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Are you looking for free things to do in New York City (NYC) on September 27, 2018?

Don't miss the opportunities that only New York provides! Exciting, high quality, unique and off the beaten path free events and free things to do take place in New York each day of the year, any time of the day: whether it's a weekday or a weekend, day or night, morning or evening or afternoon, December or July, April or November! These events will take your breath away! 57 free events take place on September 27 in New York City.

New York City (NYC) never ceases to amaze you with quantity and quality of its free culture and free entertainment. Check out September 27 and see for yourself. Summer or Winter, Spring or Fall! Just click on any day of the calendar above and you'll find most inspiring and entertaining free events to go to and free things to do on each day of September . Don't miss the opportunities that only New York provides!

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Here is what we find especially interesting on the free events scene in the month of June: New York Philharmonics Concerts in the Parks, Metropolitran Opera Recitals, Make Music New York Day which always takes place on June 21st, Washington Square Music festival on Tuesday nights.

Some events take place all year long: same day of the week, same time there are there for you to take advantage of. One of the oldest free weekly events in Manhattan is Dixieland Jazz with the Gotham Jazzmen, which happen at noon every Tuesday. Another one is Federal Reserve Bank Tour, which takes place every week day at 1 pm.
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All events, things to do on September 27, 2018 are free unless otherwise noted.

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One hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises. For a breath of fresh air, take your workouts outdoors. Parks are becoming a logical alternative environment for those who want to add variety to their workouts, or who just don't like the gym. And, it's an affordable way to increase physical activity opportunities, because there's nothing special to build. Exercise with a view, in natural sunlight, with green scenery all around bestows health benefits that can’t be found indoors. Scientific studies have shown that the pleasure of being outdoors for example gives your brain, psyche, and immune system an extra boost. Led by trained professionals, and suitable for all levels. Wear comfortable clothing and bring water. Tuesdays and Thursdays through December 28, 2018.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Workshops, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Morning Fitness

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These free tours take place at various times during the day, all day long. You can make reservations for as many tours as your schedule allows. SoHo, Little Italy and Chinatown Brooklyn Bridge, Brooklyn Heights + DUMBO 3 Hour Lower Manhattan Harlem Chelsea and the High Line 6 Hour Downtown Combined Greenwich Village Central Park Lower Manhattan Midtown Manhattan Grand Central Terminal Graffiti and Street Art Tours World Trade Center
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Tours, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, 13 tours, all City neighborhoods, any time of the day, choose one tour or many

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The tour of City Hall includes a discussion of the building's history, art, architecture, and civic function.
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Tours, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, City Hall Tour for Individuals

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A career criminal finds the ultimate hideout by taking on another man's identity. Director: Steve Sekely        Starring Paul Henreid, Joan Bennett, Eduard Franz, Leslie Brooks, John Qualen.    83 min.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Films, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Hollow Triumph (1948): drama-crime film

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Looking for a job? Discover what tools to use to find vacancies, learn inside tips from a certified Talent Acquisition Strategist on where to find job postings and what HR is looking for in your application. Laptops will be first-come-first-served; bring your own if you have one. Also bring paper copies of your resume/cover letter, or have the file accessible via email or flash drive. Please do not arrive late interrupting the class.
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Workshops, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Essentials for Job Seekers: Interviewing

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Dancing with the Future is a production that pushes the boundaries of art and science, fusing dance, evolutionary dynamics, and an interactive game. It explores the mechanisms of cooperation and investigates a question that is at the heart of all sustainable development, yet remains widely elusive because it entails a moral component that cannot easily be assessed: Are humans able to cooperate with future generations? In other words, what planet are we willing to leave behind for the people who will come after us? The concept was devised by Martin Nowak and Gloria Benedikt; the choreography was headed by Gloria Benedikt, Mimmo Miccolis, Henoch Spinola, and Sophia Isidore. The performance will be accompanied by a stage game designed by Piotr Magnuszewski.
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Dance Performances, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Dancing with the Future: Fusing Dance and Game-Playing

