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14 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT Coming Attractions I Performances/ | On Stage o CM CD Once The acclaimed musical based on the Oscar-winning film about an Irish singer-songwriter, Thursday and Fri- day, Feb.1-2,8 p.m.; Saturday, Feb. 3, 3 and 8 p.m.; Sunday, Feb. 4,2 p.m.; Wednesday, Feb. 8,8 p.m. John W. Engeman Theater, 250 Main St, Northport (631) 261-2900 orwww. engemantheater.com. Beyond Beautiful An original musical revue celebrating the music of Carole King, Friday, Feb. 2,8 p.m. With Becca Ayers, Alysha Umphress, La Tanya Hall, and Clarke Thorell.Tilles Center for the Performing Arts, LIU Post, Rte. 25A, Braokville.(800) 745-3000 orwww.ticket- master.com orwww.tillescenter.org. The Fairy Queen Henry Purcell's semi-opera, loosely based on Shakespeare's \A Midsummer Night's Dream,\ presented by Hofstra Opera The- ater, Friday and Saturday, Feb. 2-3,7:30 p.m.; Sunday, Feb. 4,3 p.m. Hofstra Uni- versity's John Cranford Adams Playhouse, South Campus, Hempstead. 463-6644 or www.hofstratickets.com. Heather Plerson Trio The folk singer-songwriter and her band, known for their intricate arrangements and stirring harmonies, in concert, Friday, Feb. 2,8:30 p.m. (open mic at 7:30 p.m.). Garden Stage at Unitarian Univer- salist Congregation of Central Nassau, 223 Stewart Ave.,Garden City. 248-8891 or www.gardenstage.com. Mandy Gonzalez The versatile Broadway performer, cur- rently seen in \Hamilton in concert, Fri- day, Feb. 2, 7:30 p.m. Adelphi University Performing Arts Center, 1 South Ave., Gar- den City. 877-4000 or www.aupac.adelphi.edu. Lisa Lampanelll The \Queen of Mean\ on her latest tour, Friday, Feb, 2,8 p.m. NYCB Theatre at Westbury, 960 Brush Hol- low Rd, Westbury. (800) 745-3000 or www.livenation.com. The Legend of the Freedom Quilts and the Underground Railroad Performers in period costumes discuss his- Bill Charlap Trio Jazz pianist Bill Charlap and his acclaimed trio appear on the Landmark on Main Street stage to celebrate Leonard Bernstein's centennial, on Saturday, March 3, at 8 p.m. Ctiartap's trio - with his longtime bassist Peter Washington and drummer Kenny Wash- ington - performs effortless and distinctive interpretations of some of Leonard Bernstein's classic songs in this salute to the iconic composer. An acclaimed master of the Great Ameri- can Songbook, Chartap's inspired reading of Bernstein includes songs from \West Side Storyf \OnTheTownfTfaKy ffree\\W0nderfulTown,\ r and more. Tickets are $40, $35, $30; available at 767-6444 or wvw.landmarkonmainstreet.org. Landmark on Main Street, Jeanne Rimsky Theater, 232 Main St, Port Washington. tory, legends and personal stories of the Underground Railroad, Friday, Feb. 2,12:30 p.m. Elmont Memorial Library Theater, 700 Hempstead Tpke., Elmont 354-5280. Adelphi Brass The Adelphi University faculty ensemble in concert, Saturday, Feb. 3,8 p.m. Adel- phi University Performing Arts Center, 1 South Ave., Garden City. 877-4000 or www.aupac.adelphi.edu. History of Rock and Roll A salute to Motown, Saturday, Feb. 3,8 p.m. With The Contours, The Original Van- dellas and Bobby Brooks Wilson. Madi- son Theatre, Molloy College, 1000 Hemp- stead Ave., Rockville Centre. 323-4444 or www.madisontheatreny.org. My Fair Lady The iconic Lerner and Loewe musical based on George Bernard Shaw's \Pyg- malion,\ Saturday, Feb. 3,8 p.m.; Sunday, Feb. 4,2:30 p.m.; Wednesday, Feb. 7,2 p.m. BroadHollow Theatre, 700 Hemp- stead Tpke., Elmont. (631) 581-2700 or www.broadhollow.org. Taylor 2 The PaulTaylor Dance Company ensemble performs, Saturday, Feb. 3,8 p.m. The famed choregrapher's works are reimag- ined for six dancers. Adelphi University Performing A'rts Center, 1 South Ave., Gar- den City. 877-4000 or www.aupac.adelphi.edu. Agnes of God A Script-ln-Hand Theatre production of John Pielmeier's philosophical drama about a young nun accused, of murdering a baby to which she has no memory of giving birth. Sunday, Feb. 4,2 p.m. Oceanside Library, 30 Davison Ave., Oceanside. 766-2360. Estilo The jazz quartet in concert, Sunday, Feb. 4,2 p.m. Tickets required. Bellmore Memorial Library, 2288 Bedford Ave., Bellmore. 785-2990. Even the Losers The Tom Petty tribute band in concert, with special guest Andrew Kirell, Thursday, Feb. 8,8 p.m. The Paramount, 370 New York Ave., Huntington. (800) 745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com or www.para- mountny.com. For the Kids Plnocchlo The beloved tale of the wooden pup- pet who yearns to be a real boy, pre- sented by Plaza Theatrical Produc- tions, Saturday Feb. 3,11 a.m.; Sunday, Feb. 4,12 p.m.The Show- place at Bellmore Movies, 222 Pettit Ave., Bellmore. 