Weekend Recommender: November 30-December 2
Sleep No More throws a carnival, Elizabeth Arden pops up in Madison Square Park, and more.
November 29, 2012
Sleep No More will host a post-show Carnival des Corbeaux this Saturday
Thursday, November 29, 7:30 p.m.
Led by conductor Alan Gilbert, violinist Gil Shaham will play Barber’s Violin Concerto, Rachmaninoff’s Symphonic Dances, and the premiere of Steven Stucky’s Symphony at Lincoln Center. Additional performances on Saturday (2 p.m.) and Sunday (8 p.m.). Broadway at 62nd St., 212-875-5000; nyphil.org
Elizabeth Arden Recharge Room Holiday Pop-Up
Saturday, December 1, 11 a.m.–6 p.m. and Sunday, December 2, 11 a.m.–5 p.m.
Head to Madison Square Park and look for Elizabeth Arden’s signature red door. Step inside and you’ll be treated to a makeover by the brand’s global makeup artist and a photograph taken by none other than Nigel Barker. Hand massages, free Baked by Melissa cupcakes, and “red ticket” giveaways are also on tap. Broadway and East 23 rd St.; elizabetharden.com
Sleep No More’s Carnival des Corbeaux
Saturday, December 1, 7 p.m. and 10:15 p.m.
Sleep No More’s Carnival des Corbeaux will return this Saturday (and next Saturday, December 8) to benefit the Art Dealers Association Relief Fund, which is right now helping galleries affected by Hurricane Sandy. Revelers can attend the carnival and the show ($205), or just the carnival ($100). Entrance for the show is at 7 p.m. and the carnival opens at 10:15 p.m. Dress code, strictly enforced, is carnival-inspired or provocative attire, with an option for patrons not in costume to dress entirely in black. The McKittrick Hotel, 530 W. 27th St., 866-811-4111; sleepnomorenyc.com
Hannah and Her Sisters
Sunday, December 2, 6:50 p.m.
As part of BAM’s Max von Sydow retrospective, the movie theater will be showing Woody Allen’s Hannah and Her Sisters, starring Syndow, Mia Farrow, Barbara Hershey, Michael Caine, and Dianne Wiest. The retrospective, running through December 14, celebrates other films of Sydow’s, including Conan the Barbarian, The Emigrants, The Exorcist, Minority Report, and Dune. BAM Rose Cinemas, 30 Lafayette Ave., Brooklyn, 718-636-4100; bam.org