Where Art Thou: Paranormal Edition
New York City is packed with amazing culture and inspiring art, but sometimes it’s difficult to break the Morningside-bubble and experience it all first-hand. “Where Art Thou” is a weekly guide to interesting and notable lectures, events, and performances for the literary/musically/theatrically-inclined on campus.
- This Thursday in Roone, ONYX Hip-Hop Dance group presents their Spring Showcase and NYC Intercollegiate Dance Festival, featuring hip-hop dance teams from across New York City to share the stage. Tickets $7.50 with CUID.
- The Theater Department’s 2019 Senior Thesis Festival begins this weekend with directing theses by Anna Sophia Moskowitz, Nick Hermesman, and Xander Browne. Come at 7 PM, Thursday through Friday, for a free taste of New York’s next generation of talented theater-makers.
- Columbia Pops orchestra is finally here with their Spring Concert, a fresh and fun selection of works from Harry Potter, Howl’s Moving Castle, Skyrim, and more. Head to Lerner at 8:30 PM Saturday and 11:30 AM Sunday for free admission.
- Your off-Broadway recommendation for the day: The Brothers Paranormal, a play by Prince Gomolvilas, opens this weekend on Theatre Row. This horror-dramedy tells the story of two Thai-American brothers who become ghost hunters to capitalize on the national increase in sightings of “Asian-looking ghosts.” Student tickets $27.25.
- This Thursday at 7, everyone’s favorite feminist bookstore, Bluestockings, is hosting a reading with author adrienne maree brown from their new book, Pleasure Activism: The Politics of Feeling Good.
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