Friday, November 5

SKINT WEEKEND

saturday

ends today: the 7th annual big apple film festival wraps up at tribeca cinemas, $20/program >>

12:30-6pm: after 75 years, ruby’s bar + grill is being forced out of coney. join their rally/protest/party today. >>

2pm: the 2nd annual greenpoint beer festival serves up 33 local and international craft + micro-brews. red star (37 greenpoint ave). $20 gets you six samples. >>

5-11pm: this month’s target first saturday at the brooklyn museum features country singer-songwriter laura cantrell, author rick moody, a screening of disney’s alice in wonderland (1951), a dance party, more! free. >>

7:30pm: share ghost stories and don your costume again with ghosthunting new york city's l'aura hladik. free treats! word, free. >>

9pm: canadian trio land of talk bring mellow vocals and heartache to bowery ballroom, $15 >>

9pm: 30 burlesque performers celebrate wasabassco burlesque's 6th anniversary at the bell house, $20 >>

2am: set your clock back one hour before you go to sleep tonight... daylight savings time ends sunday morning. fall back and get an extra hour of sleep... free!  


sunday

pick a spot to cheer for the runners of the ing new york city marathon >>

4pm: chess champ garry kasparov launches the fourth volume of his garry kasparov on modern chess series. b+n 86th + lex, free. >>

6:30, 9pm: sneak preview screening of white material with director claire denis (chocolat) and renowned actress isabelle huppert in person. ifc, $16 >>

8pm: bliss blood presents not waving but drowning, evanescent, jamie scandal and sweet soubrette. bruar falls, free >>


+ all weekend

the fierce dancers of cedar lake contemporary ballet return to the joyce, $10+ >>

the fifth annual ny art book fair features over 280 international presses, book sellers, artists and more. ps1, free. >>

catch emerging scandinavian and north american performance artists in action during 'live action new york 10'. grace exhibition space + scandinavia house, $5-10. >>

indie comic book writers, illustrators and animators unite unite for kingcon ii (incl. bored to death's jonathan ames). brooklyn lyceum, $7. >>

save up to 80% off past season's goods at the what goes around comes around sale, 351 w. broadway (bet. broome and grand) >>

what you'll find at the buckler sample sale >>

thru 11/9: a 24' budget rental truck becomes a traveling vaudevillian theater. location varies nightly, $15. >>

thru 11/9: the docnyc festival features 40+ documentaries, including a spotlight on errol morris, performance films of david byrne, bruce springsteen, more. ifc center and nyu venues, $16+. >>

thru 11/10: tribute to choreographer/director stanley donnen continues with the pajama game, seven brides for seven brothers, more. bonus: q+a with donen and kent jones (the rachel maddow show) sat. flsc, $12 ($9 matinees). >>

thru 11/11: film forum celebrates 30 years of martin scorsese’s boxing biopic raging bull with a shiny new 35mm print, $13 >>

thru 11/24: bloody bloody andrew jackson offers $50 select orchestra and mezzanine seats (usually $81.50-$86.50) >>


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