The Moth GrandSLAM, Cat Lady Crafts, MUFF Society – What’s happening, Greenpoint? (11/18–11/24)

There are more events in our weekly calendarSubmit Greenpoint events, too!

12185053_10153213090122919_3657195506646023222_oWEDNESDAY 11/18
^ Not For Tourists: Brooklyn
@ Word (126 Franklin St) 7pm, FREE, The team behind the Not For Tourists series presents the new edition of the Brooklyn guide, RSVP
* Jeff Seal & the Raving Jaynes @ Triskelion Arts (102 Calyer St) 8pm, $16, Jeff Seal mixes standup, storytelling, characters, and clowning; the Raving Jaynes combine dance and improv to create highly physical, spontaneous pieces of dance/theater, Buy tix

downloadTHURSDAY 11/19
* DIY Decals Workshop 
@ You & Yours Fine Vintage (649 Morgan Ave)7pm, $65, Spice up old vintage tableware and with awesome decals you’ll cut out and apply own your own, More info
♫ CC Carina
 @ Troost (1011 Manhattan Ave) 9pm, FREE, With Carrie Ashley Hill / Ryley McCarthy / Matthew Lusk / FDR Soundsystem, RSVP
* MUFF Society: But I’m a Cheerleader
@ Videology (308 Bedford Ave) 9:30pm, $7, In addition to the movie, there will be a local short film, film-themed prizes and freebies, and a cheer-inspired photobooth, More info

Screen Shot 2015-11-16 at 10.56.42 PMFRIDAY 11/20
# Julia Child Dinner @ Brooklyn Kitchen (100 Frost St) 6:30pm, $95, Join Kate Duff for a celebration of Julia Child and her famed French techniques, More info
♦ Identities @ Pierogi Gallery (177 North 9th St) 7pm, FREE, A group exhibition including work by ten artists, each of whom uses imagery to create narrative structures around identity, More info
* First Suburb @ Cloud City (85 North 1st St) 8pm, $15–$25 suggested, A play that takes you back to the suburbs, back to that planned community which only exists in our imaginations, RSVP

59_EdpSATURDAY 11/21
♫ Aviv Birthday Party
@ Aviv (496 Morgan Ave) 6pm, $8, With the Harmonica Lewinskis / Bambara / Parlor Walls / The Regrets, and more, RSVP
Cat Lady Craft Night
@ Brooklyn Craft Co (61 Greenpoint Ave) 7pm, $85, Includes five cat-tastic crafts, a pop-up cat lounge, cocktails, snacks, and more, More info
 Knit Ball
@ Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave) 8pm $10, With Iggy Dean / The Skins, Buy tix
♫ Cheer Up Bowie @ Grand Victory (245 Grand St) 11pm, FREE, Feeling Gloomy does Bowie (again), More info

11248253_948430175228427_6654290196966320829_nSUNDAY 11/22
^ The Moth GrandSLAM XXXIV @ Music Hall of Williamsburg (66 North 6th St) 7:30pm, $25, Ten StorySLAM winners duke it out for the title of GrandSLAM Story Champion, Buy tix
♫ A Tribute to Nina Simone
@ Manhattan Inn (632 Manhattan Ave) 8:30pm, FREE, With a dozen different musicians; curated by HYPNOCRAFT and Miles Francis of EMEFE, RSVP

626598-250MONDAY 11/23
* How We G.L.O.W. @ Standard Toykraft (722 Metropolitan Ave) 8pm, $10, The How We G.L.O.W. Project amplifies the voices of lgbtq+ youth through interview theatre, Buy tix
Victoria @ Nitehawk Cinema (136 Metropolitan Ave) 9:50pm, $11, Set in Berlin’s famous Kreuzberg’s district, Victoria shows two very life-changing hours in the life of a young, runaway party girl from Spain, More info

Totally-Normal-Stand-Up2TUESDAY 11/24
 Totally Normal Open Mic
@ Pete’s Candy Store (709 Lorimer St) 6pm, FREE, Comics from all over the city try out their newest material, More info
☺ New American Comedy @ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St)9pm, FREE, With Patty Harrison / Mike Abrusci / Tynan Delong, amd more, RSVP

* Greenpointers Pick
♫ Music
^ Literary Event
♦ Art Event
☺ Comedy Event
# Foodie Event
♥ Pheremones Likely

About Oriana

Oriana is a writer, editor, and hipstorian [sic] who is kind of obsessed with Brooklyn. She is the author of "Brooklyn Spaces: 50 Hubs of Culture & Creativity" (Monacelli, 2015) and creatrix of the website of the same name. She is the events editor for Brokelyn, QNS, and Greenpointers, and her writing has appeared on Slate, Atlas Obscura, New York Post, Matador, Hyperallergic, Gothamist, Curbed, Brooklyn Magazine, Brooklyn Based, and more. Follow her at @orianabklyn.

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