Out & About

| 13 Jun 2016 | 03:44

    Thu 16

    Bloomsday on BroadwayPeter Jay Sharp Theatre, 2537 Broadway at 95th Street

    7 p.m. $26 general / $21 members $15 Groups and 30 & Under

    The 35th annual tribute to the life, language, and love of James Joyce’s timeless prose with wonderful actors and avid Joyceans.

    866-811-4111. irishartscenter.org

    Riverside Gallery — Opening Ceremony & TourPier I 70th Street & the Hudson River

    4 p.m. Free

    Tour the Riverside Park open air gallery and see seven sculptures by accomplished artists in the 6th year of The Art Students League Model to Monument public art project.

    212-408-0219. riversideparknyc.org

    Fri 17

    Bridge ClubRiverside Library. 127 Amsterdam Ave.

    2:30 p.m. Free

    Are you a Bridge buff? Put your game face on and show off your best plays

    212-870-1810. Nypl.org

    Iconic View of Central Park TourDairy Visitor Center (between 64th and 65th)

    11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

    Take our signature tour, and let Central Park Conservancy guides give you an insider’s look at some of the most iconic features of the world’s greatest urban park

    212-310-6600 centralparknyc.org

    Sat 18

    Father’s Day StorytimeBarnes & Noble, Broadway and 82nd Street

    11 a.m. Free

    To honor dads, grandpas and caregivers, two charming books “Dad School” and “Grandpa Loves You!” are read

    212-362-8835 stores.barnesandnoble.com

    ‘The Big Short’St. Agnes Library. 444 Amsterdam Ave.

    2 p.m. Free

    This adaptation of Michael Lewis’ nonfiction book explores the 2008 financial crisis through the lens of four unorthodox moneymen, who foresaw the consequences of the fraudulent mortgage-lending

    212-621-0619. nypl.org

    Sun 19

    A Midsummer Night’s DreamCentral Park, 103rd Street at Central Park West

    7 p.m. Free

    A performance of Shakespeare’s play.


    The Cathedral In Context: Spotlight on Morningside HeightsThe Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine. 112th Street and Amsterdam Avenue

    1 p.m. $25; seniors/students, $20

    The Cathedral spurred the growth of Morningside Heights into becoming one of Manhattan’s most unique neighborhoods. Go back in time on an illustrated walking tour of the neighborhood

    212-316-7540. stjohndivine.org

    Mon 20

    Cirque de JoneeBruno Walter Auditorium, 111 Amsterdam Ave.

    2:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. Free

    Jacqueline Jonée, the world’s première concert pianist drag diva, and the JouJou Jacquettes Philharmonic Orchestra, return to the stage to dazzle audiences with a high-wire, three-ring circus presentation

    212-642-0142. lincolncenter.org

    Summer Bubbling Babies 6-12 Months Section 3JCC Manhattan 334 Amsterdam Ave.

    8-8:30 a.m., until Aug. 15

    Enjoy an introduction to the water in this class full of songs and games.

    646-505-5700. jccmanhattan.org

    Tue 21

    Midsummer Night Swing: Catherine Russell SeptetDamrosch Park. Amsterdam Ave and West 62nd

    6:30 p.m. $25 ambassador pass/ $17 dance floor only

    When Russell strikes up her seven-piece band, the finger-snapping is an involuntary reflex that soon gives way to a full-fledged party.

    212-721-6500. midsummernightswing.org


    West Park Presbyterian Church. 165 West 86th St.

    3 p.m.-8 p.m. Free

    Make Music New York is a live, free musical celebration on the longest day of the year, with over 1,200 concerts on streets, sidewalks and parks across the five boroughs.


    Wed 22

    Kim Addonizio on ‘Bukowski in a Sundress’Book Culture, 450 Columbus Ave

    7 p.m. Free

    A dazzling, edgy, laugh-out-loud memoir from the award-winning poet and novelist that reflects on writing, drinking, dating and more.

    212-595-1962. bookculture.com

    Tour of The Folk Art Collection of Elie and Viola NadelmanNew York Historical Society. 170 Central Park West

    3 p.m. $25; members, $5

    Discover key Nadelman sculptures alongside the first major examination of the collection, showcasing more than 200 objects displayed

    212-485-9268. nyhistory.org