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The organ works of J.S. Bach (1685-1750) offered in 30-minute meditations. Bach at Noon concerts take place every Tuesdays through Fridays, from September 11, 2018 to May 22, 2019.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Concerts, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Bach at Noon

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Summertime, and the livin’ is easy... so swing on by for toe-tappin’ performances by New York’s finest, playing ragtime, stride, and jazz to your heart’s delight. Deanna Witkowski is the winner of the Great American Jazz Piano Competition.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Concerts, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Piano in the Park: Ragtime, Stride, and Jazz

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A tour of The Battery, a 25-acre park at the tip of Manhattan. Learn about the park's rich history, many important landmarks and monuments, the Seaglass Carousel, 134,000 square feet of beautiful perennial gardens designed by renowned Dutch garden designer Piet Oudolf, and so much more.
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Tours, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Tour The Battery

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Learn about central banking functions that Federal Reserve System performs and see Bank's vault of international monetary gold on bedrock of Manhattan Island, five stories below street level. Learn why Federal Reserve has "Federal" in its name, while it's a private bank, not Federal at all. Tour times: 1:00pm, 2:00pm. This tour takes place Mondays through Fridays, except bank holidays.
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Tours, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Federal Reserve Bank Tour

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Join Lynn Ringhaver for a 3 week series of programs dedicated to your physical and mental balance. Lessons will focus on the connections between the mind, body and healthy aging, breathing practices and mindfulness and more. Upcoming dates: Thursday, October 4, 2018, 1 p.m. Thursday, October 11, 2018, 1 p.m. The participants must commit to all 3 sessions.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Lessons, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Healthy Aging

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Take a mid-day pause to refresh your mind and re-establish your center in the midst of bustling city life. Meditation is a powerful tool to eliminate stress, to heal the body, mind, and brain, and to enhance your personal well-being and positive relationship with the world. Mondays through Thursdays
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Workshops, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Lunchtime Meditation

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A callous showgirl is adored by a naive nightclub busboy, who gets the chance to prove his love to her when he's injured. Directors Irving Reis. Starring Henry Fonda, Lucille Ball, Agnes Moorehead, Barton MacLane, Eugène Pallette. 88 min.
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Films, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, The Big Street (1942): love story

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The exhibition explores the confluence of art, love, science, and religion in the extraordinary art of Orra White Hitchcock, one of America’s first female scientific illustrators. White exhibited a prodigious scientific mind and abundant artistic talent at an early age. The exhibition traces her development from schoolgirl projects to highly accomplished renderings of the natural scenery of the Connecticut River Valley used in her husband’s many geology publications. Less well known are colorful paintings on cotton—some more than twelve feet long—that were used to illustrate her husband’s many college lectures on geology, botany, zoology, and anatomy. A tour of led by museum gallery guides.
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Gallery Talks, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Gallery Tour: Charting the Divine Plan: The Art of Orra White Hitchcock (1796–1863)

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Music In Midtown presents a chamber music concert featuring a stellar group of musicians from the performance program, including Nora Bartosik, piano; Magdalena Filipczak, violin; Pala Garcia, violin; Nikoloz Namoradze, piano; John Popham, violoncello; Alexei Tartakovski, piano; Xiaoming Tian, baritone; and Jin Suk Yu, violin. Works by Poulenc, Ravel, Rimsky-Korsakov and Schubert will be performed.
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Concerts, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Chamber Music on Fifth: Poulenc, Ravel, Rimsky-Korsakov, Schubert

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François Couperin (1668-1733), called “François Le Grand,” is considered the most illustrious member of the Couperin family. His four books of keyboard suites contain some of the richest and most exquisite music of the French Baroque. To commemorate the 350th anniversary of his birth, this program will include selections from his Troisième Ordre and his magnificent Huitième Ordre in its entirety. Rebecca Pechefsky will be performing both suites. Harpsichordist Rebecca Pechefsky has performed in such venues as Carnegie Hall’s Well Recital Hall, Merkin Hall, and the Morris-Jumel Mansion. Recent European engagements include recitals in in Tallinn, London, Milan, Bologna, Amsterdam, Berlin, and Basel. 
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Concerts, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Works by François Couperin for harpsichord

