Weekly Entertainment Calendar - November 16 - November 23
by Jennifer Khedaroo
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Help decorate the Castle with the Bayside Historical Society and enjoy cookies and hot cocoa!
Help decorate the Castle with the Bayside Historical Society and enjoy cookies and hot cocoa!
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Art

Broadway Billboard: Welcome - Ongoing - Titled Welcome, Légaré’s billboard presents an ambiguous scene. An ordinary welcome mat faces the viewer, whose perspective looks out toward the sea. The orientation of the mat may suggest that the sight of the sea, in its sublime immensity and power, may be a welcoming tonic from the conflicts of contemporary society. |Socrates Sculpture Park, 32-01 Vernon Blvd, LIC

Self-Interned, 1942: Noguchi in Poston War Relocation Center - Ongoing - 'Curated by Noguchi Museum Senior Curator Dakin Hart, Self-Interned, 1942 brings together about two dozen works from the Museum’s collection, dating from before, during, and after Noguchi’s time at Poston, along with a substantial selection of archival documents. | Noguchi Museum, 9-01 33rd Road (at Vernon Boulevard), Long Island City

Patty Chang: The Wandering Lake, 2009-2017 - Ongoing; All day - The Wandering Lake, 2009-2017 allows viewers to navigate through Chang’s personal, associative, and narrative meditation on mourning, care-giving, geopolitics, and landscape. The exhibition has been structured to replicate the complex way in which stories develop through geography, history, cultural mythology, fiction, and personal experience. | Queens Museum, Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Music/Dance

Frida Libre - November 16 - 19 - Thurs @ 7:30pm | Fri @ 8pm & Sat @ 2pm (Spanish version) - After years of meticulous study on the life and work of Frida Kahlo, actress Flora Martínez presents her unique vision of the magical world of one of the most influential women in Latin American history. | Queens Theatre, 14 United Nations Avenue South, Corona

Astoria Big Band: Memories of Jazz in Queens - Fri, November 19; 8 pm - Presenting the music of Queens' greats including Dizzy Gillespie, Louis Armstrong, Jimmy Heath and more! $16 | Flushing Town Hall, 137-35 Northern Blvd, Flushing

Little Shops of Horrors - Sat & Sun, November 18 & 19 | Sat @ 8pm; Sun @ 3pm - The hilarious & deviously delicious sci-fi smash Off-Broadway musical about a man-eating plant who helps a nerdy florist find success & romance in a most unusual way on Skid Row. For tickets, go to www.theatrebythebay.com of call 718-428-6363. | Theatre by the Bay , 1300 209th Street, Bayside

Film

Nights of Cabiria (Le notte di Cabiria) - Fri, November 17 - 7:30 pm - In what Pauline Kael called “Fellini’s finest film,” Masina gives a heartwarming performance as a tough Roman streetwalker. In the decades before its 35mm reissue in 1998 by Rialto, the film had only been seen in dreary 16mm dupe prints. Rialto also restored a seven-minute sequence that had been cut before its original release. | Museum of the Moving Image, 36-01 35th Ave, Astoria

Family/Kids

Gingerbread Lane - Until January 14 - Visitors can marvel at homemade gingerbread houses made entirely of edible gingerbread, royal icing and candy. Free w/ NYSCI Admission. | NY Hall of Science, 47-01 111th Street, Corona

Decorate the Castle for the Holidays - Sunday,November 19 - 10 am - 4 pm - We're decking the halls, trimming the tree, and welcoming volunteers who'd like to lend a hand! Cookies & Cocoa for all! | Bayside Historical Society, 208 Totten Avenue, Bayside

Sunnyside Shines Holiday Lighting - Sun, November 12 | 6 - 7 pm - Featuring live performances by The Fabulous Fezziwigs, the Sunnyside Youth Drum Crops and McManus Irish Dance. Free hot chocolate & a visit from Santa!| 46th Street & Queens Blvd @ The Arch, Sunnyside
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