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Thu 26

‘Babel’ ▲

Theatre at 14th St. Y, 344 East 14th St.

7:30 p.m. $15-$70

A spectacle that reinvents one of the oldest stories in the world, interpreted by Acrobatic Dance Theater. Through Feb. 5.

212-780-0800. 14streety.org/babel

Queernucopia Comedy

The Unicorn, 105 Henry St.

7:30-9 p.m.

Featuring a hilarious lineup, including an Orthodox Jewish transsexual, a recovering Catholic and others.

917-450-4178. queernucopiacomedy.com

Fri 27

Holocaust Remembrance

Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, 26 Wooster St.

6-8 p.m.

‘Triangles,’ performance-installation by Ann P. Meredith to honor lives, persecution, and deaths of people forced to wear triangles during Holocaust.

212-431-2609. leslielohman.org

Overnight Sound

Golden Bridge Yoga, 253 Centre St.

9 p.m.-7 a.m. $100

Start with intention circle and meditation. Then, deeply rest within overnight sound bath that will include breaks of silence.

212-343-8191. nyc.goldenbridgeyoga.com

Sat 28

‘Love for Sale’

SoHo Playhouse, 15 Vandam St.

8-10 p.m. $40

A naive American songstress turns up in a Parisian café to escape the Depression and make her name. but other things are in store in the City of Light.

212-691-1555. sohoplayhouse.com

Firecracker ceremony

Sara D. Roosevelt Park, at Grand & Chrystie Streets

11 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Free

The Chinese Lunar New Year Day event features a spectacular firecracker show, musical performances, dance and more.


Sun 29

Bettye LaVette ▲

City Winery, 155 Varick St.

8-10 p.m. $35-$50

The American soul singer-songwriter’s 71st birthday bash and all-request show — requests to be submitted by pre-paid ticket purchasers.

212-608-0555. citywinery.com

Chinese Theater

Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Assoc., 62 Mott St.

3-5 p.m. Free

New York Chinese Community Theater presents these programs: ‘The West Lake’; ‘Picking Up the Jade Bracelet’ and ‘The Sword Dance.’

212-226-6280. caacarts.org

Mon 30

‘New Catastrophe’

Housing Works Bookstore Cafe, 126 Crosby St.

7-8:30 p.m.

Mike Scalise launches his award-winning memoir ‘The Brand New Catastrophe’ in conversation with celebrated novelist Kaitlyn Greenidge.

212-334-3324. housingworks.org

Wake Up to Joy

Coco-Mat USA, 49 Mercer St.

6-8 p.m. $30, pre-register.

Evening of fun and traditional cutting of the Vassilopita; Agapi Stassinopoulos shares secrets to living life with joy and guided meditation.

212-431-2626. coco-mat.com

Tue 31

‘Snack’ & ‘Walker Adams’

Pianos, 158 Ludlow St.

7-9 p.m. Free.

Horseduck fans, get ready for a ride on a horseduck that quacks and gallops, with the band Snack following.

212-505-3733. pianosnyc.com

Taiko Drumming

PS 134 Elementary School, 293 East Broadway.

3-4:30 p.m. Free.

Learn ancient form of Japanese drumming; with its origins in Shinto traditions, Taiko drumming is viewed as a spiritual art. Open to all ages.

212-674-6032. omnytaiko.org

Wed 1

Hitchcock’s ‘The Birds’ ▼

Tompkins Square Library, 331 East 10th St.

6 p.m. Free.

1963 thriller starring Rod Taylor and Tippi Hedren; wealthy socialite pursues potential boyfriend to small town, when birds begin to attack people.

212-228-4747. nypl.org

250 Years

St. Paul’s Chapel, 209 Broadway.

6:30 p.m. Free.

John Butler, professor emeritus of American studies, history, and religious Studies at Yale University gives a lecture entitled “Gotham, Religion, and the Fright of Modernity: 1880-1960.”

212-602-0800. trinitywallstreet.org

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