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Nov 22, 2014
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Athleta Flatiron's First Birthday Party
Community

On Saturday, November 22nd, celebrate Athleta Flatiron's first birthday at the store on Fifth Avenue!

For more information and to view other upcoming events, visit athleta.com.

Nov 22, 2014
2

General Assembly: Introduction to Adobe Photoshop
Education
generalassemb.ly

Bring your creative ideas to life with Adobe Photoshop, the professional digital imaging standard, used by photographers and designers who want to perfect their digital images. Photoshop allows you to create powerful images and designs. This workshop is designed to get you up and running with Adobe Photoshop in just one day. The focus will be on step-by-step instruction leading students through the most important tools and concepts in Photoshop.

This is an introductory course designed for first time and beginning Photoshop users. No prior experience with Photoshop is required for this class. All students must be able to bring a laptop to each class (Mac preferred). You will need to have Adobe Photoshop version CC or higher already downloaded on this laptop for the start of class.

This workshop on Saturday, November 22nd begins at 10:00 am and ends at 6:00 pm. Tickets are $175.

For more information and to register for this session, click here.

Nov 22, 2014
3

General Assembly: Social Media Weekend Bootcamp
Education
generalassemb.ly

This workshop introduces students to the current social media landscape and explores how it can be used for maximum results (for brands as well as agencies). Participants will leave with a detailed understanding of both the current social media landscape and how to evaluate which tools or social platforms are the best fit for their organization's strategic goals.

Topics to be covered will include: an overview of social media platforms, current social media trends and their implications, how to tailor social media tools to your existing business strategies and social media tools for monitoring and ROI.

Case studies and tactics will be presented throughout the session and participants will gain hands on knowledge and experience.

This workshop on Saturday, November 22nd begins at 10:00 am and ends at 6:00 pm. Tickets are $175.

For more information and to register for this session, click here.

Nov 22, 2014
4

The India Center presents Eighth Annual Indian Arts Festival
Culture
baruch.cuny.edu/bpac

The India Center New York presents an evening of Indian Classical Dance, Indian Classical Music, Indian Food and more....

Saturday, November 22nd at 3:00pm. Tickets are $25 in advance, $30 at the door. Performances are in the Engelman Recital Hall, 55 Lexington Avenue (enter on 25th Street).

Tickets are available by calling (212) 352-3101 or visit BPAC online here.

Nov 22, 2014
5

Baruch Fine & Performing Arts Center presents: "Lysistrata"
Entertainment
baruch.cuny.edu/bpac

The Baruch College Department of Fine and Performing Arts presents "Lysistrata" by Aristophanes. Lysistrata unites the women of Greece to end the Peloponnesian War. How? By refusing sex until the men of Greece come to their senses. As funny and relevant today as it was when it was first performed 2500 years ago!

Tickets at the Baruch box office only $10 (available at the door ONLY), no phone or internet orders available for this production. Advance sales at the BPAC box office, 55 Lexington, enter on 25th Street. Cash only at the venue on show days, BERNIE WEST THEATER, 17 LEXINGTON AVENUE (corner of 23rd Street), 9th Floor.

Shows are Tuesday - Saturday, November 18th - 22nd at 7:30pm, with a special matinee on Thursday, November 20th at 12:30pm.

NOW - Dec 10, 2014
6

The Landmarks of New York Exhibition at Baruch
Culture

Baruch College will present the exhibition The Landmarks of New York at the Mishkin Gallery from Friday, November 7th to Wednesday, December 10th.

New York City is a treasure trove of architectural masterpieces and monuments. From St. Paul’s Chapel and the Brooklyn Bridge to the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York’s history is illustrated with famous buildings and less well-known architectural jewels.

With 90 black and white photographs, this exhibition documents buildings dating from the 1620s through the 1980s – from the idiosyncratic to the iconic. Mounted in conjunction with the publication of the book, The Landmarks of New York, V, by author and curator, Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel, the exhibition spans 400 years of New York City history and celebrates the New York City Landmarks Law.

For more information about this exhibition, click here.

Nov 23, 2014
7

New York Flute Club Presents: Nicole Mitchell
Entertainment
baruch.cuny.edu/bpac

The New York Flute Club presents an evening with Nicole Mitchell. Ms. Mitchell has been repeatedly awarded by DownBeat Critics Poll and the Jazz Journalists Association as “Top Flutist of the Year” for the last four years (2010-2013). Mitchell’s music celebrates African American culture while reaching across genres and integrating new ideas with moments in the legacy of jazz, gospel, experimentalism, pop and African percussion.

