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October 2017
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Charles Addams: Family and Friends

Oct 13, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - Feb 18, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Morris-Jumel Mansion,
65 Jumel Terrace
New York, NY 10032 United States
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Final Addams Postcard

Charles Addams Family and Friends will explore family values, rearing of children, entertaining and family outings. Additionally, the exhibition looks at New York and presidential life and will feature memorabilia as well as other Addams ephemera. Charles Addams Family and Friends will explore family values, rearing of children, entertaining and family outings. Additionally, the exhibition looks at New York and presidential life and will feature memorabilia as well as other Addams ephemera. Calendar of Events Charles Addams: Family and Friends…

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$30

Dracula

October 20 @ 7:00 pm - November 5 @ 7:00 pm
Morris-Jumel Mansion,
65 Jumel Terrace
New York, NY 10032 United States
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Dracula

Morris-Jumel Mansion has announced the presentation of the Steven Dietz adaptation of Dracula directed by Vincent Carbone. Bram Stoker’s gothic legend of seduction and immortality will be presented in the historic Octagon room of the mansion surrounded by period art and furnishings. Closely following the plot of the novel, the play chronicles Count Dracula’s journey to England, his stalking of two young women, and his pursuit and eventual defeat by the heroines’ suitors and their associates. Director Carbone says, “With…

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$100

CURIOSITIES

October 22 @ 7:00 pm - 11:55 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until Dec 26, 2017
The Menagerie,
627 5th Avenueq
Brooklyn, NY 11215 United States
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CURIOSITIES is an immersive theatrical experience set in an illegal 1930s sideshow world full of bootleggers, deviants, performers, and misfits who have banded together under the wing of their keeper, The Professor, for better or for worse. Audiences are invited into a secret performance of Professor Mysterium’s Menagerie of Wonder, an illicit evening of seduction and danger. We welcome you to the underground world of the Menagerie’s subterranean jazz club as you traverse the tunnels under the watchful eye of…

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$18

TaRaRaBOOM: A Three Sisters MishMash

October 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Robert Moss Theater,
440 Lafayette St, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10003 United States
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TaRaRaBoom

TaRaRaBOOM: A Three Sisters MishMash is the inaugural production of CRASH Theater Co. (www.crashtheater.com) Olga, Masha, and Irina are stuck. After the death of their father, they long to return to a time and place that exists only in their memory. Their world is populated with living ghosts and broken clocks, and love isn’t quite strong enough to save them. But what difference does it make? Nothing even matters, anyway… An exploration of what makes life absurdly serious and seriously…

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$15.00

RISK! Live at Littlefield

October 22 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Littlefield,
622 Degraw St.
Brooklyn, United States
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RISK! is a live show and podcast “where people tell true stories they never thought they’d dare to share in public” hosted by Kevin Allison, of the legendary TV sketch comedy troupe The State. The award-winning live show happens monthly in New York and Los Angeles. It’s featured people like Janeane Garofalo, Lisa Lampanelli, Kevin Nealon, Margaret Cho, Marc Maron, Sarah Silverman, Lili Taylor, Rachel Dratch, Andy Borowitz and more, dropping the act and showing a side of themselves we’ve…

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Free

Fashionably Strange: A History of Victorian Creepiness A talk/slide show by J.R. Pepper

October 22 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Quimby’s Bookstore NYC,
536 metropolitan Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11211 United States
Fashionably Strange

From professional mourning clothing, taxidermy, and an obsession with death to bizarre photography and fashionable communication with the spirit world, there’s no doubt that the Victorians were decidedly creepy. In this talk we will explore what made the Victorians the true masters of the true masters of the macabre.”

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Electric Arches: A Conversation with Eve L. Ewing and Jamilah Lemieux

October 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Housing Works Bookstore Cafe,
126 Crosby Street
New York, NY 10012 United States
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Eve Ewing

Chicago-born writer and scholar Eve L. Ewing celebrates the launch of her collection of poetry Electric Arches, with a conversation with Jamilah Lemieux, followed by a book signing.

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Free

Side Ponytail – FREE Comedy Show (feat. Masters of None writer Andy Blitz!)

October 23 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friends and Lovers,
641 Classon Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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This weekly showcase at Friends and Lovers in Crown Heights features some of the best performers in the city and from around the country ready to knock the hair to the side of your head! Andy Blitz (Netflix’s Masters of None writer) Che Durena (Just For Laughs) Carmen Lagala (Bridgetown Comedy Festival) Mara Wiles (Seeso’s Hidden America with Jonah Ray) Hayden Kristal (opened for Maria Bamford) ALWAYS FREE // 8PM // FRIENDS AND LOVERS, BK produced by Carolyn Busa, Julia…

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Free

WORDS : A Comedy Show

October 23 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Our Wicked Lady,
153 Morgan Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221 United States
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We’re back with another great show! A great line-up of comedians, drinks given away, and all the fun you could ask for. Did I mention it’s free? It is. Check it out: Matt Ruby Mike Cannon Drew Dowdey Sean Donnelly Katie Hannigan Anthony DeVito Jon Laster

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$5 suggested

Final Fantasy 10.24: Haunted

October 24 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friends and Lovers,
641 Classon Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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Final Fantasy is NYC’s best and most diverse reading series, bringing together journalists, poets & essayists to read on a dreamy theme. We’re back with a killer lineup for our October reading. Come get haunted by Rawiya Kameir (The Fader), Collier Meyerson (The Nation), Stephon Lawrence, Mehreen Kasana (Bustle), Andy Huang, Justin Allen, James Yeh (Vice) & MORE. Then stick around for drinks & monster mashing with a DJ set by “v spooky” Jeremiah. $5 suggested donation. 30 percent of…

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