Soulsa Jams, Berning Down the House, Rise & Fall – What’s happening, Greenpoint? (1/27–2/02)

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

Screen Shot 2016-01-26 at 7.38.40 PMWEDNESDAY 1/27
* Look at Yourself,
Man @ Videology (308 Bedford Ave) 7pm, $6.27, A selfie workshop for dudes, presented by TEDxxx, Buy tix
☺ Comedy Night
@ Adelina’s (159 Greenpoint Ave) 9pm, FREE, Featuring hosts John Mahone and Alan Yaspan, More info

Screen Shot 2016-01-27 at 12.52.20 AM THURSDAY 1/28
* Asylos Traverses
Humboldt & Jackson (434 Humboldt St) 7:30pm, $10, A staged reading with movement, choreography, lip synching, dinosaur bones, and drinks, RSVP
♫ Berning Down the House
@ Good Room (98 Meserole Ave) 8pm, $10, A fundraiser for Bernie Sanders featuring an array of artists, musicians, DJs, and advocates, RSVP
♫ Do You Like Disco 1-Year Anniversary
@ The Metropolitan (559 Lorimer St) 10pm, FREE, With SPRKLBB / Yam Bataller / Nita Aviance /  David Sokolowski, RSVP

zsaposter-400x267FRIDAY 1/29
^ Choose Your Own Misery
@ Pete’s Candy Store (709 Lorimer St) 6:30pm, FREE, An interactive event for Jilly Gagnon and Mike MacDonald’s darkly comic choose-your-own-path novel, More info
You Do You: A Gay Revue @ Annoyance Theater (367 Bedford Ave) 9:30pm, $5, The tale of Zsa Zsa GaBoing, a washed up Hollywood star looking for a comeback, More info
* The Shining Backwards & Forwards @ Spectacle Theater (124 South 3rd St) 11:59pm, $5, Now also moving inwards and outwards in high-definition anaglyph 3D, Buy tix

10258747_1108866142487094_6070147009069616387_oSATURDAY 1/30
 “Visionary Streetscapes” Opening Reception
@ City Reliquary (370 Metropolitan Ave) 6pm, FREE, Featuring the work of Pure Vision Arts, Manhattan’s first studio and exhibition space for artists with autism and other developmental disabilities, RSVP
♫ Giant Peach Record Release @ Aviv (496 Morgan Ave) 8pm, $8, With Chomp / Outer Spaces / Spit-Take / Rips, RSVP
* Rise & Fall Rises Again @ Cloud City (85 North 1st St) 8pm, $15, The very last showing of this punk-opera bacchanal based on the Brecht opera, Buy tix

new_promoSUNDAY 1/31
♫ Soulsa Sunday Brunch Jams
@ Baby’s All Right (146 Broadway) 12pm, FREE, With Pendulum People / Black Space Odyssey / Consumata Sonidera, RSVP
# Chili Cook-Off @ The Habitat (988 Manhattan Ave) 6pm, $5, Sample chilis from 10 different cooks, plus raffles and games, More info
 The PitchBlak Playlist
@ Manhattan Inn (632 Manhattan Ave)8pm, $5–$10 suggested, An evening of collaborations arranged by PitchBlak members, RSVP

12238215_10153385570104615_4531951079208991710_oMONDAY 2/01
♦ “Breaking Through” Opening Reception
@ Lucky Luna (167 Nassau Ave) 7pm, FREE, A show of sculptural works by Lauren Goldstein, RSVP
Soul Serenade Book Launch @ Word (126 Franklin St) 7pm, FREE, Rashod Ollison, award-winning pop music critic and culture journalist, describes how soul music sustained him during his formative years, RSVP

81-atxxlTUESDAY 2/02
Groundhog Day Film Feast
@ Nitehawk Cinema (136 Metropolitan Ave) 7:15pm, $65, The repetitive menu for Groundhog Day will pair an evolving pork dish with beers from Free Will Brewing Company, More info 
♫ Reel Big Fish
@ Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave) 8pm, $15, With Suburban Legends / The Maxies, More info

* 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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