Nov
30
Fri
Navidad: A Mexican-American Christmas, by Calpulli Mexican Dance Company @ Thalia Spanish Theatre
Nov 30 @ 8:00 pm – Dec 16 @ 10:00 pm
Navidad: A Mexican-American Christmas, by Calpulli Mexican Dance Company @ Thalia Spanish Theatre | New York | United States

Calpulli Mexican Dance Company presents an original, limited-run holiday production, “NAVIDAD: A Mexican-American Christmas” at Thalia Spanish Theatre in Sunnyside, Queens, from November 30 to December 16, 2018, The new production celebrates the holiday traditions experienced by a young person of Mexican immigrant parents growing up in New York City. From Aztec-inspired dance to Christmas carols, the youngster tries to bring their two worlds together. In a dream, they imagine the fusion of Mariachi music with Tchaikovsky, folk dance with ballet, and the wonderment of their two cultures. The program, with 16 dancers and core of musicians led by Calpulli’s Music Director George Saenz, tells a story with commissioned works by Mexican and Mexican-American guest choreographers with new musical arrangements and original works. For information and tickets, call (718) 729-3880 or visit www.thaliatheatre.org

When
November 30 to December 16
Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 pm
Sundays at 4:00 pm

Cost:
Tickets, $45; Students and Seniors, $42; Special Group Rates
Fridays only: Tickets, $40; Students and Seniors, $37

Where
Thalia Spanish Theatre
41-17 Greenpoint Avenue, Sunnyside (Queens)
Subway # 7 Local to 40th St. Station. Buses Q60, Q32 to Queens Blvd & 41st St.

Dec
4
Tue
ShapeUp NYC Free dance fitness class every Tuesday until December 18th @ NYC health + hospital /Elmhurst ROOM D4-17A
Dec 4 @ 6:00 pm – Dec 18 @ 6:00 pm
ShapeUp NYC Free dance fitness class every Tuesday until December 18th @ NYC health + hospital /Elmhurst ROOM D4-17A | New York | United States

Dance fitness may feel like a party but it’s also highly effective work out. It’s good for your heart, it makes you stronger and can help with balance and coordination. Music and dance are great stress relievers, all while burning calories.
You come to class, you enjoy your self and let music do the rest. Get your shape in shape for FREE.

Dec
14
Fri
Glow in the Dark Madness! @ Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden
Dec 14 – Dec 15 all-day
Glow in the Dark Madness! @ Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden | New York | United States

Brush off your best white and neon threads for this one! Glow as bright as your headphones at our indoor Glow In The Dark Party. Complete with black lights, glow in the dark face and body painting, glow sticks, and glowing headphones, this party will be hard to miss. Our 3 live DJs will be there to further illuminate the night.

Your 3 live DJs will be spinning all night:
DJ 1 (Green): Top 40 Dance Hits
DJ 2 (Red): 80’s, 90’s & 2K Throwbacks
DJ 3 (Blue): Hip Hop, R&B

Your experience includes:
• A pair of Quiet Events headphones
• Glow in the dark gear
• 3 DJs battling for your attention
• Face and body painting

Special Notes:
• 21+ to party
• Rain or Shine
• Limited tickets available at the door
• Dress code: Relaxed; jeans and sneakers are acceptable

What to bring:
• Valid ID
• You MUST have a credit or debit card for the check-in process. If the headphones are NOT returned, there will be a $100 charge to your credit or debit card after the event.
• No need to print your ticket, just show the code on your phone or they will have your name at the door.

How it works:
When you arrive you’ll receive a pair of special wireless headphones. You can adjust the volume and choose between up to three DJ’s with a flip of a switch. Each headset has a color LED that shows what channel you are listening to, so you can dance along with those listening to the same DJ as you. It’s super social; just lower the volume or take the headphones off to talk to that girl or guy. There’s no loud music that you have to talk over. Plus, there’s no ringing in your ears when you leave!

