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Friday, September 4, 2015

Friday, September 4

Jonny Woo: Glitter in the Groove

The Laurie Beechman Theatre, 407 W 42nd St (btwn Ninth/10th Aves), London alt-drag icon Jonny Woo is back! His new show blends rap, spoken word, and original music—and don’t be surprised if a lip-synch or two creeps in. 7pm; $22 (plus $20 food/drink minimum).

FIRE ISLAND: DWorld Underwear Party

The Ice Palace, 1 Bayview Wk (@ Dock Wk), Cherry Grove, Strap on your jockstrap and join the fun at Daniel Nardicio’s Labor Day buns-out-bonanza. DJ Sammy Jo spins as hip-shaking go-go boys give you something to drool over on Fire Island’s biggest dance floor. 11pm; $10 in a jockstrap/$15 general admission.


Littlefield, 622 Degraw St (btwn Third/Fourth Aves), Gowanus, Curated by Bevin Branlandingham, performers like Merrie Cherry, Nath Ann Carrera, and Sequinette will celebrate Dolly Parton through drag, burlesque, live music, and performance art. There will be a fan contest, raffle, and plenty of Dolly tunes to keep you dancing. 7pm–2am; $15 in advance/$20 general admission.

Tag Team Fridays

Boxers, 37 W 20th St (btwn Fifth/Sixth Aves), Hot Chelsea men mix and mingle at this popular gay sports bar’s Friday night scrimmage. 9pm; free.

Free Wifi

Happyfun Hideaway, 1211 Myrtle Ave (@ Willoughby Ave), Bushwick, DJs Gramma and Lol Kim spin for the scruffy boys of Bushwick at this tiki dive. 10pm; free. 

Deep Dirty Disco

Eastern Bloc, 505 E Sixth St (btwn Aves A/B), Get down and dirty in the East Village as DJ Darren Dryden spins hot disco grooves and go-go boys shake their hips. 11pm; free.


Open House, 244 E Houston St (btwn Aves A/B), Special guests spin with DJs Michael Magnan and Honey Dijon at Ladyfag’s über cool weekly. 10pm; free.

The Zoo

Empire Hotel Rooftop, 44 W 63rd St (@ Columbus Ave), The Labor Day weekend edition of Brandon Voss’s roving weekly celebrates the end of summer with a Carnival-themed bash. Sao Paulo’s Tommy Love imports beats from Brazil and club kids like One-Half Nelson and Erickatoure Aviance will be serving Rio de Janeiro realness. 11pm; free before midnight/$10 general admission.

Friday, September 4, 2015