Last year, we saw dogs dressed as Lady Gaga, a peacock and an A train (complete with a stuffed rat).
Read more Thu Oct 19 - Sun Oct 22 Listen to luminaries at the New York Public Library After a summer break, the speaker series Live from the nypl returns with a killer fall lineup, including a number of free offerings.
Plus, the dozen or so selections for the series are chosen because they were fan or critical favorites, so you know youre seeing something good.
Keep an eye out for sweet gums, whose star-shaped leaves turn red and purple as autumn progresses, and tulip trees and hickories which display vivid golden yellows.9, the new work marks the first of three one-act ballets to be unveiled at the Metropolitan Opera House in the spring.New York Burlesque Festival., get up close and personal with Christopher Columbus.Winter specials May to September 1) The romance special fall in love all over again!(Next event: Sept 8 noon2pm;.) Brooklyn General Store (128 Union St between Columbia and Hicks Sts, Cobble Hill, Brooklyn;, m ) also offers beginners classes over three consecutive Wednesday evenings every month.Org for a complete lineup.This year also sees the first Omnivorous Party (Sept 23 at 1pm, free) at Dekalb Market, featuring DJs and creative riffs on American street food available for purchase.Drop by local studios, see installations, performance art and works-in-progress in the streets.They were part of a group called the Hudson River School, whose work depict pastoral landscapes throughout New York state.Read more Sat Oct 14 - Sun Oct 15 Have the bejesus scared out of you at the Nightmare haunted house Recommended If the usual Halloween rank and file (zombies, vampires, slutty angels) dont set your knees knocking, perhaps an immersion into the world.Every parade begins with a procession of macabre puppets, and organizers are certainly tempting fate with this years theme of time.This fall, it unveils Imagining the Lowline, demonstrating the solar technology it plans to employ with a small-scale indoor park in Essex Market Building D, an abandoned warehouse space.Travel: Metro-Norths Hudson Line to Philipse Manor.Book now Read more Roosevelt Island Pogo during a rockin outdoor concert Recommended Alfresco concert season might be winding down, but there are still a few choice open-air gigs worth checking out.
Vincent mastermind Annie Clark is one of the year's most highly anticipated collaborations.
Read more Learn how the circus changed New York City Recommended Whatever your feelings on the circusis it a family-friendly diversion or an exploitative, animal-abusing travesty?
The full lineup will be available on September 26, and you can start making reservations the following day.Org/exhibit for details Catch the next big thing bats ecn rebates in indie rock For five days in October, the CMJ Music Marathon hosts more than 1,000 gigs throughout the city, offering music lovers a chance to see bands on the verge of a breakthrough.The meals will be created in teams: Dominique Crenn (San Franciscos Atelier Crenn) joins Alexandre Couillon (La Marine of Noirmoutier, France) to create their take on French cuisine at Dekalb Market ; while locals Carlo Mirarchi (Robertas, Blanca Brooks Headley and Mark Ladner (both Del.A range of programming is planned, including talks and a pair of indoor street fairs (Sept 16, 23) featuring local businesses.M Read more Get out and vote!Why book with letsgo2?While the spectacle is still being finalized, expect plenty of clocks with wings (time fliesha!) and white rabbits frantically checking watches.
Other notable showings include Austrian provocateur Michael Hanekes Amour, which nabbed the Palme dOr at this years Cannes Film Festival, and Noah Baumbachs Frances Ha, which reunites the writer-director with Greenberg star Greta Gerwig, who cowrote the script.