What: “Cosmic Cabaretcinema” is a series in the Rubin Museum’s film Friday series, CabaretCinema. They’ll be screening classic sci-fi films of the last century, all of which will be introduced by acclaimed artists like Larry Doyle (writer), Gary Lucas (song-writer), Brett Helquist (illustrator, namely of Lemony Snickett’s “Series of Unfortunate Events”), and many others. The films being played include “The Day the Earth Stood Still,” “2001: A Space Odyssey,” “Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy,” and many other lesser-knowns.
When/Where: A screening will be held every Friday at 9:30PM until May 7th (so put the good ones on your calendar!), free with a $7 bar minimum, at the Rubin Museum of Art, 150 West 17th Street.
More information, including the films being screened and the artists that will introduce each one, can be found on their website.