Weekly Entertainment Calendar - September 2
by Jennifer Khedaroo
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Watch a variety of dance groups perform on September 4 to 6 as part of the Suite Summer Festival.
Watch a variety of dance groups perform on September 4 to 6 as part of the Suite Summer Festival.
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Get an idea of what the waves looked like during 2013’s hurricane season on September 3 at the New York Hall of Science.
Get an idea of what the waves looked like during 2013’s hurricane season on September 3 at the New York Hall of Science.
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Art

October Waves -Thurs, Sept. 3 - Photographs taken by Sandra Gottlieb, October Waves is a series of photographs taken each day at sunset during the October 2013 hurricane season at Rockaway Beach, Queens. The photos focus on the immense and powerful waves, and explore the texture, light and shapes within the water. | New York Hall of Science, 47-01 111th St., Corona

Wind Tunnel- Fri, Sept. 4 , 10 am - 6 pm - Neil Goldberg’s “Wind Tunnel” is an intimate portrait of the New York City subway system capturing the movement of people’s hair thrown by the powerful blast of air that precedes an oncoming train. | BRIC Arts Media House, 647 Fulton St., Fort Greene



Block Party: NYC Soul of Summer - Fri, Sept. 4, 11 am - 6 pm - Anderson Zaca’s photo collection celebrates New Yorkers across races and classes, sharing regional pride from different neighborhoods through the lens of the NYC block party. | United Photo Industry, 16 Main St., Dumbo



How the Cats Took Over the Internet - Thurs, Sept. 10, 10:30 am to 8 pm - This exhibition, which includes screenings and live events, looks at the phenomenon of cats online and how they have transfixed a generation of web users. Ongoing. | Museum of the Moving Image, 36-01 35 Ave, Astoria

Music/Dance

Suite Summer Festival - Fri, Sept. 4 to Sun, Sept. 6, In-Sight Dance Company’s Suite Summer Festival gathers compelling professional dance companies from New York City and beyond to create a diverse dance experience in Queens. Free. | Socrates Sculpture Park, 32-01 Vernon Blvd, Long Island City

Rock & Roll Review Show - Sat, Sept. 5, 9 pm - A show featuring tributes to Elivs, Johnny Cash, Buddy Holly, Jerry Lee Lewis & more! No Cover!| Brooklyn Colony, 274 Fourth Avenue, Park Slope

Isolde - Sun, Sept. 6, 7:30 to 9:30 pm - Inspired by the legend of Tristan and Isolde, Isolde is a new American play about memory, identity, the ephemeral, and infidelity. It is written and directed by Richard Maxwell. | Theatre for a New Audience, 262 Ashland Place, Boerum Hill

Fool’s Gold Day Off Festival - Mon, Sept. 7, 4 p.m. - Featuring performances by Meek Mill, A-Trak, Flatbush Zombies, Skepta, Post Malone, Gladiator, Towkio, Brenmar, D.R.A.M., Falcons, Nick Catchdubs, Leaf, Bosco, and Fame School. | Brooklyn Live @ The Inlet, 50 Kent Ave. between 11th and 12th St., Williamsburg

Brooklyn Conservatory of Music Open House - Tues, Sept. 8, 12 p.m. - Take part in mini music classes to find out what best fits you. Demo classes start on Sept. 8th and run through the month. | Brooklyn Conservatory of Music, 58 Seventh Ave., Park Slope

Film

Daddy Longlegs - Thurs, Sept. 3, 7 to 10 pm - A screening of the Safdie Brothers’ 2009 film Daddy Longlegs. The screening will be followed by a conversation with the directors and a reception. The film is a swan song to excuses and irresponsibility, to fatherhood and self-created experiences, and to what it’s like to be truly torn between being a child and being an adult. | Roulette, 509 Atlantic Avenue, Boerum Hill

Once Upon a Time in America - Friday, Sept. 4, 7 p.m. - Sergio Leone’s ten-years-in-the-making masterwork does for the gangster film what his visionary spaghetti westerns did for the horse opera, brilliantly reimagining the genre as a vehicle for limitless stylistic expression. | Museum of the Moving Image, 36-01 35th Avenue, Astoria



Slumflower - Thurs, Sept. 10, 6:30 pm - The founders of sartorial blog Street Etiquette present their short film, “Slumflower,” an exploration of black male identity through the eyes of a 10-year old boy finding beauty and growth in the midst of concrete. | Brooklyn Historical Society, Brooklyn Heights

Family/Kids

Paint Party: Workshop for Children with ASD - Sat, Sept. 5, 10:30 am to 12 pm - Hands-on science experiments and sensory-rich art projects in workshops specially designed for young children, ages 3–5, with autism spectrum disorder and their parents and siblings. Free. To reserve a spot please call 718-683-9366 or email dmeza@nysci.org | New York Hall of Science, 47-01 111th St, Corona

Make It: Scribble Bot - Sat, Sept. 5, 1 to 5 pm - In this one-hour workshop, learn about electronics while making the world’s simplest robot: the Scribble Bot! Not only does this bot dance and skitter around, but it draws while it moves, creating colorful works of art. No soldering required. Recommended for ages 6 and older. $7 per adult/child pair. | New York Hall of Science, 47-01 111th St, Corona

Family Fun Day - Sun, Sept. 6, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. - Meet & Greet with Cyberchase’s Digit! Bounce House, Face painters and more! | Rego Center, 61-35 Junction Blvd., Rego Park



The Buzz about Bees - Thurs, Sept. 10, 10 am - Don’t be scared! A celebration of the busy bees who pollinate the city that never sleeps. | Bayside Historical Society, 208 Totten Ave., Bayside

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