Your Weekend Starts Now 8/11/16

NY1's weekly segment "Your Weekend Starts Now" shows entertaining picks for great things to do this weekend all around the city. 

Oslo at the Mitzi Newhouse Theater
lct.org
Lincoln Center Theater just announced the play "Oslo" is heading to Broadway next spring, but you can still see this new play about the 1993 Israeli-Palestinian Oslo Peace Accord through the end of the month at the Mitzi Newhouse Theater at Lincoln Center.

Golden Bride at The Museum Of Jewish Heritage
nytf.org
See the operatta "Golden Bride" at The Museum Of Jewish Heritage. This story of a young woman on an incredible journey is performed in Yiddish with English and Russian supertitles. Tickets are 40 dollars.

35th Annual Battery Dance Festival
batterydance.org
Sunday kicks off the weeklong 35th annual Battery Dance Festival, with free performances each night in Battery Park.

Rockaway Theatre Company Presents La Cage Aux Folles
rockawaytheatrecompany.org
Rockaway Theatre Company in Queens presents this great community production of "La Cage Aux Folles" at The Post Theatre at Fort Tilden. Tickets are 20 dollars.

Three great Monday night events:

Free Abba Tribute Concert on Coney Island
brooklynconcerts.com
Check out the Seaside Summer Concert Series with a FREE Abba tribute concert at the Ford Amphitheater at the Coney Island Boardwalk. It's at 7:30p.m. Tickets are distributed one hour before the show.

Madonna Birthday Tribute at Bowery Electric
mobilemondaysnyc.com
The dance party Mobile Mondays celebrates Madonna's Birthday with a free 45's & Vinyl Remix night at Bowery Electric.

Show Biz After Hours with Frank DiLella
birdlandjazz.com
NY1's own Frank DiLella hosts "Showbiz After Hours" with great guests, live music, comedy, interviews and more. I'm going! Tickets are 30 dollars.

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