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.
crispin glover presents his features it is fine! everything is fine and what is it?, w/ post-screening q+a/book signing. bonus: 'crispin hellion glover's big slide show,' an hour-long dramatic discussion of his illustrated books. ifc, $20 adv, $25 dos. [fri-sat 11:30pm]
governor's island opens with family-themed events, free bike helmets, plus a free yeasayer at water taxi beach at 8pm, free [sat all day]
chinatown meets the old jewish l.e.s. at the 10th annual egg rolls + egg creams festival: chinese opera and acrobatics, synagogue tours, yiddish and chinese lessons, kosher egg rolls and egg creams, more! the museum at eldridge street, free. [sat 12-4pm]
barrow st. theatre welcomes michael mckean (lenny, spinal tap, best in show…) to our town, offers 500 tickets for $25 each (reg $69) for performances thru 7/4. use discount code 'friend'
the 6th annual renegade craft fair features 300+ indie vendors from around the country. bonus: free workshops! mccarren park (williamsburg), free. [sat-sun 11am-7pm]