The 36th Asbury Short Film Concerts land at Kaufman Astoria Movie Studios! Asbury Shorts, New York’s longest running short film exhibition reels into Kaufman Astoria Studios in Astoria, Queens for the first time, presenting their nationally recognized 36th Short Film Concert. The same lineup of globally honored shorts will run both nights combining world renowned shorts from the past with current festival award winners providing a rare opportunity for audiences to see elite, international films on a real cinema screen! Tickets can also be purchased at the door both nights for cash only.
When: Thursday, October 19 – Friday, October 20, 7:30 PM
Where: Kaufman Astoria Studios Zukor Room, 34-12 36th Street, Astoria, NY 11106
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Betsayda Machado is an icon of Afro-Venezuelan music and culture. Experience the passion, color, and contagious beats of the Afro-Venezuelan soul through traditional rhythms and dances of Betsayda Machado and La Parranda El Clavo, multi-generational percussion band.
When: Saturday, October 21, 7 PM (Dance Lesson) & 8 PM (Concert)
Where: Flushing Town Hall, 137-35 Northern Blvd, Flushing, NY 11354
Admission: $16, $10/Members & Students (Non-Members save 20% with code: EB20)
Join in for a fun and exciting fundraiser for the Oratorio Society of Queens! It will be a night full of bowling, karaoke, food, and prizes-you don’t want to miss this! Each ticket will get you 2 games of bowling (3rd game optional), shoe rental, a cold cut hero & side salads, a dessert, & a coffee/tea! Call OSQ to reserve your tickets today!
When: Saturday, October 21, 7:30 PM
Where: San-Dee Lanes, 342 Hempstead Avenue, Malverne, NY, 11565
Admission: $35 Regular; $30 Seniors 62+ & students with ID; $10 children
Join the Queensborough Performing Arts Center for Kol Esperanza! This Israeli based vocal group (whose name means “Voice of Hope”), will be making their New York debut following their successful tours in Israel, Germany and Central America. This classically trained, operatic pop ensemble, can sing it all! The program reflects their astonishing vocal versatility, with selections of Israeli favorites, Jewish classics, Broadway showstoppers, opera crossovers, American standards and pop hits performed expertly by a company of eleven, all in one entertaining afternoon. More than just a concert, Kol Esperanza is an international phenomenon. Be one of the first to experience this vibrant, moving and uplifting program!
When: Sunday, October 22, 3 PM
Where: Queensborough Performing Arts Center, 222-05 56th Avenue, Bayside, NY 11364
Admission: Starting at $40