The National / Phosphorescent | The National are returning to Celebrate Brooklyn at the Prospect Park Bandshell on June 5. Phosphorescent are opening. Tickets go on-sale this Friday, February 28 at Noon.  

More tour dates on Songkick: The National, Phosphorescent

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Machinal | Rebecca Hall plays a woman unable to deal with the pressures of life in this revival of Sophie Treadwell’s Machinal, now playing at American Airline Theatre.

Machinal | Rebecca Hall plays a woman unable to deal with the pressures of life in this revival of Sophie Treadwell’s Machinal, now playing at American Airline Theatre.

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David LaChapelle: Land Scape | David LaChapelle’s new exhibition of photographs of scale models at Paul Kasmin Gallery captures all the dazzling beauty of oil refineries and gas stations. Now through March 1.
Coverage: Huff Post, Design Boom, Architectural Digest

David LaChapelle: Land Scape | David LaChapelle’s new exhibition of photographs of scale models at Paul Kasmin Gallery captures all the dazzling beauty of oil refineries and gas stations. Now through March 1.

Coverage: Huff Post, Design Boom, Architectural Digest

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Billy Budd | The US Premiere of director Michael Grandage’s production of Benjamin Britten’s Billy Budd comes to the BAM Howard Gilman Opera House starting on Feb. 7 and ending on Feb. 13. 
Reviews of the London run: The Independent, Telegraph, The Guardian

Billy Budd | The US Premiere of director Michael Grandage’s production of Benjamin Britten’s Billy Budd comes to the BAM Howard Gilman Opera House starting on Feb. 7 and ending on Feb. 13. 

Reviews of the London run: The Independent, Telegraph, The Guardian

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St. Vincent | One day after the release of her new album Digital Witness, St. Vincent comes to Terminal 5 on February 26.
From Digital Witness: "Digital Witness" and "Birth in Reverse".
More St. Vincent tour dates: Songkick.

 

St. Vincent | One day after the release of her new album Digital Witness, St. Vincent comes to Terminal 5 on February 26.

From Digital Witness: "Digital Witness" and "Birth in Reverse".

More St. Vincent tour dates: Songkick.

 

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Super Bowl XLVIII | I’m kind of already tired of all the coverage around the Super Bowl at MetLife Stadium (especially the months of local news reports about “What if there’s a blizzard?” scenarios). But honestly, this probably won’t be happen again in our region for decades, so soak up the NFL overkill while it’s here.
Official events calendar for NY and NJ
CNN’s roundup of events, plus some ways for non-sports fans to escape the frenzy.

Super Bowl XLVIII | I’m kind of already tired of all the coverage around the Super Bowl at MetLife Stadium (especially the months of local news reports about “What if there’s a blizzard?” scenarios). But honestly, this probably won’t be happen again in our region for decades, so soak up the NFL overkill while it’s here.

Official events calendar for NY and NJ

CNN’s roundup of events, plus some ways for non-sports fans to escape the frenzy.

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My Darling Clementine | A new restoration of John Ford’s classic western screens at Film Forum from January 24 through 30.  

My Darling Clementine | A new restoration of John Ford’s classic western screens at Film Forum from January 24 through 30.  

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E.L. Doctorow | Acclaimed author and New York native E.L. Doctorow will be at Barnes & Noble Union Square on February 6 to read and talk about his new novel Andrew’s Brain.
Reviews of Andrew’s Brain: NY Times, USA Today, EW

E.L. Doctorow | Acclaimed author and New York native E.L. Doctorow will be at Barnes & Noble Union Square on February 6 to read and talk about his new novel Andrew’s Brain.

Reviews of Andrew’s Brain: NY Times, USA Today, EW

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Wild Beasts | UK band Wild Beasts come to Music Hall of Williamsburg on March 4, promoting their new album Present Tense, which will be released at the end of February.
Official Video: "Wanderlust" (from Present Tense)

Wild Beasts | UK band Wild Beasts come to Music Hall of Williamsburg on March 4, promoting their new album Present Tense, which will be released at the end of February.

Official Video: "Wanderlust" (from Present Tense)

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William Kentridge: The Refusal of Time | If you haven’t seen South African artist William Kentridge’s 30-minute five-channel video installation to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, you still have a chance to be mesmerized until May 11.
Reviews: NY Times, New Yorker, SFGate

William Kentridge: The Refusal of Time | If you haven’t seen South African artist William Kentridge’s 30-minute five-channel video installation to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, you still have a chance to be mesmerized until May 11.

Reviews: NY Times, New Yorker, SFGate

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Point Break Live | This stage parody of the 90s Keanu Reeves action hit surfs into the Bell House on Friday, January 10. 
Reviews: Hollywood Reporter, NY Times
More info: Point Break NY, Wikipedia

Point Break Live | This stage parody of the 90s Keanu Reeves action hit surfs into the Bell House on Friday, January 10. 

Reviews: Hollywood Reporter, NY Times

More info: Point Break NYWikipedia

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Jay-Z | In September 2012, a sold-out Jay-Z was the first event at Barclays Center. Now he’s back on his Magna Carter World Tour and tickets are still available. The Sunday, January 12 show is almost sold out, but there are plenty of tickets left for the Monday, January 13 show.

Jay-Z | In September 2012, a sold-out Jay-Z was the first event at Barclays Center. Now he’s back on his Magna Carter World Tour and tickets are still available. The Sunday, January 12 show is almost sold out, but there are plenty of tickets left for the Monday, January 13 show.

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City Lights | Film Forum is in the middle of a Charlie Chaplin centennial celebration called The Tramp 100. On Saturday, January 4, you can catch the beloved comedic romance City Lights.
Read about it: Criterion, IMDb

City Lights | Film Forum is in the middle of a Charlie Chaplin centennial celebration called The Tramp 100. On Saturday, January 4, you can catch the beloved comedic romance City Lights.

Read about it: Criterion, IMDb

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Robert Indiana: Beyond LOVE | Whitney Museum’s retrospective of the pop artist ends this Sunday, January 5. 
Read reviews: NY Times, WSJ, BBC

Robert Indiana: Beyond LOVE | Whitney Museum’s retrospective of the pop artist ends this Sunday, January 5. 

Read reviews: NY Times, WSJ, BBC

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Community | Make sure your DVRs are set, because Season 5 of Community starts tomorrow, January 2 on NBC. I’ll be honest. I stopped watching the show mid-season last year, so I’m looking forward to the return of show creator Dan Harmon. Also, I can’t wait to see Breaking Bad’s Jonathan Banks join the show as a recurring player.

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