THE PATH TO PRIDE WITH LANCE BASS, NIKKI LEVY, GUEST DAN SAVAGE AND MORE (SPONSORED)

Audible Inc., the world’s largest producer and provider of downloadable audiobooks and other spoken-word entertainment is pleased to announce its production of The Path to Pride, a celebration of storytelling and Pride at the Minetta Lane Theatre in the heart of Greenwich Village. Following NYC’s annual Pride day parade, this special one-night event will take place on Monday, June 25 at 7pm.

The Path to Pride will be co-hosted by *NSYNC member, Human Rights Campaign award winner and Cosmonaut Lance Bass, along with producer and storyteller extraordinaire Nikki Levy, and will feature guests artists Patti Harrison, Mehran Khaghani, Matteo Lane, Mindy Raf, Dan Savage, and Emma Willmann. The show is a fun-filled romp down the rainbow brick road. Join Lance, Nikki and their celebrity guests for an evening of stories, music, laughter, and a joyful conclusion to this year’s New York Pride celebrations. All ticket proceeds benefit The Trevor Project.

The Path to Pride is based on the Audible Original live storytelling special of the same name, which was released on June 1, 2018 and features heartwarming and hilarious stories from Bass, Levy, Frank DeCaro (“The Daily Show”) and Zeke Smith (“Survivor”).  

Tickets are priced at $28* and are available online via Ticketmaster.com, by phone at 800-982-2787 or at the Minetta Lane Theatre Box Office (18 Minetta Lane, NYC.)

For more information, visit The Path to Pride.

*Ticketing fees apply. All sales are final. No exchanges or refunds.

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THURS, 6/21: MAKE MUSIC NY, YOGA IN TIMES SQUARE, SAN FERMIN, AIMEE MANN, + 22 FRI EVENTS

around town today

thru 9/21: myrtle avenue plaza in clinton hill opens with move on myrtle, a 10-week series of free fitness classes, live music, and events for the kids. >>

thru 8/9: have a throwback thursday and play board games, giant games, and cornhole at flatiron north public plaza. bonus: free gelato 6/21 at 6pm, free frozen custard 7/19 at 6pm, and free mini-cannoli 8/9 at 6pm. >>

thru 7/1: 12 days of american independent feature films and documentaries come to the tenth annual bamcinemafest, including screenings and q+a sessions of works by bo burnham, bridey elliott, and crystal moselle, and featuring actors regina hall, joaquin phoenix, ben foster, molly shannon, and many more. bam harvey theatre and bam rose cinemas (fort greene), various prices. >>

thru 6/30: the quad’s essential liz retrospective pays tribute to elizabeth taylor with 20 films including butterfield 8, cat on a hot tin roof, a place in the sun, cleopatra, who’s afraid of virginia woolf?, and more. quad cinema (greenwich village), $16 general, $13 seniors. >>

thru 6/24: save 25-75% on display and slightly damaged books at the taschen summer sale. soho location and online. >>

various times: free outdoor movies (weather permitting):
god’s own country. tony dapolito recreation center (west village). >>
justice league. poe park (fordham manor). >>
school of rock. astoria park. >>
space jam. albee square (downtown brooklyn). >>
whose streets? first quincy street community garden (bedford-stuyvesant). >>
wonder. harris park (bronx). >>

various times: 1,000 free outdoor concerts and music-making activities take over public spaces across the five boroughs during the 12th annual make music new york day. select highlights include mass appeals concerts, improv everywhere’s mp3 experiment, and a roaming ‘mamma mia’ sing-along truck. free. >>

7:30am-7:30pm: join thousands of yogis from near and far in free yoga classes at the annual solstice in times square: mind over madness outdoor yoga event. seven times to choose from. free (rsvp required). >>

5pm-dusk: socrates sculpture park summer solstice celebration takes advantage of the extra sunlight with art-making workshops, dance, spoken word, music, and a sunset ritual. socrates sculpture park (lic), free. >>

