4 Things to Do This Week

By Serena Solomon on May 5, 2014 6:24am 

 Chevy Chase, Steve Martin and Martin Shorts start in the 1986 film "Three Amigos!" It is showing at Tribeca Cinema on May 5 for Cinco De Mayo.
Chevy Chase, Steve Martin and Martin Shorts start in the 1986 film "Three Amigos!" It is showing at Tribeca Cinema on May 5 for Cinco De Mayo.
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Monday May 5

"Three Amigos!" at Tribeca Cinema

For a low-key celebration of Cinco De Mayo, the 1986 movie "Three Amigos!" starring funny guys Steve Martin, Chevy Chase and Martin Short is showing at the Tribeca Cinemas. Tickets are $15 for the 8 p.m. screening, but come early for one hour of open bar for vodka drinks starting at 7 p.m. Tribeca Cinemas is located at 54 Varick St.

Tuesday, May 6

Free Comedy Show in Park Slope

The Fancy Show is a free weekly show headed up by veteran Chicago and Boston comedian Michael Joyce, along with a revolving cast of comics from New York City and around the country. The show in the basement of Bar Reis on 375 5th Avenue is free and seats fill up on a first come, first served basis.  Reservations can be made thefancyshowbrooklyn@gmail.com.

Wednesday May 7

The Becca Stevens Band on the Lower East Side

Becca Stevens is a New York-based singer, composer and guitarist from North Carolina who is also known to take out the ukulele on occasions. She is playing with her band — four musicians with instruments from an double bass to an accordion — at Rockwood Music Hall from 8:30 p.m. at 196 Allen Street. Tickets are $12.

Thursday, May 8

A Double Feature and a Discussion in Astoria, Queens

New independent film "The Discoverers" is being screened along with Martin Scorsese's 1985 classic "After Hours" at the Museum of Moving Image. Actor Griffin Dunne stars in both films and will be discussing the them alongside "The Discoverers" director Justin Schwarz. The event starts at 7 p.m. and tickets cost $20. The museum is located at 36-01 35 Avenue in Queens. 

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