Concert is Sunday, November 23rd at 5:30pm in the Engelman Recital Hall, 55 Lexington Avenue (enter on 25th Street). THE BPAC BOX OFFICE IS NOT HANDLING TICKETS TO THIS EVENT. Tickets at the door, $25, $15 for students and seniors. Club members are free.

For more information on this event, click here.

To sign up for The New York Flute Club membership and future concert listings, click here.

Nov 24, 2014
8

Flatiron Holiday Installation Launch Event
Community

This holiday season, the Flatiron/23rd Street Partnership illuminates one of New York City’s most iconic intersections with New York Light by INABA. Join us on Monday, November 24th at 6:00 p.m. on the public plaza as we unveil the installation!

There will be a premium prize wheel, hot tea distributed by DAVIDsTEA, and performance by the Peoples Improv Theater!

Follow us on Twitter and Instagram at @FlatironNY using #DiscoverFlatiron and #NewYorkLight. Want to win a prize? Take a photo and use #NewYorkLight to be entered to win something special.

Nov 24, 2014
9

General Assembly: Introduction to Adobe InDesign (Session III)
Education
generalassemb.ly

Bring your creative ideas to life with Adobe InDesign, the professional page layout standard, used by designers and production professionals to design, preflight, and publish a broad range of documents such as brochures, catalogs, magazines and books. InDesign allows you to lay out and design multiple page documents. This workshop is designed to get you up and running with Adobe InDesign in three days. The focus will be on step-by-step instruction leading students through the most important tools and concepts in InDesign.

By the end of the workshop, participants will have learned the basics in InDesign such as how to create a new file, set up master pages, place images, format text, link text boxes, use layers, and create print ready files. They will also learn the basics of typography and page layout design.

Session III: Using Master Pages, Style Sheets and Color Swatches (Monday, November 24th, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm)

  • Learn to design a book or magazine cover
  • Use master pages, style sheets and saved color swatches to create uniformity between pages
  • Learn to package InDesign files to send to a commercial printer

For more information and to register for this session, click here.

Nov 24, 2014
10

Silberman Jazz Series: Alain Trudel
Entertainment
baruch.cuny.edu/bpac

Baruch Performing Arts Center and the Aaron Silberman Concert Series present Alain Trudel (trombone) and guests on Monday, November 24th at 6:00pm in the Engelman Recital Hall at 55 Lexington Avenue (enter on 25th Street).

THIS IS A FREE EVENT, OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. There are space limitations, and we cannot overfill the room.

For more information visit BPAC online here.

Nov 26, 2014
11

Super Free Wednesday at the PIT
Entertainment
thepit-nyc.com

Every Wednesday night, all night long, see the PIT's best top-line house team improvisers playing their brand of long-form improvisation. 7 shows, all absolutely free. Holy house teams, Batman! It’s SUPER FREE WEDNESDAY!

The PIT is dedicated to the instruction, performance, and development of original comedy. The PIT strives to entertain and educate the community about the comedic arts in a safe and nurturing environment.

The PIT is composed of three elements: a school that focuses on the craft of improvisation, an eclectic variety of electives, and an unparalleled professional writing program; a theater that presents original comedic shows seven nights a week; and a corporate and educational workshop program that offers team building, leadership, and business training.

Visit thepit-nyc.com to see their full calendar of events.

Nov 28, 2014
12

Musical Friday at the PIT
Entertainment
thepit-nyc.com

Every Friday night, from 6:00pm until midnight, see The PIT’s fabulous musical house teams create brand new musicals as they sing and dance their way through them. Come see this show, because what happens tonight will never, ever happen again. You also have a chance to get on stage with the PIT's house team members and improvise some songs.

The PIT is dedicated to the instruction, performance, and development of original comedy. The PIT strives to entertain and educate the community about the comedic arts in a safe and nurturing environment.

The PIT is composed of three elements: a school that focuses on the craft of improvisation, an eclectic variety of electives, and an unparalleled professional writing program; a theater that presents original comedic shows seven nights a week; and a corporate and educational workshop program that offers team building, leadership, and business training.

Visit thepit-nyc.com to see their full calendar of events.