5:30pm, 6:30pm: try 16 different rosés before you buy your faves at crush wine + spirits’s 13th annual war of the rosés tasting, which will include rosés from provence, sancerre, spain, italy, germany, the finger lakes and california. crush wine + spirits (midtown east). free admission (rsvp required). >>

6pm (thursdays thru 9/20): music under the manhattan bridge: dumbo’s fourth annual live at the archway performance series brings free outdoor musical performances, interactive art, and more to under the manhattan bridge archway in dumbo. tonight: music by natalia clavier (thievery corporation) and art by charlotte lily gaspard. beer and food will be available for purchase. free admission. >>

6-9pm (quarterly): explore more than 30 neighborhood art spaces during the summer edition of tribeca art+culture night. free (some events charge admission and/or require rsvp). >>

6-9pm (thursdays thru 8/9): cocktails at cooper hewitt: the summer performance series returns to museum’s terrace and garden, starting tonight with pride night featuring horrorchata and friends. arrive at 5pm if you’d like to get in an hour of gallery viewing. cooper hewitt (ues), $13 adv, $15 general. >>

6pm-midnight (+ 6/24): lolgbtq, a festival of queer comedy, presents a rainbow of humor, from stand-up and sketch to drag with $1 of each ticket sold benefiting the it gets better project. the pit (flatiron), $9-15/show, $20/pass (save 50% on individual shows with promo code ‘lolwithpride’). >>

6pm doors, 7pm show (thru 8/12): the annual bric celebrate brooklyn! festival continues its 41st season with a concert by aimee mann, superchunk, and jonathan coulton. prospect park bandshell, free ($5 suggested donation). >>

6:45pm (+ 6/22): pop, rock, indie, and broadway get an extra dose of harmony when the britpop choir and brooklynite choir perform a night of covers at shapeshifter lab (gowanus). $10 adv, $12 door. >>

7pm: join in a giant game of outdoor bingo at bryant park. free. >>

7pm (monthly thru september): the annual jazz at pier 84 outdoor music series, curated by the jazz foundation of america, continues with a performance by the alvin flythe quartet. hudson river park’s pier 84 (midtown west), free. >>

7pm (+ 6/23, 6/27, 6/29): the metropolitan opera’s annual summer recital series brings six free outdoor concerts to parks in every borough. tonight: clove lakes park in staten island. >>

7pm: the annual summerstage event series returns with more than 100 free and benefit shows in 18 parks across nyc. tonight: san fermin and the weather station at coffey park (red hook). free. >>

7:30pm: as part of the france rocks festival, cape verdean singer elida almeida performs at lincoln center’s david rubenstein atrium (uws). free. >>

8pm (monthly): negativity has no place at the on a lighter note comedy show, which strives to brighten these dark days by requiring every performer to say something positive at the end of their set. tonight’s show includes jordan carlos (comedy central), zach sims (comedy central), calise hawkins (fallon), dina hashem (conan), benari poulten (the nightly show), and rachael parenta (lifetime). hosted by dan wilbur (better book titles). the back room at halyards (gowanus), free. >>

8pm (+ 6/22 7:30pm): wythe hotel’s annual pride celebration returns with queer|art performances, screenings, readings, art installations, and the bushwig pride party. wythe hotel (williamsburg), $12-20. >>

8pm doors, 8:30pm show (almost weekly): the pacific stand-up comedy show returns with performances by dan rosen (the new yorker), teresa sheffield (siriusxm), shannon coffey (vh1), and brian parise (last week tonight). hosted by matt koff (the daily show writer) and tony zaret. pacific standard (park slope/gowanus), free. >>

9pm: the silence of the lambs… entirely from memory: blindly-cast ten bones theatre company performers will attempt to recreate the story of the film using only what they can remember, and with additional audience-written lines and random sound effects added in to spice things up. videology (williamsburg), $10. >>

9pm doors, 9:30pm show: the jokes will be anything but by the book at the symposium, an academic stand-up show, featuring material inspired by research and teaching. tonight’s pride-themed lineup includes humorous and educational ruminations by lgbtq+ academics and comedians. hosted by kyle marian. caveat (les), $7 adv, $10 door. >>

