Samantha Shokin

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  • 3 years ago | Boobs

    Chanting "Nipples! Nipples!!!" in a crowded street is one surefire way to draw attention. Flashing nipples is another. Yesterday, unsuspecting Times Square pedestrians got a bit of both, in a fleshy display of female empowerment. Coinciding w...

  • 3 years ago | Concert Reviews

    !!! w/Lenny Williams Damrosch Park Bandshell at Lincoln Center Thursday, August 9 Better than: Reading the subtitles. Audience members seated at Damrosch Park last night looked alarmingly composed at first gander, perhaps sedated by the soulful st...

  • 3 years ago

    What happens when you cross the ’80s Madonna classic Desperately Seeking Susan with the music of Blondie in a theater in London's West End? A train wreck. What happens when one man takes to the stage in a comedic retelling of the whole ordea...

  • 3 years ago

    Come celebrate the few remaining bastions of American genteelness in the kitschiest way possible at the 138th Annual Kentucky Derby party at the Bell House in Brooklyn. At 1 p.m., Brooklyn milliner La China Loca will provide some delightfully extr...

  • 3 years ago

    If you thought that the rise of digital media called for zine culture's inevitable demise, think again. Today, Public Assembly in Williamsburg welcomes the first annual Brooklyn Zine Fest to its spacious chambers in an all-day celebration 
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  • 3 years ago

    In the 1960s, Fluxus shook the art world by defying convention with radical performance pieces. Today, artist Alison Knowles will channel her Fluxus know-how by preparing a comically gigantic salad as part of the High Line’s Earth Day Celebr...

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