Immerse yourself in Russian culture, see a documentary or rock out to the blues!
Saturday, April 13
Russian Festival 2013: A Celebration of Russian Culture!
Make finger puppets of characters from the folk story “Riaba the Hen," with Yevgeniya Rozentsvit.(10:30 p.m.) Hear a violin duet by Olga Caceanova and Albert Barbeta.(1:00 p.m.) Enjoy music, song and dance performed by the Barynya Ensemble.(2:30 p.m.) Materials for finger puppets will be provided to 25 people on a first-come, first-served basis.
41-17 Main Street
Documentary @ Steinway: "If a Tree Falls-A Story of the Earth Liberation Front"
If a Tree Falls explores two of America's most pressing issues, environmentalism and terrorism, through the story of Daniel McGowan, a former member of the radical Earth Liberation Front, which the FBI calls America’s “number one domestic terrorism threat.” What turned this working-class kid from Queens into an eco-warrior? See the film and find out.
21-45 31 Street
Eddie Lee Isaacs and His Blues Guitar
Enjoy veteran blues singer/guitarist Eddie Lee Isaacs and his groove--the sound of his famed blues guitar that rocks, swings, jumps and jives!
193-20 Horace Harding Expressway
The Ladies of Tin Pan Alley featuring Paul Chamlin and Rochelle BreyerSun, 2013-04-14 18:32
Vocalist Rochelle Breyer and keyboardist Paul Chamlin highlight the music and lyrics of women who made major contributions to this incredibly fruitful period of songwriting, as well as some of their musical descendants. Hear favorite melodies by Kay Swift, Dana Suesse, Ann Ronell, Dorothy Field and many more.
43-06 Greenpoint Avenue