10pm: jd samson’s pat party preps for pride with beats from the likes of dj lina, amber valentine, rimarkable, and more. union pool (williamsburg), free. >>

coming up

6/22-24: nyc’s annual pride week wraps up with many skint-priced parties and cornerstone events, including:
the 14th annual trans day of action (fri 4-7pm, christopher street pier) >>
the annual pride rally (fri 5-7pm, stonewall national monument) >>
the annual nyc drag march (fri 7pm, tompkins square park to the stonewall inn) >>
big freedia’s pride kick-off karaoke party (fri 8pm, genius hq) >>
whitney day’s hot and bothered party (fri 10pm, cielo, $20) >>
youth pride (sat 12-6pm, 14th street park) >>
the ninth annual harlem pride celebration day (sat 12-6pm, 12th ave bet 135th + 138th sts) >>
the 6th annual all-ages pride party (sat 1-3pm, housing works) >>
trans day of joy (sat 2-8pm, knockdown center, $5+) >>
the 26th annual nyc dyke march (sat 5-7pm, bryant park) >>
bad habit’s dyke march after party (sat 10pm, lot 45 bushwick, $15-20) >>
bklyn boihood party (sat 11pm, littlefield, $20) >>
the annual pridefest (sun 11am-6pm, university place between 13th st + waverly place) >>
the annual pride march (sun 12-6pm, 15th street + 7th ave to 30th street + 5th ave) >>
new york live arts pride party (sun 2-8pm, $20-25) >>
whitney day’s gay af (sun 5pm-midnight, b bar and grill, $20) >>
bad behavior: pride afterparty (sun 8pm, house of yes, $10) >>
love wins pride party (sun 9pm, c’mon everybody, $5-8) >>
fireworks (sun around 10:15pm, following the pride island party, pier 97)
the empire state building will be lit up with the colors of the rainbow (sunday night) >>

6/22-24: springboard collective presents one spa on a time, an art installation that doubles as a free weekend of pampering, including, a sauna, yoga, healthy snacks, and live performances. flux factory (lic), free. >>

6/22 various times: free outdoor movies (weather permitting):
back to the future (drive-in, but a sitting area will be available). john golden park (bay terrace). >>
despicabel me 3. phil ‘scooter’ rizzuto park (richmond hill). >>
grease. narrows botanical gardens (bay ridge). >>
la bûche. wnyc transmitter park (greenpoint). >>
pushing hands. columbus park (chinatown). >>
stormy weather. inwood hill park. >>
‘the art of the score’ dj live scoring competition. fort greene park. >>
the lego batman movie. owen f. dolen park (bronx). >>
the spongebob squarepants movie. seaside wildlife nature park (staten island). >>
wonder woman. randall’s island park and southpoint park on roosevelt island.
yogi bear. faber pool and park (staten island). >>

6/22 4-8pm: daptone records holds its annual stoop sale, filled with $10 lps, $5 45s, limited editions, dvds, t-shirts, and free braven brewing company beer. 115 troutman st (bushwick). >>

6/22 5-8pm: fiddlers, folk dancers, and food are just a few of the attractions at the annual swedish midsummer festival, where you can also make a flower wreath, decorate a midsummer pole, play traditional games, and more. robert f. wagner, jr park + pier a plaza (battery park), free admission. >>

6/22 6pm (fridays weekly thru 7/20): the annual contemporary dance series brings movement of all styles from more than 20 companies to the bryant park stage. tonight: harlem school of the arts, athomasproject, eryc taylor dance, and graham 2. bryant park (midtown west), free. >>

6/22 6pm (+ 6/29): contemporary roots musical duos take to a waterfront stage to perform acoustic, outdoor sets in anticipation of the upcoming brooklyn americana music festival. tonight: mamie minch and tamar korn. rain or shine. brooklyn bridge park’s pier 3 granite terrace (brooklyn heights), free. >>

6/22 6-9pm: ink and drink: asia society celebrates the opening of its calligraphy-centric exhibition ’clouds stretching for a thousand miles: ink in asian art’ with a night of free admission, music, beer tastings, a cash bar, and more. asia society (ues), $12 general, $10 students/seniors. >>