Park Walk |


Walk straight through the heart of Central Park on this east-to-west tour led by guides. Enjoy a great variety of the scenic, sculptural, and ar chitectural elements the Park has to offer. Visit some of the Park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Loeb Boathouse, Bethesda Terrace, Bow Bridge, Cherry Hill, The Lake, and Strawberry Fields.
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Park Walks, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Heart of the Park Tour

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With a focus in this symposium on Arabic dramaturgies, they hope to begin to answer these questions. As a term that bridges the ideas and practice of contemporary performance, dramaturgy draws our attention to the process of artistic production. It explores the notion that process is performance and invites us to look at the question of how artists connect ideas and forms in their work. This symposium will feature research papers, artist talks and roundtable events.The organization committee will select papers that will be presented in 15-20 minute sessions during the symposium next to artist talks and panels. In addition to this, the sessions and papers will be compiled in a publication/book that will be generated from the discussions at the convening.
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Symposiums, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Towards Arab Dramaturgies

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In order to please his dying father, a man convinces a hat-check girl to impersonate his fiancée, but complications arise when the father's health suddenly improves. Directed by Henry Koster. Starring Deanna Durbin, Charles Laughton, Robert Cummings. 90 min.
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Films, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, It Started With Eve (1941): musical romantic comedy

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Ex-diplomat returns to Beirut in 1982 to act as a hostage negotiator when a friend is kidnapped by terrorists. However, his mission is complicated by the various agendas of the CIA, the Mossad and the terrorists' leader. Director: Brad Anderson. Starring: John Hamm & Rosamund Pike. 109 min.
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Films, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Beirut (2018): espionage thriller

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When three different animals become infected with a dangerous pathogen, a primatologist and a geneticist team up to stop them from destroying Chicago. Director: Brad Peyton. Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Naomie Harris, Malin Akerman. 115 mins.
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Films, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Rampage (2018): Big Meets Bigger

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When three different animals become infected with a dangerous pathogen, a primatologist and a geneticist team up to stop them from destroying Chicago. Director: Brad Peyton. Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Naomie Harris, Malin Akerman. 115 mins.
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Films, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Rampage (2018): Big Meets Bigger

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A lecture by David Austin Walsh of Princeton University. A reception with wine and cheese will follow the Q & A session. 
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Lectures, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, If Hitler Were Alive, We’d Take His Money: The American Mercury and the Right-Wing Popular Front in the 1950s

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Play as your favorite game piece and navigate the chess board from inside at this Human Chess game, where chess becomes an embodied team sport. All levels welcome. Thursdays, September 6-27, 2018.
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Workshops, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Human Chess

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Discover the fun and calming benefits of coloring. Color, relax and enjoy. Coloring supplies will be provided, but participants are welcome to bring their own materials too.
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Workshops, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Adult Coloring Club

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When three different animals become infected with a dangerous pathogen, a primatologist and a geneticist team up to stop them from destroying Chicago. Director: Brad Peyton. Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Naomie Harris, Malin Akerman. 115 mins.
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Films, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Rampage (2018): Big Meets Bigger

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Cartographic and literary depictions of colonial Latin American and Caribbean cities tell many stories; of bustling port towns, economic hubs, and administrative colonial centers. Embedded within these narratives are also stories of competing geographies and the enslaved and free black peoples who moved within them. This seminar presentation serves as an entrance into one of the many faces of the black urban Atlantic. It uses Havana as a case study to explore the contested geographies of port and mainland spaces. Speaker Guadalupe García specializes in colonial Latin America and the Caribbean. Her research interests include colonial cities, urban space, and legal topographies. Her first book was published in 2016 with the University of California Press and is entitled Beyond the Walled City: Colonia Exclusion in Havana.
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Lectures, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Colonial Logic in Latin American and Caribbean Cities

