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Queens Gala Event

York College Performing Arts Center

Saturday, October 2

Vissi Dance Theater NYC will present Queens Gala Event at the York College Performing Arts Center, located at 94-20 Guy R. Brewer Boulevard in Jamaica, at 7 p.m. on Saturday, October 2.

The dance company will premiere two new works, in addition to performing other pieces from their repertoire.

Tickets cost $20 for adults or $10 for students and seniors.

For more information, visit www.york.cuny.edu or call 718-262-3750.

‘Brave New Girl’

The Chocolate Factory Theater

Friday, October 1 and Saturday, October 2

The Chocolate Factory Theater, located at 5-49 49th Avenue in Long Island City, will hold performances of “Brave New Girl” at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. on Friday, October 1 and at 8 p.m. on Saturday, October 2.

The show is the second part of creator Neal Medlyn’s “two-part Britney Spears/Hannah Montana opus.”

For more information, visit www.chocolatefactorytheater.org or call 718-482-7069.


Queensborough Performing Arts Center

Sunday, October 3

The Queensborough Performing Arts Center, located at 222-05 56th Avenue in Bayside, will hold a performance of “S’Wonderful: The New Gershwin Musical” at 3 p.m. on Saturday, October 3.

The show celebrates the works of George and Ira Gershwin through singing and dancing.

Tickets are $35.

For more information, visit www.qcc.cuny.edu/qpac or call 718-631-6311.

Musica Italiana

Howard Beach Library

Monday, October 4

Musica Italiana will be held at the Howard Beach Library, located at 92-06 156th Avenue, at 6 p.m. on Monday, October 4.

The show will feature the husband and wife duo of Heidi Hepler and Michele Ramo.

For more information, call 718-641-7086.

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