6/22 6:30pm doors, 7:30pm show (thru 8/12): the annual bric celebrate brooklyn! festival continues its 41st season with a concert by r+r=now, robert glasper’s new collective featuring terrace martin, christian scott atunde adjuah, derrick hodge, justin tyson, and taylor mcferrin. prospect park bandshell, free ($5 suggested donation). >>

6/22 7-10pm: moonwalk on wheels at a michael jackson tribute skate. weather permitting. brooklyn bridge park’s outdoor roller rink, $10 admission, $6 skate rental (or byo). >>

6/22 7:30-10:30pm (fridays thru 10/12): pump up the volume at lola star’s 80’s hip hop-themed dreamland roller disco party at prospect park’s lefrak center. $18 adv, $20 door admission includes skate rental. >>

6/22 7:30pm doors (thru 8/25): the annual rooftop films series returns with more than 45 indie film screenings, live music performances, q+a, and after parties at outdoor venues across the city. tonight: the gospel of eureka, live music by tba, and an after party with a performance and free drinks. new design high school (les), $16. >>

6/22 7:30pm doors, 8pm show: at tommy mcnamara’s summer beach bash, comedian tommy mcnamara (the onion) attempts to write the song of the summer live on stage and hosts an evening of standup from emmy blotnick (the president show), john reynolds (search party), sean donnelly (conan), sonia denis (comedy central), and sam taggart (brooklyn magazine‘s 50 funniest comedians). union hall (park slope), $8 adv, $10 dos. >>

6/22 8pm (monthly): female storytellers, stand-ups, improvisers, and character actors perform at the she makes me laugh show. $1 from each ticket sold will go to the raices texas. the pit (flatiron), $6 adv with promo code ‘smmlnyc’ (reg. $11). >>

6/22 8:30pm (weekly): see what all the brew-ha-ha is all about at the bitches brew comedy show, featuring standup by dulcé sloan (the daily show correspondent), matt koff (daily show writer), ryan beck (comedy central), sam ike, pearl rose, norlex belma, and music by rebecca vigil. hosted by erica spera. the back room at halyards (gowanus), free (a tip jar will be passed around). >>

6/22 8:30pm doors, 9pm show: hungry march band plays an album release show with the ladrones and tubaresh at market hotel (bushwick). $10 adv, $12 door. >>

6/22 9:30pm (fridays thru 8/31): light up your night with fireworks at coney island, every friday through the summer. >>

6/22 9:30pm (+ 6/29): the rubin museum of art’s latest cabaret cinema series takes its cue from the ‘face of the future’ exhibition. tonight: roger vadim’s barbarella (1968), introduced by artist maia cruz palileo. the rubin museum of art (chelsea), $10. >>

6/22 10pm doors, 10:30pm show: the sh*t arcade show has comedians playing some of the worst video games of all time for your amusement, while hopefully scoring points and laughs along the way. featuring players jo firestone (fallon), eli yudin (collegehumor), robert dean (ifc), samantha ruddy (comedy central), and alex navarro. hosted by mike drucker. union hall (park slope), $10. >>

6/22 11pm: clash tribute band straight to hell and djs twig the wonderkid and james david play saint vitus (greenpoint). $7. >>

6/22 11:30pm: can’t get enough riri? just rihanna, a dance party tribute to the music of rihanna, is the night for you. brooklyn bowl (williamsburg), $10. >>

6/22 midnight (+ 6/23): go on a trip to the dark side of the rainbow, the wizard of oz screened with pink floyd’s the dark side of the moon serving as the soundtrack. videology (williamsburg), $15. >>