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Discover the surprising diversity of birds that call the park home during migratory season with guided tours. Located in the heart of midtown, the park is a hot spot for avian visitors and birders alike. Past sightings include warblers, tanagers, vireos, thrushes, and even a Chuck-will’s-widow.
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Workshops, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Birding Tour

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A walk-in tai chi class with a curriculum tested at the Tai Chi World Cup. Breathwork, visualization, and body mechanics unite in this unique evolution of the Tai Chi system that gives practitioners something tangible to take with them in every class. Taught by former US Tai Chi Push Hands Team captain and World Cup silver medalist Jan Lucanus.  Thursdays, July 12-September 27, 2018.
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Workshops, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Tai Chi to the People

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A class of writing and sharing work in a supportive and respectful environment. Writers of all genres and levels of experience welcome. No prior writing experience is necessary.
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Workshops, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Writers Group

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Dreaming of greener pastures? Come learn from Mercedes Nunez, NYC Parks Horticulture Manager for Manhattan who formerly maintained the lawn at Gracie Mansion, to learn the tricks of the trade. She'll cover the best grass varieties for community gardens and maintenance techniques.
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Workshops, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, How to Grow and Maintain a Lawn

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Career coach and recruiter Steven Davis discusses how to use your resume, LinkedIn, and interviewing skills to create a powerful first impression needed to secure a job offer.
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Lessons, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Job Search: one chance to make a first impression

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Glory Van Scott grew up in privilege, the daughter of a Chicago physician and his socialite wife. And then, in 1955, when she was just a girl, her cousin, Emmett Till, was murdered. Even through her anger, Glory knew that if she lay down in the mire and horror of her family tragedy, she would sink. Following this realization, Van Scott grew up to be principal dancer with the Katherine Dunham, Agnes De Mille, and Talley Beatty Companies, joined American Ballet Theater, performed on Broadway, movies, and television, and educated and inspired new generations of empowered young men and women. Help us celebrate Dr. Glory Van Scott and the release of her memoir Glory: A Life Among Legends. New York Times Critic, Jennifer Dunning writes about Dr. Glory, excerpted from the new book: Glory A Life Among Legends by Dr. Glory Van Scott.
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Discussions, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, A Life Among Legends : Broadway performer in a conversation with NY Times critic

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An undercover cop in a not-too-distant future becomes involved with a dangerous new drug and begins to lose his own identity as a result. Director: Richard Linklater. 100 min.
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Films, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, A Scanner Darkly (2006):  animated science-fiction thriller with Keanu Reeves

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Author John Tauranac will talk about the UWS gems that he uncovered while researching his latest book, Manhattan's Little Secrets: Uncovering Mysteries in Brick and Mortar, Glass and Stone, published last month by Globe Pequot.
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Talks, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Secrets of the Upper West Side

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No matter what your problem is, loving yourself is the solution. It is the basis for living the life you want. If you want more happiness, more health, more abundance, or more love, just love yourself more. If you are frustrated, confused, stuck, or you feel unlovable, don't think that it is impossible to create the life you want; don't keep accepting the way things are, or trying to hide your dissatisfaction. With Judith Costa.
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Talks, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Loving Yourself Is the Solution

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The first Adventure in Italian Opera with Fred Plotkin of this season features Tuscan conductor Nicola Luisotti, on the occasion of his presence on the podium of The Metropolitan Opera, leading performances of Verdi's Aida, Rigoletto, and La Traviata.
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Discussions, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Adventures in Italian Opera: A Conversation with Conductor Nicola Luisotti

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Geoffrey C. Ward -- a historian, biographer, and screenwriter who has collaborated with filmmaker Ken Burns throughout his career -- gives this annual talk on writing and researching biography. Ward is the writer or co-writer of many acclaimed PBS documentaries, including The Civil War, Baseball, Jazz, and most recently, The Vietnam War. He is also the author of 16 books, including A First-Class Temperament: The Emergence of Franklin Roosevelt, winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Francis Parkman Prize.
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Lectures, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, The Biographer’s Dilemma: Searching for the Known and Unknowable

