FILM & VIDEO Wednesday 5/16 FALUN GONG’S …

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Danny Schechter’s film based on his Akashic book w/same title screens today & tomorrow at Pioneer Theater, 155 E. 3rd St. (Ave. A), 212-254-3300; 4:15, $8.50, $6 st./s.c./child under 12 [repeats Thurs. at 6].   MUSEUM OF TELEVISION & RADIO 2001 DOCUMENTARY FESTIVAL Ends on Sunday; Museum of Television & Radio, 25 W. 52nd St. [&hellip
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Q&A with the Mr. T Experience’s Dr. Frank

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When I first heard the fast, buzzing guitar sounds of the Mr. T Experience, it dawned on me that every genre, along with its atrocities, has its geniuses. What put the East Bay band’s cleanly executed pop-punk songs over was the personality that emerged through the lyrics. It’s one that any smart listener can (or [&hellip
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On Tour BEACON THEATER 2124 B’way (74th St.), 212-496-7070. …

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2124 B’way (74th St.), 212-496-7070. Widespread Panic (7/18-7/19).   CARNEGIE HALL 157 W. 57th St. (7th Ave.), 212-247-7800. Spinal Tap’s Back From the Dead Tour (6/4); Live concert of "O Brother Where Art Thou?" feat. Alison Krauss & Union Station, John Hartford, Gillian Welch, Ralph Stanley, Norman Blake, Dan Tyminski, Chris Thomas King, Fairfield Four, [&hellip
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Spoon and Guided by Voices at Irving

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It’s rare for a band to emulate their records onstage this precisely and still redefine the songs. At their Irving Plaza show, Spoon provided few diversions from their studio roadmaps, but the songs they were highlighting, from the recent Girls Can Tell, were transformed by the very exposure to open air. Listening to the album [&hellip
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LECTURES/WORKSHOPS Wednesday 5/16 ANNUAL ORCHID DAY Learn basics …

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ANNUAL ORCHID DAY Learn basics of beginner, intermediate & advanced orchid care; NY Horticultural Society, 128 W. 58th St. (betw. 6th & 7th Aves.), reg. req. 212-757-0915; 10, $65.   BOOK PARTY/FORUM FOR A HUBERT HENRY HARRISON READER Celebrate the "father of Harlem radicalism" w/author Jeff Perry; Brecht Forum, 122 W. 27th St. (betw. 6th [&hellip
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Big Doings in the Garden State; Zell Miller’s Yesteryear

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Last week was a crazy one for the Most Underrated State in the Union. Bret Schundler, the conservative Republican candidate for governor of New Jersey, scourge of courts and frivolous lawsuits, pressed on with a frivolous lawsuit of his own until he was finally rebuffed by the State Supreme Court on Thursday. It was aimed [&hellip
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This Week’s Horoscope

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Taurus (April 20-May 20) After escaping from their enslaved home planet, Exxor, Zan and Jayna developed the unlikely Teen Trouble Alert, a sort of telepathic connection to their target demographic. It would alert them whenever some 13-to-19-year-old was in danger. They and their comical blue monkey, Gleek, would creatively help these imperiled adolescents. It’s not [&hellip
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MUSEUMS & CULTURAL INSTITUTIONS ACA GALLERIES 529 W. 20th …

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529 W. 20th St. (betw. 10th & 11th Aves.), 212-206-8080, www.acagalleries.com Weds.-Sat. & Tues. 10:30-6:30; closed Sun. & Mon. Free. "Liberal Voices in the Figurative Tradition," art from first half of 20th Century focusing on social plights [through 6/2].   ACE GALLERY 274 Hudson St. (betw. Canal & Spring Sts.), 212-255-5599. Weds.-Sat. & Tues. 10-6; [&hellip
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