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WEDS, 6/20: FREE MAGNUM ICE CREAM, FREE FITNESS CLASSES, FREE CONCERTS, + 27 THURS EVENTS

around town today

thru 7/1: 12 days of american independent feature films and documentaries come to the tenth annual bamcinemafest, including screenings and q+a sessions of works by bo burnham, bridey elliott, and crystal moselle, and featuring actors regina hall, joaquin phoenix, ben foster, molly shannon, and many more. bam harvey theatre and bam rose cinemas (fort greene), various prices. >>

thru 6/30: the quad’s essential liz retrospective pays tribute to elizabeth taylor with 20 films including butterfield 8, cat on a hot tin roof, a place in the sun, cleopatra, who’s afraid of virginia woolf?, and more. quad cinema (greenwich village), $16 general, $13 seniors. >>

various times: free outdoor movies (weather permitting):
creature from the black lagoon. nowadays (ridgewood). >>
despicable me 3. seton park (bronx). >>
jumanji: welcome to the jungle. morningside park. >>
the lego ninjago movie. story playground (bronx). >>

just added 11am-8pm: celebrate pride with a free magnum pride ice cream bar at the soho pop-up shop. in lieu of payment, visitors are invited to make an optional donation to support gladd. >>

6pm (wednesdays thru 8/8): sweat it out with free weekly fitness classes at flatiron south plaza, including barre + cardio, yoga, kickboxing, and more. >>

6pm, 7pm: the annual summerstage event series returns with more than 100 free and benefit shows in 18 parks across nyc. tonight: big daddy kane, ‘the finisher’ mister cee, and doug e. fresh at ford amphitheater at coney island (6pm doors, 7pm show) and vianney, chassol, and joakim at central park (5pm doors, 6pm show). free. >>

6pm doors, 6:30pm show (thru 8/12): tonight’s bric celebrate brooklyn! festival concert at the prospect park bandshell with grizzly bear, spoon, and kaitlyn aurelia smith is a benefit ($49.50, sorry), but many folks on a budget tend to throw down a picnic blanket and listen/hang outside the venue. >>

6:30pm: nba and soccer stars raise funds for critical needs services for kids at the 11th annual b/r football x steve nash foundation showdown charity game, returning to  sara d. roosevelt park (les). while this is a fundraiser with tickets starting at $250, there will be free first-come, first-served standing room viewing areas as well. >>

7pm: prominent voices of #neveragain david and lauren hogg give their accounts on the parkland school shooting and the growing gun control movement at a release event for their new book, #neveragain: a new generation draws the line, hosted by journalist lauren duca (teen vogue). barnes + noble union square, wristbands entry will be distributed with purchase of the book from this location beginning at 9am. >>

7pm: humorous and heartfelt personal essays centered around periods are shared by a few of the contributing writers found in the new collection, period: twelve voices tell the bloody truth. moderated by editor kate farrell. strand bookstore (union square), free. >>

7:30pm (monthly): this month’s ‘summer in space’ installment of the astronomy on tap discussion series explores topics including earth’s seasons, mars rovers and landers, exoplanet hd 80606 b, and more. quiz at 7:30pm, talks at 8pm. the way station (prospect heights), free. >>

7:30pm (monthly): get an earful at the told you so comedy show, featuring stand up by adrienne iapalucci (colbert), nathan macintosh (conan), kevin o’shea (comedy central), emma willmann (crazy ex-girlfriend), and jon laster. zinc bar (greenwich village), $5 + a one-drink min. >>

7:30pm: nyc10: 10 emerging dance companies showcase their work for up to 10 minutes each and receive feedback and reviews. dixon place (les), $17 adv, $20 door. >>

7:30pm doors, 8pm show: speakout: stories of pride: videoout presents its second annual evening of lgbt storytelling at brooklyn brewery (williamsburg). $15 admission includes a stonewall inn wit beer. >>

7:30pm doors, 8pm show (monthly): comedy at rose gold returns with comedians emma willmann (crazy ex-girlfriend), shane torres (last comic standing), matthew broussard (conan), julia shiplett (moth storyslam winner), zack andresen, and mike lasher. hosted by caitlin peluffo and emily winter. rose gold cocktail lounge (bushwick), free ($5-10 suggested donation). >>

8pm (monthly): the ditmas lit reading series returns with writers anjali khosla (the new york times), taylor larsen (stranger, father, beloved), jayson p. smith (nylon), and brian gresko (when i first held you). hinterlands bar (kensington/flatbush), free. >>

