SKITS & IMPROV BURN MANHATTAN Improv multimedia comedy; Nada 45, 445 W. …

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Improv multimedia comedy; Nada 45, 445 W. 45th St., 4th Fl. (betw. 9th & 10th Aves.), 502-0868; Fri. & Sat. at 10, $8.   camera shy seniors Sketch comedy troupe performs some of their "best of" skits, preceded by Brain Tucker’s stand-up; Gotham Comedy Club, 34 W. 22nd St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 591-1820; [&hellip
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Q&A With Perv’s Jerry Stahl

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Fiction Is the Last Frontier Jerry Stahl’s memoir Permanent Midnight (later made into that movie staring Ben Stiller) blew me away–its wicked humor, brilliant language, his breathtaking honesty in telling how he plunged from being a Hollywood tv writer to a low-down street junkie. I became friends with Jerry Stahl more than two and a [&hellip
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LECTURES/WORKSHOPS Wednesday 11/17 AMERICAN GARDEN ORNAMENT: TWO CENTURIES OF AMERICAN TASTE Barbara Israel …

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AMERICAN GARDEN ORNAMENT: TWO CENTURIES OF AMERICAN TASTE Barbara Israel gives illustrated lecture on antique garden ornament at NY School of Interior Design, 170 E. 70th St. (betw. 3rd & Lexington Aves.), 472-1500 ext.194; 6, $10.   CREATING AN EFFECTIVE RESUME "Stress Reducing" workshop held at Marble Collegiate Church, 3 W. 29th St. (5th Ave), [&hellip
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A Box Opera, A Poetry Olympiad & Hiphop’s Silver Anniversary

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So let’s enjoy this week’s dazzling bounty of events, which crackles underfoot like a blazing carpet of leaves. But hey, don’t step on those boxers. Yeah, they’re actually performance artists, but don’t think for a second that the bout between Jonathan Ames and David Leslie is one of those acrobatic nonplays that rope tourists in [&hellip
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OUTDOORS Tours & Hikes ADVENTURE ON A SHOESTRING "Trendy No Mad Land," Sat. …

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ADVENTURE ON A SHOESTRING "Trendy No Mad Land," Sat. at 12; "Far West 14th St. Area," Sat. at 2; "Haunted Greenwich Village," Sat. at 3:45; "Marvelous Murray Hill," Sun. at 9:30; "Splendid Grand Central Terminal," Sun. at 11; "Terrific Turtle Bay," Sun. at 12:30; "Elegant Enclaves," Sun. at 3; 265-2663 for res. & meeting place; [&hellip
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CLUBS & LOUNGES ALPHABET LOUNGE 104 Ave. C (7th St.), 780-0202. WEDS: …

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104 Ave. C (7th St.), 780-0202. WEDS: DRAG NITE: MC Gadget hosts new night feat. Kurfew DJs Pussy-Lee, Peter Pan & Evan Image; 10, $5.   AUBETTE 119 E. 27th St. (betw. Park & Lexington Aves.), 686-5500. SUN: SUR-BETTE: The restaurant crowd is loyal to itself–all the bartenders, waiters & maitre d’s know each other [&hellip
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PERFORMANCE ART GOD? Kenneth Blake Golding’s comical multimedia look at "What is …

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Kenneth Blake Golding’s comical multimedia look at "What is God?" incorporates song, dance & interviews; Snapper-Bear Studios’ Main Stage, 8 Bond St. (betw. B’way & Lafayette Sts.), 533-0558; Thurs.-Sat. at 8, $30 [through 12/18].   GREEN & DYING Ian Nagoski & Chris Rice’s continuous sound blipperings accompanied by projected images; Studio 5 Beekman, 5 Beekman [&hellip
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READINGS Wednesday 11/10 DANIEL HALPREN Author discusses The Art of the Story: An …

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DANIEL HALPREN Author discusses The Art of the Story: An International Anthology of Contemporary Short Stories with several contributing authors; Union Sq. Barnes & Noble, 33 E. 17th St. (betw. B’way & Park Ave. S.), 253-0810; 7:30, free.   JIM SASLOW Historian discusses Pictures & Passions: A History of Homosexuality in the Visual Arts at [&hellip
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CONCERTS Wednesday 11/10 GUILD OF COMPOSERS GALA Twenty-fifth anniversary feat. music by composers, …

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GUILD OF COMPOSERS GALA Twenty-fifth anniversary feat. music by composers, Berger, Davidovsky, Babbitt, Delage & Ravel; Merkin Concert Hall, 129 W. 67th St. (betw. B’way & Amsterdam Ave.), 501-3330; 8, $10, $6 st./s.c.   JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center pres. "Jazz for Young People: Chamber Ellington," hosted by Wynton [&hellip
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