arts 11.23.18

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movie Peter Jackson's documentary They Shall Not Grow Old brings WWI soldiers, rather astonishingly, to color and to 3D life. In select theaters on two dates: December 17 and 27.

theater For the third year in a row. a production of Joyce's The Dead, 1904 returns, courtesy of the Irish Rep, performed at the American Irish Historical Society, 991 5th [80th/81st], at which 57 guests (aka audience members), join in a holiday party taking place on January 6, 1904. You can literally join in the feast, while you observe the party. Show-only seating is $150; with dinner, $300.

event Kirsten Gillibrand and Maira Kalman have collaborated on the new book Bold & Brave: Ten Heroes Who Won Women the Right to Vote. Join Senator Gillibrand on Saturday, December 15, 1pm at St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church, 157 Montague [Henry/Clinton]. $23 gets entrance for two people and a copy of the book.

music Sonic Sanctuary is an evening by the jazz ensemble Tyrone Birkett | Emancipation on December 1, 7:30pm at the Bernie Wohl Center, 647 Columbus [91st/92nd], blending "jazz language, soul, and 21st century freedom songs." $20 [Photo: Dan Demetriad]

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 thru sun: four holiday markets pop up this weekend:

• fri thru 12/31: winterfest at the brooklyn museum.

• sat + sun 11am-5pm: the brooklyn holiday bazaar at 501 union and the green building (gowanus).

• sat + sun 11am-6pm: holiday handmade cavalcade at the invisible dog (cobble hill).

• sun 10am-5:30pm (sundays thru 12/30): grand holiday bazaar at grand bazaar nyc (uws).

fri thru sun: the world before your feet, a new documentary chronicling matt green's quest to walk every block of every street in nyc, premieres this week with post-show q+a with producer jesse eisenberg and subject matt green at select screenings. quad cinema (greenwich village), $16 general, $13 seniors.

fri thru 11/29: film forum pays tribute to rita hayworth with a 12-film series including both new 4k restorations and archival 35mm prints including gilda, the lady from shanghai, only angels have wings, and more. film forum (south village), $15.

sun 10am-5pm (sundays thru 12/30): take a ride back in time on vintage 1930's-era subway cars, running along the f and a/c/d lines in manhattan every sunday thru the end of the year. free with your metrocard swipe.

Black Friday

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