Rise 895 Ninth Ave (56th St), risebarnyc.com. Hosted by Andora and Aquaria, divas from every generation are celebrated at this weekly impersonator party and show. $6 margaritas all night long. Doors open at 9:00 pm. Shows begin at 11:00 pm.
Therapy 348 W 52nd St (Eighth/Ninth Aves), therapy-nyc.com. “The Help” is a highly energetic romp that always has the crowd begging for encores. These two “ladies” are the perfect marriage of comedy and dance performance. Monet X Change is one of the hottest drag-comedians in town and Pixie Aventura is worshiped for her incredible choreography. The show relies largely on audience participation as they are constantly traveling into the crowd to mine for material. The on-stage banter may be second to none, but don’t miss the truly spectacular “drag suicide” finale as the queens improv snippets from songs as fast as the DJ can turn them out. $7 Titos all night. 11:00 pm. No cover.
The Ritz 369 W 46th St #2 ritzbarandlounge.com. Join Judy Darling, Maddelyn Hatter and lots of go-go boys at this new weekly rage where cheap drinks and fun shows pack in The Ritz’s dance floor. $6 vodka cranberry and $3 Coors Light. Shows at 12:30pm and 2:30 am. Free.
Metropolitan 559 Lorimer St (Metropolitan Ave/Devoe St) Williamsburg, metropolitanbarny.com. Alotta McGriddles hosts rotatign themes every week including but limited to Harry Potter, Disney, Game of Thrones, Friends, Will & Grace, and more! Win pitcher of Bud Light for every round. $25 bar tab at the end of the night for the big winners. 8:00 pm. No cover.