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movie Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief is playing Film Society Lincoln Center—it's the documentary based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book by Lawrence Wright, directed by Alex Gibney, in which eight recovering Scientologists tell all.

dance The essential Ballet Hispanico performs the world premiere of Conquer, choreographed by Miguel Mancillas, as well as the NY debut of Show Girl, by Rosie Herrera, when they play the Joyce next month, April 14-26.

theater Two wonderful actors, Carey Mulligan and Bill Nighy, bring David Hare's Skylight back to life, transferring the London production to Broadway for 13 weeks.

out of town Large and jolly, that's how you want your beer garden. And the newly-opened Asbury Festhalle & Biergarten in Asbury Park obliges, with 6000 square feet indoors, a 9000-square-foot rooftop (to come), 25 beers on tap (imported and domestic) and appropriate eats like weisswurst. For more, klicken Sie hier.

music As part of the Ecstatic Music Festival at Kaufman Music Center: Ethel, Kaki King and John King perform alt-classical pieces. Saturday, March 21, 7:30pm, $20-25.

book Beneath the Surface: Killer Whales, SeaWorld, and the Truth Beyond Blackfish, is a new book out next week by former SeaWorld orca trainer John Hargrove, who loves whales but not their captivity.

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