599-6870 or www. plazatheatrical.com. Chinese New Year Celebration See a performance of a traditional Chi- nese Lion Dance, with the Chinese Center of Long Island's Children's Uon Troop, Saturday, Feb. 3,2 p.m. Craft activity fol- lows. Oceanside Library, 30 Davison Ave., Oceanside. 766-2360. Frances England The singer-songwriter entertains families with her sparkly acoustic pop, Sunday Feb. 4,11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Long Island Chil- dren's Museum, Museum Row, Garden City. 224-5800 orwww.licm.org. Pajama Story Time Come dressed in comfy pjs for some bed- time stories and songs, Wednesday, Feb. 7,7 p.m. West Hempstead Public Library, 500 Hempstead Ave., West Hempstead. 481-6591. Museums/Galleries and more... Fool the Eye An exhibit that examines how artists use perceptual illusions, devising visual tricks to manipulate space, incorporating spatial illusion. Fea- tured are 20th- and 21st-century artists whose work has explored illu- sion, including Salvador Dali, Janet Fish, Audrey Rack, Jasper Johns, Judith Leiber, Roy Uchtenstein.Vik Muniz, Ben Schoenzeit and Victor Vasarely.Through March 4. Nassau County Museum of Art, 1 Museum Dr., Roslyn Harbor. 484-9337 or www.nassaumuseum.org. Andy Warhol This original exhibition of works by pop artist Andy Warhol includes a selection of screenprints and photographs from the Hofstra University Museum collections. By juxtaposing his photographs with his screenprints, the exhibit contextualizes and reveals his working methods and artistic process. Through March 11. Hofs- tra University's David Filderman Gallery, Joan and Donald E. Axinn Library, South Campus, Hempstead. 463-5672 or www. hofstra.edu/museum. From Frankenthaler to Warhol: Art of the '60s and '70s An exhibition that delves into the two trends that defined the art of the 1960s and '70s: abstract and representational works. Color Field, Minimalist, Pop, and Photorealist work by Don Eddy, Audrey Rack, Helen Frankenthaler, Jasper Johns, Roy Lichtenstein, Richard Lindner, and others are included. Through March 11. Heckscher Museum of Art, Main St and Prime Ave., Huntington. (631) 351-3250 or www.heckscher.org. Mysteries of Bats Tackapausha Museum and Preserve's exhibit examines varied species of bats, featuring a live family of Egyptian Fruit Bats who fly and \hang out\ in the muse- um's nocturnal area. Other installations include displays about Long Island's ecol- ogy and interactive activities. Tackapau- sha Museum and Preserve, Washington Ave. (between Merrick Rd. and Sunrise Hwy.), Seaford. 571-7443. Romare Bearden: Storyteller An original exhibition that showcases Romare Bearden's work, spanning histori- cal, political and religious topics that explore everyday African-American life in 20th century America. The exhibit includes prints in a variety of methods (aquatint, engraving, etching, lithograph, and silkscreen). Through Aug. 17. Hofstra University's Emily Lowe Gallery, Emily Lowe Hall, South Campus, Hempstead. 463-5672 or www.hostra.edu/museum. Afternoon Movie See \Crazy Stupid Love,\ the romantic comedy with Ryan Reynolds, Julianne Moore and Steve Carrell, Friday, Feb. 2, 2:30 p.m.; also \The Family Man,\ about a cutthroat investment banker who eschews emotional ties who is transported into the life he might have had if he wed his col- lege sweetheart, Tuesday, Feb. 6,2 p.m. Elmont Memorial Library Theater, 700 Hempstead Tpke., Elmont 354-5280. At the Movies See \The Glass Castle,\ based on Jeanette Walls' autobiography about her unconven- tional childhood, Friday, Feb. 2,2 p.m. Baldwin Public Library, 2385 Grand Ave., Baldwin. 223-6228. Tricla's Flicks See\\ American Made,\ the biopic about an American pilot who became a drug-runner for the CIA during the 1980s in a clandestine operation that would be exposed as the Iran-Contra affair, Friday, Feb. 2, p.m. Rockville Centre Public Library, 221 N. Village Ave., Rockville Cen- tre. 766-6257. Film Screening See the documentary \Josef and Anni Albers: Art is Everywhere,\ Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 3-4,1-4 p.m.The film explores the lives of the pioneers of 20th century modernism, including rare footage. Nassau County Museum of Art, Manes Center, 1 Museum Dr., Roslyn Harbor. 484- 9338 or www.nassaumuseum.org. Matinee Time See \Victoria and Abdul,\ the biographical comedy drama that focuses on the relation- ship between Queen Victoria and her hand- some, young Indian attendant Wednesday, Feb. 7,2 p.m. Hewlett-Woodmere Public Library, 1125 Broadway, Hewlett 374-1967. Having an event? Submissions can be emailed to kbloom@liherald.com.

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