Oct 10 2018 – Jan 10 2019 all-day
12:00 am
New 2018 Artist Co-Op exhibition at Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning opens next Thursday. JCAL’s Artist Co-Op is an annual exhibition featuring emerging and mid-career artists from around the borough of Queens and NYC. The goal of the exhibition seeks to reflect the diversity, talent, and quality of work in the Visual Arts of Queens.
Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL)
Dec 27 @ 10:00 pm – 11:30 pm
10:00 pm
Join British comedian Dominic Fogarty as he brings his BBC project live to the stage at the Creek and the Cave! Joined by some funny friends, he attempts to understand the delicacies and intricacies of American culture. Featuring the wonderful… Maddy Smith (NY Comedy Festival) Mike Mercadal (Zeroes on Heros) Brandon Garner (Funny or Die)
The Creek and The Cave
Dec 31 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
7:00 pm
Say goodbye to 2018 in style with The Roast of 2018- a lovingly irreverent comedy show where all the celebrities who died this year come back from the grave for ONE NIGHT ONLY to roast each other senseless. If you’re easily offended, stay home. But if you want to see what kind of acerbic one-liners
The Creek and The Cave
Jan 5 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
1:00 pm
In honor of the Year of the Pig and Flushing Town Hall’s 40th anniversary, a very special Red Envelope Show featuring artwork by professional visual artists, curated by Bert Chau of Grumpy Bert, and community members (that means YOU!) This exhibition is an homage to the red celebration envelopes the Chinese community distributes during the
Flushing Town Hall
7:30 pm
The NYC Shadow Slam returns with another brilliant selection of shadow performances by local puppet illuminati. Chinese Theater Works’ Kuang-Yu Fong and Stephen Kaplin will once more curate an evening of short works ranging across the full spectrum of traditional and cutting edge shadow theater, animation, video and film.
Flushing Town Hall
Jan 12 all-day
12:00 am
“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.
Flushing Town Hall
1:00 pm
FTH Teaching/Visual Artist Tina Seligman will lead a drop-in Red Envelope Show workshop. Create your original artwork on a red envelope and hang it on our celebration clotheslines. Materials and red envelopes provided. Maximum 2 per participant.
Flushing Town Hall
2:00 pm
Bayside Historical Society will hold its 18th Annual Winter Art Show at its home in the Castle in Fort Totten Park, January 13-27, 2019. The show will feature work produced by Queens-based artists, primarily from northeast Queens. Attendees can expect to find a variety of artistic styles and mediums, including representational painting, abstract painting, drawing,
Bayside Historical Society
6:00 pm
Draw from a live nude model. Bring your sketch pad with your favorite drawing medium. Each artist will have the opportunity to hone their skills with a series of quick and long poses while listening to music in a relaxing non-judgmental environment. Refreshments and snacks are available to get your creative juices flowing.
Flushing Town Hall