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.
do-si-do in red hook! down home radio's 2nd annual brooklyn folk fest = nawlins jazz, jug bands, blues, african and mexican folk, workshops + a square dance. jalopy, $15/evening, $40/series, $5/afternoons. [fri-sun]
chanteuse/model/actress jane birkin joins actor/writer/director wajdi mouawad to read work written for birkin - and other pieces. fiaf, free (rsvp). [fri 7pm]
explore 80 artists homes, studios, galleries and theaters for the 2nd hell's kitchen artists studio tour. bonus: free opening and closing parties! [fri-sun]
6,000+ dancers of every imaginable style take over broadway, university and st. marks place for the 3rd annual nyc dance parade. culminates at tompkins square park for performances, lessons, more. free. [sat 1-7pm]
pups and their parents pedal from tompkins square to washington square park for free snacks, tofu dogs, vegan chocolate and drinks at transportation alternative's 3rd annual doggie pedal parade, free [sun 2pm]