Weekly Entertainment Calendar - April 1
by Jennifer Khedaroo
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Listen to Moneco perform on April 4 at 10:30 p.m.
Listen to Moneco perform on April 4 at 10:30 p.m.
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View the work of 12 artists at the Queens Museum on April 5.
View the work of 12 artists at the Queens Museum on April 5.
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Art

Poems for the Breaking of Spells - Thurs, Apr. 2, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. - Che Baraka’s work explores cultural and social tropes found in African American culture. | The Skylight Gallery, 1368 Fulton St., Bed-Stuy

The Stoop Series: Digital City – Google Map Hackers - Fri, Apr. 3, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. - Artists Justin Blinder, Brian House and Jennifer Maravillas present and discuss how they’ve used Google Maps in their art. | BRIC Arts Media House, 647 Fulton St., Fort Greene

Freedom’s Feast: An Interfaith Celebration of Hope - Sat, Apr. 4, 7 p.m. - A celebration held by Christian, Jewish and Muslim leaders, civil rights activists and performing artists. There will be narratives of Passover and Easter, live music, multimedia interactive storytelling and a kosher for Passover feast. | BAM Café, 30 Lafayette Ave., Fort Greene

Studio Exhibition Program - Sun, Apr. 5, 12 p.m. - For the second year, the Queens Museum presents an exhibition featuring the works of twelve artists. | Queens Museum, 111-01 Corona Ave., Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Exhibition of Contemporary Indian Art of the Diaspora - Wed, Apr. 8, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. - Presented by the Indo-American Arts Council, the Erasing Borders Exhibtion features works by multinational artists from the Indian subcontinent. | Flushing Town Hall, 137-35 Northern Blvd., Flushing

Music/Dance

Hawk and Dove, The Divers, Louds - Fri, Apr. 3, 8 p.m. - The three groups perform. | The Rock Shop, 249 Fourth Ave., Park Slope

The Hootee Springy Show - Fri, Apr. 3, 6 p.m. - Featuring acts such as Amandla Turner Band, Skattitude, The Band CC. | Gussy’s Bar, 20-14 29th St., Astoria

Nude Beach, White Hills and The Jay Vons - Fri, Apr. 3, 9 p.m. - Listen to the three bands perform which specialization in anthemic chants, heavy rhythm and thrilling drum fills. | The Bell House, 149 7th St., Gowanus

Dance Festival - Sat, Apr. 4, 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. - Over 30 professional dance companies show new works and styles. | BAM Fisher, 321 Ashland Pl., Fort Greene

Moneco - Sat, Apr. 4, 10:30 p.m. - The South American band plays Neo-Cumbia music with a mixture of Chicha, Cumbia and Rock. | Terraza 7, 40-19 Gleane St., Elmhurst

Film

Buck Rodgers in Tut’s Fever Movie Palace - Thurs, Apr. 2, 2 p.m. - Screening of the film that pays homage to the movie palace. | Museum of the Moving Image, 36-01 35th Ave., Astoria

Jules Verne: From the Earth to the Moon - Wed, Apr. 8, 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. - A multimedia theatrical event that travels across time and space as well as to the moon and back. | BAM Fisher, 321Ashland Pl., Boerum Hill

Behind the Screen - Sun, Apr. 5, 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. - The exhibition shows a one-of-a-kind experience that immerses visitors in the creative and technical process of producing, promoting and presenting films. | Museum of the Moving Image, 36-01 35th Ave., Astoria

Family/Kids

Hudson Vagabond Puppets - Thurs, Apr. 2, 10:30 a.m. - “Caps for Sale” and “The Three Billy Goats Gruff” come to life on stage with all kinds of puppets. | Colden Auditorium at Kupferberg Center for the Arts, 65-30 Kissena Blvd., Flushing

Easter Weekend Celebration - Sat, Apr. 4 to Sun, Apr. 5, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. - Enjoy Easter egg hunts, decorating eggs on the farm, candy stations and an Easter Bunny photo opportunity. | Queens Zoo, 53-51 111th St, Corona

Spring Egg-stravaganza! - Sat, Apr. 4, 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. - Take part in a scavenger hunt and old-fashioned games. | Queens Botanical Garden, 43-50 Main Street, Flushing

Bricks 4 Kidz Lego Spring Break Camp - Mon, Apr. 6 to Fri, Apr. 10 - 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. - Educational activities for children ages 4-14 including junior robotics and stop motion animation camps. Enroll at www.bricks4kidz.com/355. | Flushing Town Hall, 137-35 Northern Blvd., Flushing

Spring Break Family Storytime & Craft - Thurs, Apr. 9, 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. - Enjoy a relaxing afternoon with nature-inspired stories and botanically-themed craft activity. | Queens Botanical Garden, 43-50 Main Street, Flushing

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