intersection 10.5.10


We're not remotely enthusiastic about guns; however—Helen Mirren plus machine gun? We're in. The movie is Red and co-stars Bruce Willis, Morgan Freeman, John Malkovich, and Mary-Louise Parker. Opens October 15th.

The Cantonese restaurant Red Egg, 202 Centre [Grand/Hester] 212.966.1123, which serves dim sum from 10am-11pm daily (in addition to its regular menu), launches a Friday night series lounge party starting at 9pm, featuring dim sum, specialty cocktials, and music by DJ Cruz. [Photo: Elizabeth Felicella]

Liah Alonso and Kelly Halloran, performing as Left on Red, have been busking in the subways for over three years in addition to playing clubs. They now have a self-titled CD out and you can catch them live as part of the CMJ Music Marathon at the Bitter End on Wednesday, October 20th, 9pm. $5 cover.

Mean Red—Jen Lyon and Katie Longmyer— are the gurus behind creative and cool events such as the upcoming edition of Underground Rebel Bingo Club, happening this Saturday at a secret location in Williamsburg. If anyone asks, you're going to a meeting of the English Scone Appreciation Society. $15.

Tonight at Le Poisson Rouge, Cameron Carpenter continues his sublimely quixotic campaign to make the organ hip. Marion Felder adds percussion. Showtime is 10pm, $25.

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