandi Carlile @ Beacon Theatre w/ Blitzen Trapper

Music

Brandi Carlile @ Beacon Theatre w/ Blitzen Trapper

Monday 10/29 @ The Bowery Presents

Were we ever gonna get out of this town? - Just Kids - BEAR CREEK “If you start a band with... 

A Promise is Cloud

Art

A Promise is Cloud

Monday 10/29 @ Public Art Fund

Like the atmospheric transformation of a cloud into rain, some works of art have the potential to change their form and meaning.... 

New American Wing Galleries for Paintings, Sculpture, and Decorative Arts

Art

New American Wing Galleries for Paintings, Sculpture, and Decorative Arts

Monday 10/29 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

This third and final phase of the American Wing renovation project comprises 26 renovated and enlarged galleries for the Met Museum’s... 

Gordon Parks: 100 Moments

Art: Photography

Gordon Parks: 100 Moments

Monday 10/29 @ Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

 Gordon Parks: 100 Moments celebrates a photographer who transformed the visual story of America with his ever-questioning lens, highlighting—in particular—the significance of Parks’s... 

Turkmen Jewelry from the Collection of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf

Art

Turkmen Jewelry from the Collection of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf

Monday 10/29 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

This exhibition of 19th- and 20th-century Turkmen jewelry and decorative objects features some 50 works from the collection of Marshall and...