Out & About

| 16 Sep 2016 | 04:40

    Thu 22

    ‘My Blind Brother’Roxy Hotel, 2 Avenue Of The Americas

    6:30 p.m. $30

    Watch a prescreening of the original comedy “My Blind Brother” and listen to The Week.com’s editor-in-chief Ben Frumin interview director Sophie Goodhart after the screening

    212-519-6600. www.roxyhotelnyc.com

    Open Mic NightThe Village Underground, 130 West Third St.

    9:15 p.m. $15

    Spend the night with emcee Ron Grant as he leads a program of local musicians showcasing their talents onstage

    212-777-7745. www.thevillageunderground.com

    Fri 23

    Melanie Martinez Hammerstein Ballroom, 311 West 34th St.

    8 p.m. $51 and up

    “The Voice” winner, Melanie Martinez performs for one night only

    212-564-4882. www.melaniemartinezmusic.com

    Who’s The KingNew York Public Library, 9 Murray St.

    2 p.m.-midnight, free

    Engage with adults and teens in some healthy competition through chess, checkers and scrabble at the Tribeca branch of the New York Public Library

    917-275-6975. www.nypl.org

    Sat 24

    Dar Williams Last NightCity Winery, 143 Varick St.

    8 p.m. $83

    Join Dar Williams as this pop folk singer-songwriter performs her last night in New York before heading to Massachusetts

    212-608-0555. www.darwilliams.com

    IsolaThe Cornelia Street Café, 29 Cornelia St.6 p.m., $15 cover

    Watch a spoken word performance by Erin Soler of Oscar Wilde’s writing with music by David Aaron, Megan Shumate Beaumont, Marie McAuliffe and David Gould

    212-989-9319. www.corneliastreetcafe.com

    Sun 25

    Greenwich Village Orchestra’s 30th Anniversary Season Kick-OffWashington Irving Auditorium, 38 Irving Place

    3-5 p.m. $20 adults; $!0 seniors and children suggested donation

    Join Barbara Yahr as she conducts the opening night of the Greenwich Village Orchestra’s 30th year of music

    212-674-5000. www.gvo.org

    Gefilte GumboMuseum of Jewish Heritage, 36 Battery Place

    2 p.m.-midnight. $15 members; $20 general admission

    Explore the Jewish culinary history and learn how different foods joined to make dishes such as collards with griebenes and gumbo with creole matzah balls.

    646-437-4202. www.mjhnyc.org

    Mon 26

    ‘The Uncondemned’Museum of Jewish Heritage, 36 Battery Place

    7 p.m. Free

    Watch a prescreening of the documentary, which follows the first prosecution that considers rape as an international war crime.

    646-437-4202. www.njhnyc.org

    Comedy Club NightGreenwich Village Comedy Club, 99 MacDougal St.

    9:45 p.m. $22

    Join a great night of laughs with a lineup of comedians from FOX Laughs to Last Comic Standing

    212-777-5233. www.greenwichvillagecomedyclub.com

    Tue 27

    Community Board 1Lower Manhattan HQ, 150 Broadway, 20th Floor

    6 p.m.

    212-669-7970 www.nyc.gov/html/mancb1/

    NY QuadrilleJoyce Theater, 175 Eighth Ave.

    7:30 p.m. $41

    Watch the first night of innovative choreography by Lar Lubovitch as it unfolds on the specially constructed stage of the Joyce Theater

    212-242-0800. www.joyce.org

    Wed 28

    Volleyball After WorkEsplanade Plaza, 75 Battery Place

    6-7:30 p.m. Free

    Make some friends and have healthy fun with other adults by playing volleyball after a long day of work

    212-267-9700. www.bpcparks.org

    Taino music with IrkaSmithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian, 1 Bowling Green

    10:15 a.m.-noon Free, registration is required

    Learn about Taino culture with Irka Mateo as she teaches children through stories, songs, movements and hands-on activities.

    800-242-6624. www.americanindian.si.edu