TWO YEARS: Distorted Diznee
The Laurie Beechman Theatre, 407 W 42nd St (btwn Ninth/Tenth Aves), spincycle.com. Creator Dallas Dubois may have left New York for L.A. but you don’t have to head to Cali to visit the Happiest Place on Earth. Distorted princesses Holly Dae, Bootsie LeFaris, Pixie Aventura and Brenda Dharling celebrate the second anniversary of their cult hit drag revue tonight! 10pm; $20 (plus $15 drink minimum).
The Spot, 34 W 32nd St (btwn Fifth Ave/Broadway), habibinyc.com. The Spot is the spot for this monthly party for the city’s gay Arabs and the boys who love them. DJ Iz breaks in the new location with $5 beer and $7 drinks before midnight and of course sexy belly dancers all night. 11pm; $10 before midnight/$15 general admission.
Providence, 311 W 57th St (btwn Eighth/Ninth Aves), vossnyc.com. Brandon Voss and BoiParty.com deliver a Berlin-inspired club experience every week. Johnny Dynell spins on the main floor, the CockyBoys get dirty in the back room, and Epiphany hosts cabaret acts downstairs in the KitKatClub. 10pm; free before 11pm/$10 general admission.
BPM, 516 W 42nd St (btwn 10th/11th Aves), clickfridays.com. Bent Collective’s Steven Redant serves up the beats at this revamped club’s Friday night party. Get your night started with Hard cocktails in Rosebud Lounge and an opening set by DJ Obra Primitiva. 11pm; general admission varies.
Rockbar, 185 Christopher St (@ Weehawken St), rockbarnyc.com. Mischief Matthew and Arsenio Amadis’ weekly Monday night kinkfest is reborn as a naughty monthly! DJ Brian Richards spins for the gear-clad crowd enjoying free shots and BDSM demos. 10pm; $3.
Pieces Underwear Party
Pieces, 8 Christopher St (btwn Greenwich Ave/Gay St), piecesbar.com. Wear your cutest panties and jiggle your buns on over to this Christopher Street bar for their monthly underwear party. The more you take off, the cheaper the drinks are, and there’s plenty of mischief to get up to in the back room! Midnight; free.
Nowhere, 322 E 14th St (btwn First/Second Aves), nowherebarnyc.com. Every other week, the guys behind Spunk [arts] Magazine take over this East Village haunt for a night of beats and video art. This week’s party showcases visual artist Cocksnaut’s work, while Spunk founder Aaron Tilford spins the electro house tracks. 10pm; free.
Happy Fun Hideaway, 1211 Myrtle Ave (btwn Bushwick Av/Charles Pl), Bushwick. The queens of Bushwick have the urge to party! DJs Damien, David Sokolowski and Avery Noyes spin house tracks while Macy Rodman and her House of Bathsalts crew perform wacked out drag numbers. 10pm; free.
The Eagle, 554 W 28th St (btwn 10th/11th Aves), eaglenyc.com. It’s that time of the month: time to get dirty! DJs Damian and Mirch spin rock, punk and metal at New York’s favorite gay leather bar. Knock back a few $4 domestic beers and rock out. 10pm; free.