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John Patitucci & Friends at Trinity Rivertowns Church October 8 ~Hastings-on-Hudson~

Trinity Rivertowns Church presents John Patitucci & Friends, a concert to raise funds for Yonkers Sharing Community and Hillside Food Outreach. The concert features 3 time Grammy Award winning bassist John Patitucci and his special guests, gospel/jazz vocalist Ruth Naomi Floyd, pianist Randy Ingram, guitarist Jay Azzolina and drummer Nate Smith.

SOURCE: http://www.brownpapertickets.com

Cost: $15.00 & $20.00

Location: Trinity Rivertowns Church, 18 Farragut Avenue, Hastings-on-Hudson

Young Adult Author Nerd Throwdown at McNally Jackson Hosted by R.L. Stine October 5 ~Manhattan~

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Watch as we pit ten YA authors against each other in a fandom quiz covering Harry Potter, Buffy, Star Trek, Doctor Who and more. Audience members are eligible to win excellent door prizes, including books, bookish swag, and a McNally Jackson gift card.

Hosted by the inimitable RL Stine, an incredible good sport who is likely already regretting his involvement with this spectacle.

Authors:

  • Tara Altebrando
  • Scott Bergstrom
  • Jeff Giles
  • Emmy Laybourne
  • Danielle Paige
  • Sarah Porter
  • Marie Rutkoski
  • VE Schwab
  • Danielle Vega

SOURCE: http://www.mcnallyjackson.com

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: McNally Jackson, 52 Prince Street, Manhattan

The Game Theatre Presents Manor Rivals October 8 ~Manhattan~

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Manor Rivals is a thematic deception game experience featuring turn-of-the-century Gilded Age families seeking to outwit their aristocratic company. Players are cast into a family team that competes against a rival family (“Old Money” vs. “New Money”) through social strategy designs. The goal: save your family’s fortune and bankrupt your rivals.

However, there are darker secrets about how each family came to obtain their riches that may be uncovered. Players will be compelled to make ultimate decisions of family loyalty or traitor treachery that will drastically influence the power struggle within each family and beyond!

Manor Rivals features feverish deception game mechanics, classic wagering, and the struggle between trust that deceit that we all face which results in a player created generational story.

SOURCE: http://www.thegametheatre.com

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Tickets: $48.00

Location: Grotta Azzurra, 177 Mulberry Street, Manhattan

The Muppets’ Heroic Sci-Fi/Fantasy Spectacular at Museum of Moving Image October 10 ~Queens~

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Packed with guest stars and familiar characters, the Muppets put their own silly spin on genre classics. You will believe a pig can fly…but don’t count on it.

Time: 1:00 p.m.

Cost: $12.00

Lcoation: Museum of the Moving Image, 36-01 35 Avenue, Astoria, Queens

UNBROKEN at Westchester Sandbox Theatre thru October 2 ~Mamaroneck~

Three sisters mourn the loss of their beloved mother as they visit the cemetery on her birthday. The visit is filled with a roller coaster of emotions; pain, sorrow, laughter, resentment, and so much more. Their bond strengthens as they realize how estranged they’ve become.

The visit takes on an interesting surprise when an unexpected visitor arrives.

SOURCE: http://www.brownpapertickets.com

Location: Westchester Sandbox Theatre, 931C East Boston Post Road, Mamaroneck

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Mega Man Cosplay Helmet

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Alice in Wonderland at The Morris-Jumel Mansion thru October 2 ~Manhattan~

he Morris-Jumel Mansion will offer audiences the opportunity to experience Lewis Carroll’s acclaimed children’s story Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (1865) as a unique theatrical performance!

In contrast with the many sesquicentennial celebrations of Carroll’s beloved fantasy, the Mansion’s adaptation will incorporate its celebrated association with the American Revolution represented in the characters of the play such as the Mad Hatter (George Washington), Cheshire Cat (Marquis de Lafayette), and White Rabbit (Benedict Arnold).

SOURCE: http://www.brownpapertickets.com

Tickets: $30.00 & $40.00

Location: The Morris-Jumel Mansion, 65 Jumel Terrace, Manhattan

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