#WeeklyColumn | It’s In Queens! | March 29 to April 3
Where to begin this week? Get covered in colored talcum powder at the Phagwah Parade or swim in bubbles at a circus. Build wonderful creations at Brick Fest or fall in love at a romantic concert. Rock out at a jam or explore a 19th century Civil War Continue Reading
#PickoftheWeek | Wrestling (arm + pro) comes to Queens
It’s Grapple in the Big Apple Weekend with Queens hosting two high-level, strength-testing, chest-thumping tournaments.
A night of professional wrestling, entitled “Three The Hard Way,” is set for the St. Sebastian Parish Center in Woodside on Friday, March 22, at 7 p.m.
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#WeeklyColumn | It’s In Queens! | March 22 to 28
Let’s get physical! Arm wrestling and professional wrestling come to town this week. So do acrobats, jugglers, contortionists, dancers, musicians, and flying actors. Then there’s a 30-kilometer road race. We need a weekend to recover from our weekend.
March 22, Three The Hard Way, 7 Continue Reading
#InTheLoop | Queens World Film Festival to screen more than 200 movies over 11 days in March
Let the numbers do the talking. More than 200 movies from 31 nations with 16 world premieres over 11 days. Then add 79 pieces by women, 14 with LGBTQ themes, 15 by Asian filmmakers, and six by kids for kids.
Now let the words back it up. The Continue Reading
#WeeklyColumn | It’s In Queens! March 15 to March 21
It’s a jam-packed week with multi-show Shakespeare, flamenco, children’s theater, and outsider art that ends with the launch of the always multi-show Queens World Film Festival, which will screen more than 200 movies this year. There’s also time for one-shot deals with Nat King Cole, Garifuna culture, opera Continue Reading