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Summer Guide 2010

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In New York City, spying the first Mister Softee truck of the year is a sign that summer is almost upon us, heralded by that half-irritating, half-charming and completely unforgettable jingle. For those New Yorkers who stick around these steamy streets in June, July and August, we’ve whipped up a list of wide-ranging activities to [&hellip
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Summer Guide 2010: Theater

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Marathon 2009 After 30 years, Ensemble Studio Theatre’s One-Act Play Festival is still going strong, with options ranging from the economy to a showdown between a nun and her most rebellious student. If unproven talent gets you down, the E.S.T. Festival is for you during the summer months. May 22 through June 27, E.S.T., 549 [&hellip
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Summer Guide 2010: Music

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SummerStage SummerStage turns 25 this year, and like any true twentysomething it’s going all out to celebrate, as the Central Park summer staple expands to all five boroughs. See free shows from The xx, St. Vincent, Public Enemy and Jay Electronica, while others from Pavement, The Flaming Lips and Hot Chips will cost you. June [&hellip
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Summer Guide 2010: Film

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Alliance Française The New York French Institute Alliance Française features some rare and exciting film programs on Cinema Tuesdays. In June, it highlights films starring Sylvie Testud, including Murderous Maids and a screening of Sagan introduced by the actress. Also in June is a series dedicated to 1940s star Edwige Feuilliere, star of such films [&hellip
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Summer Guide 2010: Comedy

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Conan O’Brien Conan’s The Legally Prohibited From Being Funny on Television Tour stops in New York for two nights of music and a lot of NBC bashing. You’ll have to scalp tickets to get in, but it’ll be worth it. Plus, the special musical guests will probably be amazing. June 1 & 2, Radio City [&hellip
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Summer Guide 2010: Books

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KGB’s Fantastic Fiction Speculate about the mysteries of life and science over some cheap beer while you listen to some good fiction this summer. A mix of veteran and up-and-coming writers of speculative fiction (science fiction, fantasy and horror) read excerpts and short stories once every month for this free event. This summer, highlights include [&hellip
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