BHB colleague and mom SongBirdNYC lets me know there are lots of events for kids and their parents this weekend. Children’s recording artist Suzi Shelton (photo) will be at the Jalopy Theater in Red Hook on Sunday, November 22 at 11:00 a.m. More information here. The New York Transit Museum has several programs for kids, including “Subway Smarts: Signals” on Saturday, November 21 from 1:30 to 2:15 p.m., and a “Meet the Author” session with Samantha Vamos, author of Alphabet Trains, on Sunday, November 22, from 1:30 p.m.to 2:15 p.m. There’s more details here.
This weekend is your last chance to see the Heights Players production of Lanford Wilson’s The Hot L Baltimore. Performances are Friday, November 20 and Saturday, November 21 at 8:00 p.m. and Sunday, November 22 at 2:00 p.m. at the playhouse, 26 Willow Place (between Joralemon and State streets). This is part of the Heights Players’ diamond anniversary season. Make reservations here.
This Friday, November 20, starting at 8:00 p.m., Bargemusic presents the Ellipsis Trio, who will play works by Schubert, Fauré, and Beethoven. On Saturday evening, November 21, at 8:00, Arcady Orlovsky on cello and Tamara Orlovsky on piano will play works by Tartini, Beethoven, Balakirev, and Asafiev. On Sunday afternoon, November 22. at 4:00, there will be a concert of works by Beethoven, Debussy, and Tchaikovsky, performed by Igor Pikayzen on violin, Mihai Marica on cello, and Lindsay Garritson on piano. Saturday afternoon at 4:00 there will be a free, family oriented “Music in Motion” concert, co-sponsored by the Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy. Doors open at 3:45; first come, first seated. There’s more information and buy tickets for the evening and Sunday concerts here.