Have A Good Weekend: Dope Body, Edward Marshall Shenk, Monday Off

August 29, 2014 | ANIMAL

Here are some art, film, music and other things happening in NYC so you can Have a Good Weekend. Drop your suggestions in the comments or to tips@animalnewyork.com.

FRIDAY 79° LOW 66°

Opening in theaters: The Strange Color of Your Tears (at IFC) and Yasuhiro Yoshiura’s anime Patema Inverted, “a perspective-twisting sci-fi adventure about two kids separated by opposite gravities” (at IFC).

NYC Climate Convergence Fundraiser with music, drinks and more to support the People’s Climate March at The Commons. (7pm, $10 suggested donation, Brooklyn)

Joanne Gruesome, Big Ups at South Street Seaport. (7pm, free, Manhattan)

Edward Marshall Shenk, Kerry Doran and Moon Temple Blackmail 8. Readings start at 8pm. (7:30pm, free, Brooklyn)

Roar at Spectacle. ($5, 8pm, Brooklyn)

Single Mothers, Dope Body, Vulture Shit, Ed Schrader’s Music Beat at Brooklyn Night Bazaar. (8pm, free, Brooklyn)

David Schmoeller’s Crawlspace  (1986) with filmmaker in perosn. Klaus Kinksi “delivers one of his batshit craziest, creepiest performances as apartment building landlord.” (9pm, $10, Manhattan)

If you missed Collateral Damage (REMIX) when Spectacle took over BAM, come see it at Spectacle. (10pm, $5, Brooklyn)

Ed Schrader’s Music Beat (DJ set) at Alaska. (11:55 pm, free, Brooklyn)


Bushwick Vendor’s Market at Silent Barn. (11am, free, Brooklyn)

Benji B, Dam-Funk (live), DJ Marfox, Tessela, Dutch E Germ, Avalon Emerson at MoMA PS1 Warm Up (3pm, $18, Brooklyn)

The Personal Experience of Surveillance at Babycastles. Speakers talk about their encounters with surveillance culture. (7pm, $5 suggested donation, Manhattan)

Dizzyland at The Spectrum. (10pm, $5-$10, Brooklyn)

Ad Hoc Late Night with Tessela, Teengirl Fantasy, Avalon Emerson, Contakt at Baby’s All Right. (11:55pm, $12, Brooklyn)

Flesh For Frankenstein and Shallow Grave at Nitehawk. (12am, $12, Brooklyn)


SUNDAY 89° LOW 73°

The MTV 500 party 3 at The Cape. (7pm, free, Brooklyn)

Assalamualaikum Babycastles Closing Party with performances from Terror Pigeon, Young Yeller and others. (7pm, $8, Manhattan)

The New Inquiry Magazine x The Future Weird at the Morbid Anatomy Museum presenting a screening of Les Saignantes. (7pm, free, Brooklyn)

MONDAY 88° LOW 72°

Fool’s Gold Day Off with Danny Brown, AraabMUZIK, others at 50 Kent Ave. (3pm, $15, Brooklyn)

A new restoration of The Conformist at Film Forum through Thursday. ($13, Manhattan)