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around town today

6:15pm: jackie chan's personal favorite film, police story (1985), screens at fslc, $13 >>

6:30pm: state regulators, environmentalists, drillers, and the media talk the perils vs. the promise of fracking for energy at the tenement museum, free >>

7pm: hear stories from 18-time moth story slam winner adam wade and guest dana rossi ('the soundtrack series') at 'the adam wade from new hampshire show'. theater under st. marks, $5. >>

8pm: comedy meets karaoke at 'the jukebox', where performers riff on a song and then sing it. tonight: jordan klepper and laura grey, grace helbig, tom mccaffrey, and hosts steve jacobs, steve heisler, and margaret lyons. union hall, $5. >>

8pm: tonight’s ‘hot tub’ with kurt braunohler + kristen schaal features ron lynch, aden myrin ('party machine', chelsea lately), adam newman, and murderfist. littlefield, $5 adv, $8 door. >>

8pm doors: japanther, total slacker, night manager, and osekre and the lucky bastards play cameo, $8 adv, $10 door >>

8:30pm: emily wells, dan the automator and live footage play bowery ballroom, $15 >>

9pm: dan neustadt (northern bells, the hold steady) plays metric's live it out in its entirety at the knitting factory, free >>

9:30pm: devin (therriault) performs his mix of 50s rock and roll + 80s punk at mercury lounge, $10 >>

coming up

4/10 5pm: actor kevin kline and filmmaker lawrence kasdan discuss threir new film, darling companion, at apple soho, free >>

4/10 5:30pm doors: composer jean-baptiste barrière gives a crash course in computer music at the miller theater. beer provided by harlem brewing company. free. >>

4/10 7pm: waris hussein – director of the very first episode of doctor who, ‘an unearthly child’ – does a q+a and provides live commentary for a screening of the episode. paley center, $20. >>

4/10 8:30pm: sonic youth's kim gordon and other kraftwerk fans from pussy galore/free kitten, magik markers, parts and labor, prairie empire, and more perform the best songs from the influential german computer band. littlefield, $12.50 adv, $15 dos. >>

4/10 10pm: geek girl burlesque presents 'pasties and popcorn', a tribute to some of their favorite movies. bowery poetry club, $8 adv, $12 dos. >>

sales, deals, freebies

score $50 spa treatments all week long during spa week 4/16-22. reservations now open. >>

free mp3: maya solovey 'bigger man' >>

group deals

get a hot dog, regular or chees fries, and a drink for $7 at criff dogs in the east village and williamsburg ($14 value) >>

$45 worth of food at forcella pizza in the east village for $20 >>

one-year subscription to new york magazine for $15 ($30 value) >>

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