skint - adj. british slang (1930-35)
lacking funds, broke, bust, stone-broke, impecunious
Around town this weekend, courtesy of the skint: a daily listing of free and cheap things to buy, see, do and eat in New York.
fri 7pm: thank goodness it wasn't comic sans. paul shaw discusses his book, helvetica and the new york city subway system. book court, free.
sat 7pm: kevin kline (in his first french-speaking role) and director caroline bottaro present a sneak preview of their film, queen to play. fiaf, $13.
sun: happy macaron day! 16 participating bakeries in manhattan, brooklyn and queens give out free macarons while supplies last.
thru 3/31: travis bickle stops the meter and takes over the film forum for two weeks with a 35th anniversary, 35mm restoration print of taxi driver. $12.50
thru 4/3: drama desk-nominated radiotheatre put on a ghastly good time at their h.p. lovecraft festival, featuring six of lovecraft's stories told with an elaborate soundscape and original orchestral score. the kraine, $18.