8pm (monthly): get your monthly dose of hot feminist takes at the left breast comedy hour, featuring comedians shalewa sharpe (fallon), alex kayhart (buzzfeed), alysia hush, tori piskin, melissa diaz, and emily walsh. hosted by kim dinaro and sallyann hall. the lantern (greenwich village), free admission (one item minimum). >>

8pm (weekly): the let’s see, what else? comedy show features joe pera (adult swim), jo firestone (fallon), nathan min (andy kaufman award finalist), khalid rahmaan (conan), and amy shanker (laughs). hosted by courtney maginnis and tom delgado. poco restaurant and bar (alphabet city), free. >>

8pm doors, 8:30pm show (weekly): $3 beer, $15 buckets and free drink giveaways are a good sign that you don’t gotta drink with your pinky out to fit in at the fancy show stand-up comedy show. tonight’s show features sean donnelly (conan), seaton smith (conan), chloe radcliffe (comics to watch), alex english (the rundown with robin thede), and conor delehanty. hosted by michael joyce. the douglass (park slope/gowanus), free. >>

8:30pm doors, 9pm show (weekly): stay in the loop with the comedians you should know show. tonight: roy wood jr. (the daily show), alice wetterlund (silicon valley), rob haze (comedy central), marie faustin (mtv), josh gondelman (last week tonight), and saurin choksi (brown privilege). hosted by jeff steinbrunner. gutter bar (williamsburg), $5 adv or if you mention the skint at the door (reg. $10). >>

9pm: it’s not the same old song at the the song show, a comedy show based on radio staples. this month’s theme features stand up sets inspired by creedence clearwater revival’s ‘fortunate son.’ hosted by joe miciak and michael kandel. cobra club (bushwick), $5 adv, $8 door. >>

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coming up

6/21-9/21: myrtle avenue plaza in clinton hill opens with move on myrtle, a 10-week series of free fitness classes, live music, and events for the kids. >>

6/21-8/9: have a throwback thursday and play board games, giant games, and cornhole at flatiron north public plaza. bonus: free gelato 6/21 at 6pm, free frozen custard 7/19 at 6pm, and free mini-cannoli 8/9 at 6pm. >>

6/21-24: save 25-75% on display and slightly damaged books at the taschen summer sale. soho location and online. >>

6/21 + 6/24: lolgbtq, a festival of queer comedy, presents a rainbow of humor, from stand-up and sketch to drag with $1 of each ticket sold benefiting the it gets better project. the pit (flatiron), $9-15/show, $20/pass (save 50% on individual shows with promo code ‘lolwithpride’). >>

6/21 various times: free outdoor movies (weather permitting):
god’s own country. tony dapolito recreation center (west village). >>
justice league. poe park (fordham manor). >>
school of rock. astoria park. >>
space jam. albee square (downtown brooklyn). >>
whose streets? first quincy street community garden (bedford-stuyvesant). >>
wonder. harris park (bronx). >>

6/21 various times: 1,000 free outdoor concerts and music-making activities take over public spaces across the five boroughs during the 12th annual make music new york day. select highlights include mass appeals concerts, improv everywhere’s mp3 experiment, and a roaming ‘mamma mia’ sing-along truck. free. >>

6/21 7:30am-7:30pm: join thousands of yogis from near and far in free yoga classes at the annual solstice in times square: mind over madness outdoor yoga event. seven times to choose from. free (rsvp required). >>

6/21 12pm (thursdays thru 8/9): the brooklyn academy of music’s annual r+b festival at metrotech brings 10 free lunchtime concerts to downtown brooklyn for a 24th year. today: singer-songwriter pj morton (maroon 5). metrotech commons at metrotech center (downtown brooklyn), free. >>

6/21 5pm-dusk: socrates sculpture park summer solstice celebration takes advantage of the extra sunlight with art-making workshops, dance, spoken word, music, and a sunset ritual. socrates sculpture park (lic), free. >>

