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Join us for Chinese opera, samba, international music and a “green” film screening--all free.

Saturday, January 5

New York Chinese Opera Society Presents: An Afternoon of Peking Opera and Kunqu
To celebrate the new year of 2013,artists will perform episodes from the Peking operas “A Flirtatious Duet in the Countryside” and “The River View Pavilion,” and also a scene from the Kunqu “The Story of the Rosy Pear: Encounter at the Pavilion.”
2 p.m.
Flushing
41-17 Main Street
718-661-1200

Classical and Popular International Songs with Galina Gergel and Eduard Nisimov
Enjoy an evening of arias from operas and operettas; hits from famous American musicals; and popular Russian, Ukrainian, Italian, and Hebrew songs.
2:30 p.m.
Forest Hills
108-19 71 Avenue
718-268-7934

Green Film Series: End of the Line
This "must-see" documentary, filmed across the world – from the Straits of Gibraltar to the coasts of Senegal and Alaska to the Tokyo fish market, reveals the devastating effect that global over-fishing is having on fish stocks and the health of our oceans.
3 p.m.
Steinway
21-45 31 Street
718-728-1965


Sunday, January 6

Sunday Concerts @ Central: Zé Mauricio's Hot Samba
Sizzling carnival samba from Rio de Janeiro together with glittering costumes, gyrating bodies, and fancy footwork is sure to make you wonder how they do it!
3 p.m.
Central Library
89-11 Merrick Boulevard
718-990-0700
 

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