Lance and the Ladies
Birdland, 315 W 44th St (btwn Eighth/Ninth Aves), birdlandjazz.com. Acclaimed songwriter Lance Horne returns to Birdland with some of his favorite songstresses. Julia Murney, Stephanie D’Abruzzo, and others join the out music man for this one-night-only concert. 7pm; $30 (plus $10 drink minimum).
The Britney Spears Musical
Friends and Lovers, 641 Classon Ave (btwn Pacific/Dean Sts), Crown Heights, friendsandloversbk.com. Masterminds Jo Firestone, Josh Sharp, and Aaron Jackson bring you this very scary Britney Spears jukebox musical starring audience volunteers in a hilarious mix of karaoke and improv. 8pm–11pm; $8 in advance/$10 general admission.
Metropolitan, 559 Lorimer St (btwn Metropolitan Ave/Devoe St), Williamsburg, metropolitanbarny.com. You never know what to expect from David Sokolowski’s arty queer dance party, but there are a few things you can count on: hot boys, cheap drinks, and unbelievably groovy beats by Sokolowski and DJ Econ. The performances are always shocking, subversive, and sensational. 10pm; free.
Industry, 355 W 52nd St (btwn Eighth/Ninth Aves), industry-bar.com. The second annual Be a Diva competition continues tonight as 12 talented ladies battle it out for cash, prizes, and a glamorous paid gig alongside host Marty Thomas. Which belter has the pipes to take the prize? See for yourself at this songsational competition. 10pm; free.