Dec
15
Sat
The Nutcracker @ Kupferberg Center for the Arts
Dec 15 all-day
The Nutcracker @ Kupferberg Center for the Arts

“The Nutcracker” is the perennial favorite of generations of children and “children at heart”. The treasured holiday adventure follows a little girl’s journey through a fantasy world of fairies, princes, toy soldiers, and an army of mice. Thrill to the same authentic Russian choreography that is performed in Moscow by the famous Bolshoi Ballet. Set to Tchaikovsky’s beloved music, including ” Waltz of the Flowers”, “Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy”, and “Waltz of the Snowflakes,” the entire family will love this magical experience filled with spectacular sets and beautiful costumes.
The annual visit of The State Ballet Theatre of Russia with 55 of Russia’s brightest ballet Stars, with its performance of “The Nutcracker” has become a tradition of the Burlington holiday Season.
DON’T MISS IT!

2nd Annual Douglaston Village Winter Festival @ Douglaston Station Plaza
Dec 15 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
2nd Annual Douglaston Village Winter Festival @ Douglaston Station Plaza | New York | United States

The Douglaston Local Development Corporation, Douglaston Village Chamber of Commerce and PS 98 will host their 2nd Annual Douglaston Village Winter Festival. There will be Skating at our holiday Ice Rink, rides, music, free activities for the children in the village square to get families and friends in a festive spirit. Visitors can also purchase treats and holiday gifts from local vendors and Fifth Grade students fundraiser. There will be music and dance performances, crafts, contests and
much more.

Thanks to the generous support of our City Council Member Paul Vallone and the New York City Department of transportation, the Douglaston LDC is excited to offer the community a chance to gather at our local Plaza and celebrate the holiday season. There will be many local organizations participating, such as the Douglas Manor Environmental Organization, the Douglaston Little Neck Historical Society, Udalls Cove Preservation Committee, Douglaston Garden Club, APEC, local Churches and many more in attendance.

For further details, please visit: www.dougldc.org or www.facebook.com/DouglastonLDC

The Douglaston Local Development Corporation (DLDC) is a not-for-profit organization formed in 2010 by Douglaston residents, merchants and other stakeholders to preserve and protect the unique historical and aesthetic qualities of the Douglaston Village commercial district.

Jan
12
Sat
Four Seasons @ Flushing Town Hall
Jan 12 all-day
Four Seasons @ Flushing Town Hall | New York | United States

“Four Seasons” is a fusion of classical and traditional Chinese aesthetic genres (poetry, music, dance, opera and puppetry) with contemporary shadow theater technique. Conceived and created by the award-winning ensemble, Chinese Theatre Works, it is a vivid, living animation that transcends language and cultural barriers and celebrates the universal cycles of seasons and life passages.

Jan
18
Fri
$5 Silent Disco Beer Garden Dance Party @ Katch Astoria
Jan 18 @ 10:00 pm – Jan 19 @ 3:00 am
$5 Silent Disco Beer Garden Dance Party @ Katch Astoria | New York | United States

On January 18th this party train pulls into Katch Astoria. Katch has everything you need for a funtastic Friday night: food, drinks, and lots of room to dance. Grab a bit and shake a leg or just shake both legs; the choice is yours. Katch also has a plethora of tap options and a host of HDTVs to keep you in the game.

This party brings together hundreds of people singing and dancing while 3 live DJs battle for their attention on the main stage. Sounds like an amazing time, right? Make sure you come out and catch a glimpse (pun intended) of the high jinks!

Your 3 Live DJs are spinning all night:
DJ 1 (Green): Top 40 Dance Hits
DJ 2 (Red): 80’s, 90’s & 2K Throwbacks
DJ 3 (Blue): Hip Hop/R&B

Your Experience Includes:
• A pair of Quiet Events headphones
• Glow in the Dark gear
• 3 live DJ’s battling for your attention
• Jello Shot Specials

Special notes:
• 21+
• Rain or shine
• Dress Code: Casual

What to bring:
• Valid ID
• You MUST have a credit or debit card for the check-in process. If the headphones are NOT returned, there will be a $100 charge to your credit or debit card after the event.
• No need to print your ticket, just show the code on your phone or they will have your name at the door.

How it works:
When you arrive you’ll receive a pair of special wireless headphones. You can adjust the volume and choose between up to three DJ’s with a flip of a switch. Each headset has a color LED that shows what channel you are listening to. It’s super social; you’re in control of the music! There’s no loud music that you have to talk over. Plus, there’s no ringing in your ears when you leave!