arts 02.2.18

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the skint

movies Starting February 7 at Film Forum, an Ingmar Bergman Centennial Retrospective: 47 films, 40 of which are new restorations.

music Rock and rootsy folk sounds new when it's performed by Marty O'Reilly & the Old Soul Orchestra. Their second full-length album, Stereoscope, is out February 9.

food A reliable strategy to chase away the winter blahs: Indian gastro bar Baar Baar, 13 E. 1st [Bowery/2nd] 212.228.1200, with its inclusive approach to ingredients and seasonings. There's a fairly extensive wine list, though it's not bargain-priced.

cabaret Broadway dynamo Lillias White brings the love to new venue The Green Room 42, 570 10th [41st/42nd] on Valentine's Day, 7pm. Tickets from $35.

book/talk Pulitzer Prize-winning author Mike Wallace follows up his epic history of New York from its founding to 1898, with the equally epic Greater Gotham: A History of New York City from 1898 to 1919. Mr. Wallace will give a talk on his favorite city, Wednesday, February 21, 7pm, at SVA Theatre, 333 W. 23rd [8th/9th], $15.

theater Lenny's Lyricists, hosted by Amanda Green (daughter of Adolph Green), explores Bernstein's collaborations with various lyricists over the years. Some serious Broadway talent is on hand to sing the bounty of those collaborations. 92Y, 2/24-26 (five performances), from $70.

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.

fri 1-8pm, sat 11am-6pm: refresh your wardrobe with the help of 80 vintage clothing + accessories dealers at the semi-annual manhattan vintage clothing show + sale. metropolitan pavilion (chelsea), $15 adv, $20 door.

sat + sun 2-5pm: the apollo theater in harlem hosts an open house weekend filled with performances, previews, and presentations. free (rsvp).

thru 2/8: a new year brings another new ear festival, presenting a week of sound art, experimental music, performances, and an installation at fridman gallery (soho). $15 (free friday and tuesday).

thru 2/28: city bakery (flatiron) once again sweetens up february with their 26th annual hot chocolate festival, which features a fanciful flavor each day this month. this week: espresso, bourbon, 'happy,' and super bowl-themed.

thru 2/28 (weekdays 8am-4pm + 5:30pm-11pm): have breakfast (almost) any time of day or night during clinton street baking co. + restaurant's annual pancake month, featuring a rotating menu of 14 varieties.

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