UPCOMING / ONGOING EVENTS @ THE UNICORN
JANUARY / FEBRUARY 2017
EVERY MONDAY unless otherwise noted
The Monday night Joke Writing Circle and Avant Garden Open Mic is POSTPONED until further notice. Please check back here for updates or visit us on Facebook.com/TheUnicornNYC,or @TheUnicornNYC on Twitter / Instagram.
TUESDAY JAN 31
BABIES & BEATS MUSIC CLASS FOR BABIES 4:15 – 4:45 PM (FREE / suggested donation $5)
This group music class and sing-a-long is an introductory level class for babies up to 16 months with their caregivers. In this class, babies will be introduced to the guitar and ukulele, sing songs, play with basic musical instruments, do some rhythm exercises and meet other babies as they explore their world through music.
Drop-Ins welcome; RSVP strongly suggested for this event: info@TheUnicornNYC.com
EVERY TUESDAY IN JANUARY & FEBRUARY unless otherwise noted (5:30 PM-6:30 PM)
GROUP UKULELE + GUITAR CLASS ($25)
This is a group ukulele and guitar class, combined. B.Y.O. ukulele / guitar or rent one of ours ($5) or buy one of ours (starting at $50). Group classes run for 60 minutes and cover a wide range of ukulele + guitar ability but will appeal best to beginner and intermediate level players. Meet other ukulele + guitar players, work on assorted techniques, get advice and help with your ukulele + guitar skills! Chord sheets, folder, sticker + 2 song tab print outs included. Buy admission to 10 group classes for $200. RSVP REQUIRED FOR THIS EVENT by email or phone in advance: info@theUnicornNYC.com or 646-869-2171
WE DO MUSIC-THEMED PARTIES!
Please get in touch via email or phone for a PDF party one sheet and / or a walk-through of the space.
THURSDAY JANUARY 26
QUEERNUCOPIA COMEDY SHOW ($10 suggested donation)
An evening LGBT and allied Comedy featuring a nilarious lineup including three Jews— an Orthodox Jewish transsexual among them—a recovering Catholic Real Queen of Kings County, a young genderqueer Asian, and a cool, hilarious bisexual woman. We could all walk into a bar together for a single joke, but there’ll be MANY laughs to be had for a suggested donation of only ten dollars, and NO DRINK MINIMUM!! FACEBOOK EVENT LINK
ONGOING PRIVATE MUSIC LESSONS
Private one-on-one, group, friend and couple guitar, ukulele, vocal, piano and violin lessons may be scheduled at The Unicorn seven days, Sunday through Saturday from 10 am – 7 pm. Email us at info@TheUnicornNYC.com or call 646-869-2171 to set up your lesson today. Our hours are 7 days a week, 10 am – 10 pm, by appointment or by chance.
COMING IN FEBRUARY
THE STORYTELLER’S CLUB RETURNS! ($5)
Colin Wilhm leads this regular part workshop, part meet n’ greet all about honing the skills involved in storytelling. Meet other storytellers, work on material for an upcoming show, collaborate, book storytellers for your own events and mingle with members of the storytelling community. Dates TBA ASAP.
TUESDAY FEBRUARY 14 (11 AM – 7 PM)
VALENTINE’S DAY PRIVATE COUPLE’S LESSON SESSIONS ($100)
Back by popular demand: Learn something new, together! Subjects include piano, ukulele, guitar, autoharp, yodeling or vocals. Lessons take place in our handsome downtown storefront studio and include beverages and snacks. Class runs for 60 minutes. 11-7 PM slots available, every hour on the hour. Get yours before they’re gone!
RSVP required: info@theUnicornNYC.com
SATURDAY FEBRUARY 18 / MARCH 18 (7:30 doors, 8 PM show)
SURPRISE STORIES ($10)
Join Syd Stories as he hosts a slew of incredible storytellers as they compete in a storytelling gameshow. Audience chooses the winner who is rewarded with prizes and acclaim! This show happens monthly. Are you a storyteller who’d like to compete? Email info@theUnicornNYC.com or call 646-869-2171 for more info.
WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 22 (7:30 PM)
THE STORY STUDIO GRADUATION STUDENT SHOWCASE (FREE)
The participants of this event have been working hard on their storytelling techniques and are excited to share their advancements and achievements with you. This is a free event.
OUT OF TOWN COMEDIANS, MUSICIANS, AUTHORS + PERFORMERS, PLEASE INQUIRE ABOUT PRESENTING YOUR SHOW OR EVENT @ THE UNICORN.
The Unicorn welcomes comedy, poetry, storytelling, readings, classes, networking meet ups, solo acts, acoustic and lightly amplified small bands, as well as private events, parties, book releases and more. Unfortunately, we can not have full bands, metal, heavy drums, punk, amplified heavy bass or acts that are very loud due to community sound restrictions. Please inquire for more information.
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