Tonight in New York City: Laugh along with SNL‘s Jay Pharoah, listen to Stephen Moyer and Anna Paquin discuss the last season of True Blood, or enjoy some Asian inspired BBQ. By Carly Petrone.
Comedy Juice: Jay Pharoah, Kurt Metzger, and More
This week’s Comedy Juice features SNL’s Jay Pharoah, Kurt Metzger, Guy Code’s Andrew Schulz, Paul Mecurio, Ben Morrison, and Giulio Gallarotti. Every Tuesday night, you’ll laugh with some of today’s hottest comedians in NYC at Gotham Comedy Club. Tickets are $15 and show doors open at 9 p.m.
ANTI-PASTA: A Dinner Inspired by Italian Futurism
If you’ve got $200 extra dollars to spend, you can participate in quite a dinner experience at the Guggenheim Museum tonight. Inspired by the Italian Futurists’ strong beliefs on dining and nutrition, this event is designed and hosted by Mimmetta Lo Monte in the museum’s Wright Restaurant. The cookbook author and restaurateur will introduce dishes based on recipes from Filippo Tommaso Marinetti’s 1932 Futurist Cookbook, served with accompanying wines. The evening will begin with a 7 p.m. performance of FUTURISMUSIC by pianist Daniele Lombardi inside the museum’s rotunda. Reserve your spot here.
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
The Orpheus Chamber Orchestra will perform a live concert tonight at the Historic Naumburg Bandshell in Central Park. The program includes Beethoven’s Corolian Overture, Op. 62, Octet for winds in E-flat major, Op. 103, as well as Symphony No. 1 in C Major, Op. 21. WQXR’s Naomi Lewin will host tonight’s Naumburg Orchestral Concert, which is now running for the 109th time. Show starts at 7:30 p.m. and admission is free.
BBQ Blowout with Leah Cohen & Ducky
It’s summertime and that means it’s time to BBQ! Head over to Good Co. tonight at 7:30 p.m. for a BBQ Blowout with Chef Leah Cohen (owner of Pig Khao). The menu includes babyback ribs, Asian potato salad, and Burmese tomato and long bean salad. The folks from Food Republic and Brooklyn Brewery will also be there pouring delicious brews and offering tasty treats. DJ Ducky will keep the tunes going. Tickets are $15 for a plate of food and a beer.
Meet the Cast: Stephen Moyer and Anna Paquin
Are you a fan of HBO’s True Blood? Make your way over to the Apple store in Soho for the Meet the Cast event with stars of the show, Stephen Moyer and Anna Paquin. They’ll talk about the popular vampire series and what the seventh and final season will bring. Event begins at 8 p.m. Reserve your spot here.