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Link mindful breath with movement in this full spectrum yoga practice that includes modifications and intensifications depending on experience level. Veteran Nina Semczuk helps you cultivate strength, flexibility, balance, and focus while enjoying yoga outdoors. Please bring a mat. Every Thursday from June 7-October 25, 2018.
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Workshops, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Yoga Flow

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Renée Rosenberg's book, Achieving The Good Life After 50: Tools And Strategies For Making It Happen, has helped numerous job seekers navigate through a stressful job search to achieve successful results. She will share her 10 strategies to stay motivated, resilient and remembered.
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Discussions, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Conducting a Positive Job Search In Today’s Changing Economy

Poetry Reading |


Aa new collection from poet Leah Umansky. Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in such places as Poetry, Guernica, The New York Times, Pleiades, Salamander, and the anthologies, The Eloquent Poem (Persea Books) and Misrepresented Peoples (NYQ Books). 
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Poetry Readings, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, The Barbarous Century: New Poems

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A much-anticipated collection of brilliantly observant short stories from one of the great American masters of the form. At times raucously hilarious, at times charming and delightful, at times as solemn and mysterious as a pond at midnight, Deborah Eisenberg’s stories gently compel us to confront the most disturbing truths about ourselves—from our intimate lives as lovers, parents, and children, to our equally troubling roles as citizens on a violent, terrifying planet.
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Author Readings, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Your Duck is My Duck: Six Short Stories

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An urgent call to arms by Mary Robinson, one of the most important voices in the international fight against climate change, sharing inspiring stories and offering vital lessons for the path forward.
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Author Readings, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Climate Justice: Hope, Resilience, and the Fight for a Sustainable Future

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Meg Wolitzer is the bestselling author of The Female Persuasion (2018), The Interestings (2013), The Uncoupling (2011), The Ten-Year Nap (2008), The Position (2005), The Wife (2003), and Sleepwalking (1982), as well as the author of the young adult novel, Belzhar. She teaches in the MFA program at Stony Brook Southampton. Hosted by Darin Strauss.
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Discussions, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, A Conversation with Author Meg Wolitzer
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Concerts, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Tribute to soul singers

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Featuring singer Lainie Cooke -- “…her unique brand of steel-lined warm - an enticing style that suggests the musical astuteness of Sheila Jordan blended with the salty panache of Anita O’Day…” Jazz Times With: Miki Yamanaka, piano Neal Caine, bass Ralph Peterson, drums Roxy Coss, sax
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Concerts, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, The Music & Lyrics of Women, Part II
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Concerts, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Pop and rock hits

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Angelique Kidjo, the Grammy Award-winning Beninese songwriter, has been touring the world in anticipation of her release of Remain in Light, a cover album of the Talking Heads’ 1980 album. Along with the Resistance Revival Chorus, who performed with Kidjo at the Women’s March on Washington, this dazzling show will take place in the artist’s adopted home of New York.
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Concerts, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Grammy winner Angelique Kidjo performs from her album Remain in Light

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Shunned by everyone for being the son of an evil warlord, a teenager seeks to defeat him with the help of his fellow ninjas. Directors: Charlie Bean, Paul Fisher 101 min. You should arrive before 7:00 p.m. to get your spot. Feel free to bring a blanket to sit on. Bottled waters are OK, but no glass.  
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Films, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, The Lego Ninjago Movie (2017): Animated Adventure with Jackie Chan, Dave Franco, Fred Armisen -- Outdoors

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Sueño is Obie Award-winning playwright José Rivera's translation and adaptation of Calderón de la Barca's classic Life Is a Dream. Set in 1635, this metaphysical drama—renowned as one of the jewels of the Spanish Golden Age—Sueño follows the life of young Prince Segismundo, heir to the Spanish throne, who is imprisoned at birth when astrologers predict that his reign as king will result in the country's ruin.
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Plays, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Sueño: Imprisoned by Astrology
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Plays, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Classic play by Nobel Prize-winning playwright