6/21 5:30pm, 6:30pm: try 16 different rosés before you buy your faves at crush wine + spirits’s 13th annual war of the rosés tasting, which will include rosés from provence, sancerre, spain, italy, germany, the finger lakes and california. crush wine + spirits (midtown east). free admission (rsvp required). >>

6/21 6pm (thursdays thru 9/20): music under the manhattan bridge: dumbo’s fourth annual live at the archway performance series brings free outdoor musical performances, interactive art, and more to under the manhattan bridge archway in dumbo. tonight: music by natalia clavier (thievery corporation) and art by charlotte lily gaspard. beer and food will be available for purchase. free admission. >>

6/21 6-9pm (quarterly): explore more than 30 neighborhood art spaces during the summer edition of tribeca art+culture night. free (some events charge admission and/or require rsvp). >>

6/21 6-9pm (thursdays thru 8/9): cocktails at cooper hewitt: the summer performance series returns to museum’s terrace and garden, starting tonight with pride night featuring horrorchata and friends. arrive at 5pm if you’d like to get in an hour of gallery viewing. cooper hewitt (ues), $13 adv, $15 general. >>

6/21 6pm doors, 7pm show (thru 8/12): the annual bric celebrate brooklyn! festival continues its 41st season with a concert by aimee mann, superchunk, and jonathan coulton. prospect park bandshell, free ($5 suggested donation). >>

6/21 6:45pm (+ 6/22): pop, rock, indie, and broadway get an extra dose of harmony when the britpop choir and brooklynite choir perform a night of covers at shapeshifter lab (gowanus). $10 adv, $12 door. >>

6/21 7pm: join in a giant game of outdoor bingo at bryant park. free. >>

6/21 7pm (monthly thru september): the annual jazz at pier 84 outdoor music series, curated by the jazz foundation of america, continues with a performance by the alvin flythe quartet. hudson river park’s pier 84 (midtown west), free. >>

6/21 7pm (+ 6/23, 6/27, 6/29): the metropolitan opera’s annual summer recital series brings six free outdoor concerts to parks in every borough. tonight: clove lakes park in staten island. >>

6/21 7pm: the annual summerstage event series returns with more than 100 free and benefit shows in 18 parks across nyc. tonight: san fermin and the weather station at coffey park (red hook). free. >>

6/21 7:30pm: as part of the france rocks festival, cape verdean singer elida almeida performs at lincoln center’s david rubenstein atrium (uws). free. >>

6/21 8pm (monthly): negativity has no place at the on a lighter note comedy show, which strives to brighten these dark days by requiring every performer to say something positive at the end of their set. tonight’s show includes jordan carlos (comedy central), zach sims (comedy central), calise hawkins (fallon), dina hashem (conan), benari poulten (the nightly show), and rachael parenta (lifetime). hosted by dan wilbur (better book titles). the back room at halyards (gowanus), free. >>

6/21 8pm (+ 6/22 7:30pm): wythe hotel’s annual pride celebration returns with queer|art performances, screenings, readings, art installations, and the bushwig pride party. wythe hotel (williamsburg), $12-20. >>

6/21 8pm doors, 8:30pm show (almost weekly): the pacific stand-up comedy show returns with performances by dan rosen (the new yorker), teresa sheffield (siriusxm), shannon coffey (vh1), and brian parise (last week tonight). hosted by matt koff (the daily show writer) and tony zaret. pacific standard (park slope/gowanus), free. >>

6/21 9pm: the silence of the lambs… entirely from memory: blindly-cast ten bones theatre company performers will attempt to recreate the story of the film using only what they can remember, and with additional audience-written lines and random sound effects added in to spice things up. videology (williamsburg), $10. >>

6/21 9pm doors, 9:30pm show: the jokes will be anything but by the book at the symposium, an academic stand-up show, featuring material inspired by research and teaching. tonight’s pride-themed lineup includes humorous and educational ruminations by lgbtq+ academics and comedians. hosted by kyle marian. caveat (les), $7 adv, $10 door. >>

6/21 10pm: jd samson’s pat party preps for pride with beats from the likes of dj lina, amber valentine, rimarkable, and more. union pool (williamsburg), free. >>

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