Weekly Entertainment Calendar - September 10
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El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico will take the stage at Resorts World Casino on Sept. 11.
El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico will take the stage at Resorts World Casino on Sept. 11.
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Kids could learn more about creatures and their habitats on Sept. 12.
Kids could learn more about creatures and their habitats on Sept. 12.
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Art

October Waves - Thurs, Sept. 10 - Photographs taken by Sandra Gottlieb, October Waves is a series of photographs taken each day at sunset during the October 2013 hurricane season at Rockaway Beach, Queens. The photos focus on the immense and powerful waves, and explore the texture, light and shapes within the water. | New York Hall of Science, 47-01 111th St., Corona

Photoville - Sat, Sept. 12, All day - Walk among over 60 shipping containers filled with photography from artists and curatorial partners from across the world for the fourth annual Photoville. | Brooklyn Bridge Park, 334 Furman St. at Middagh Street, Dumbo

Block Party: NYC Soul of Summer - Thurs, Sept. 17, 11 am - 6 pm - Anderson Zaca’s photo collection celebrates New Yorkers across races and classes, sharing regional pride from different neighborhoods through the lens of the NYC block party. | United Photo Industry, 16 Main St., Dumbo



How the Cats Took Over the Internet - Thurs, Sept. 17, 10:30 am to 8 pm - This exhibition, which includes screenings and live events, looks at the phenomenon of cats online and how they have transfixed a generation of web users. Ongoing. | Museum of the Moving Image, 36-01 35 Ave, Astoria

Music/Dance

Take Ballet to the Streets - Thurs, Sept. 10, 5–7 pm - Using interdisciplinary influences while grounded in the classical idiom, Brooklyn Ballet Company and Youth Ensemble brings together ballet and hip-hop in an evening of recurring performances. | Target Community Garden, 931 Bedford Ave., Bedford-Stuyvesant

We Remember: A Tribute to September 11th - Fri, Sept. 11, 7 p.m. - A night of live music from the 50’s and 60’s in memory of 9/11, including The Doo Wop Group and Jay Siegel’s Tokens. Rosalie Commentucci O’Hara’s debuts “United As One,” her tribute to 9/11. V.I.P tickets include dinner, drinks, and autographs. | Our Lady of Perpetual Help School,5902 Sixth Ave. at 60th Street, Bay Ridge

El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico - Fri, Sept. 11, 9 p.m. - El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico, the well known Puerto Rican Salsa music orchestra performs live at the Resorts World Casino, New York City. The Salsa Orchestra was founded in May 1962 by Rafael Ithier. Ithier is still nominally its musical director, and is the only remaining members from the band’s original lineup. | Resorts World Casino New York City, 110-00 Rockaway Boulevard, Ozone Park

Sesame Street Live! - Sat, Sept. 12, 10:30 a.m. - Elmo, Grover, and their Sesame Street friends welcome Chamki, Grover’s friend from India, to Sesame Street. Explore the fun of friendship and celebrate cultures, from singing and dancing to sharing cookies. | Kings Theatre, 1027 Flatbush Ave., Flatbush

Film

Slumflower - Thurs, Sept. 10, 6:30 pm - The founders of sartorial blog Street Etiquette present their short film, “Slumflower,” an exploration of black male identity through the eyes of a 10-year old boy finding beauty and growth in the midst of concrete. | Brooklyn Historical Society, Brooklyn Heights

Young Bodies Heal Quickly - Tues, Sept. 22, 7:30 p.m. - This film follows the ventures of brothers Older and Younger as they incarceration, family, and the responsibility of knowing what’s real and what’s not. A discussion with the filmmakers to follow. | Nitehawk Cinema, 136 Metropolitan Ave., Williamsburg

Family

Seventh Annual TEAL Walk/Run for Ovarian Cancer - Sat, Sept. 12, 9 a.m. - In addition to the the fund-raising walk, this event will feature face painting, educational booths, live stage performances, and guest speakers, as well as a special survivors’ ceremony to honor those who have fought and are still fighting this devastating disease. Participants can walk individually or in teams; register at tealwalk.org/register. | Prospect Park Band Shell, Prospect Park West and Ninth Street, Park Slope

Pattern Wizardry - Sat, Sept. 12, 10 am - 5 pm - Through the magic of patterns found in nature and hands-on activities featuring objects from BCM’s 29,000 cultural and natural science collection, the exhibit promotes concepts of math and science through hands-on learning experiences. | Brooklyn Children’s Museum, 145 Brooklyn Ave. at St. Marks Avenue, Crown Heights

My Home, My Habitat: Workshop for Children with ASD - Sat, Sept. 12, 10:30 am to 12 pm - Home is where the heart is! Hands-on science experiments and sensory-rich art projects in workshops specially designed for young children, ages 3–5, with autism spectrum disorder and their parents and siblings. Free. To reserve a spot please call 718-683-9366 or email dmeza@nysci.org | New York Hall of Science, 47-01 111th St, Corona

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