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Award-winning storyteller Leslie Goshko (Huffington Post, Sirius XM radio) invites some of NY’s top writers and storytellers to share true, bizarre tales about their lives. There’s a challenging trivia game and a free wine giveaway where one lucky audience member will walk away with their very own bottle of Sideshow Sauce! Tonight’s stellar lineup includes stories from: Jeff Simmermon (This American Life, Moth GrandSlam Champion) Myka Fox (Comedy Central, Bridgetown Comedy Festival) Michaela Murphy (The New Yorker, The Moth) Calvin Cato (San Francisco Sketch Fest, Oxygen Network)
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Comedy Clubs, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Sidehow Goshko Storytelling Show

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Led by the "fiery alto saxophonist and prolific composer” Aakash Mittal (Minneapolis Star Tribune), the Awaz Trio sculpts sonic landscapes, pointillistic textures, and angular melodies from Indian and American improvised music. Their debut project, Nocturne, is a series of pieces that deconstructs five Hindustani evening and night ragas. The colorful dissonances, meditative silences, and punctuated rhythms that emerge paint a unique picture of the night. At times the music evokes the meditation of a world at rest, night terrors conjured by the imagination, and the slow cadence of blue light melting into darkness. Nocturne is part of the trio's mission to create new work that explores the concept of Awaz, a Hindi-Urdu word that changes meaning between sound, noise, and voice depending on the context.
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Concerts, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Sonic Landscapes, Pointillistic Textures, and Angular Melodies

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Antigone in Ferguson was conceived in the wake of Michael Brown’s death in 2014, through a collaboration between Theater of War Productions and community members from Ferguson, Missouri. Translated and directed by Bryan Doerries and composed by Phil Woodmore, the project fuses a dramatic reading by leading actors of excerpts from Sophocles’s Greek tragedy with live choral music performed by a choir of activists, police officers, youth, and concerned citizens from Ferguson and New York City. The performance is the catalyst for panel and audience-driven discussions on race and social justice, the core component of the event. This multifaceted production will offer a glimpse not only into the effects of the tragedy in Brown’s local community, but also the trauma of police violence and racial injustice in communities of color in New York and across the nation. Local stakeholders and community leaders will participate as panelists, assisting in opening up dialogues with audiences. These guided discussions, which aim to promote healing and bridge the growing divide between law enforcement and local communities, will focus on the impact of racialized violence against communities of color, and the legacies of the tragic deaths of Michael Brown, as well as Eric Garner, Amadou Diallo, Sean Bell, Saheed Vassell, and numerous other victims. The presentation will feature a rotating roster of acclaimed actors, including Samira Wiley (The Handmaid’s Tale), who will reprise the role she portrayed in the premiere of Antigone in Ferguson presented on the stage of Michael Brown’s high school in Ferguson in 2016. Other cast members include: Paul Giamatti (Billions), Tamara Tunie (Law & Order: SVU), David Strathairn (Good Night, and Good Luck), Adepero Oduye (12 Years a Slave), Frankie Faison (The Wire) and Kathryn Erbe (Law & Order: Criminal Intent). Each week will feature a different group of actors. Tuesdays through Saturdays, September 13-October 13, 2018.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Performances, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Antigone in Ferguson: Sophocles and Choral Music
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Plays, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Classic play by a renowned author
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Plays, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Love drama about historical figures

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NYU02, orchestra; Adam Glaser, conductor; Janet Yu, piano. Program Debussy (1862-1918) Petite Suite Saint-Saëns (1835–1921) Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 22 Haydn (1732-1809) Symphony No. 100 in G major, “Military”
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Concerts, September 27, 2018, 09/27/2018, Orchestral works by Debussy, Saint-Saëns and Haydn
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