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It's up to 80% off at the popular Aeffe sale of men's and women's clothing by major designers (Basso & Brooke, Alberta Ferretti, Gaultier, Moschino, etc.) at 30 W. 56th [5th/6th] 212.632.9300, today and tomorrow, 10-6, Saturday from 11-5… LaidOffCampNY is a free, two-day seminar tomorrow and Saturday… The annual Wall to Wall Broadway, twelve hours of Broadway musical performances, takes place at Symphony Space on May 16th.

indie rock… Friday: Shout Out Out Out Out are the perfect electro-dance party band. See them at (le) poisson rouge. Friday: King Khan & the Shrines bring the sweat, the garage, and the soul to Music Hall of Williamsburg. Just Announced… 7/3: Sonic Youth. 7/18: Siren Fest with Built To Spill and more… 8/6: Eagles of Death Metal.

performance… Tonight at Highline Ballroom, Everclear's frontman Art Alexakis performs and tells stories about his life as rocker, moviemaker, and political activist.

photography… The Other Half of the Sky is a new exhibition of works by Lili Almog – photographs and videos of women in China's countryside and villages. Mao Zedong's comment that "women hold up half the sky" may be true, though it seems at half the pay. Opens May 2nd at Andrea Meislin Gallery, 526 W. 26th [10th/11th] 212.627.2552.

movieRevanche, by Austrian director Götz Spielmann, is a thriller that turns out to be more about character than twists. And in spite of the pileup of coincidences, you're likely to be with it from start to finish. [Photo: Lukas Beck]

out of town… It's getting nice here so why would you want to be on Waikiki Beach? Well, why not? With a little patience (more than a few dates are blocked), you can fly from NY to Honolulu for as little as $324 roundtrip, plus taxes and fees. Look on Travelocity and check Continental, too.

heads up… On May 11th, 7pm, Lunetta, 116 Smith [Dean/Pacific] 718.488.6269, Bklyn, is having another "Nana's Table" – a family-style Sicilian meal, focusing on seafood and spring produce. There will also be Sicilian cheese from Stinky Brooklyn and a tart from One Girl Cookies. $60 ($80 with wine pairings), reserve here.


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