movie ‣ David Ives' Tony-nominated Broadway play Venus in Fur hits the big screen tomorrow, minus Nina Arianda, directed by Roman Polanski. At IFC
theater ‣ Ben Scheuer, gifted storyteller through song, performs his autobiographical musical The Lion, in previews now at MTC. [Photo: Avery McCarthy]
art ‣ The Marianne Boesky Gallery and Marlborough Chelsea present Another Look at Detroit, a kaleidoscopic view of that city through works by dozens of artists. Curator Todd Levin says it will be a tone poem to the city, not an analysis of its vicissitudes. Starts June 26
music ‣ Jazz and art make a swell team at the Catinca Tabacaru Gallery, 250 Broome [Orchard/Ludlow] when pianist Dan Tepfer performs there over four evenings in June and July. Each show will feature a collaboration with another musician—the first is a duo with drummer Billy Hart on June 25. Tickets are $15-$20.
book ‣ In American Catch: The Fight for Our Local Seafood, Paul Greenberg looks at the reasons why Americans stopped eating local when it comes to seafood and how to renew this renewable resource.
safari ‣ Animatronic dinosaurs make for a memorable safari at the Bronx Zoo.