The Frick Collection: Vermeer, Rembrandt and Hals

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The fifteen paintings on display at The Frick Collection are among the most important in the Mauritshuis’s holdings. Johannes Vermeer’s celebrated Girl with a Pearl Earring is the sole work on view in the Oval Room. Paintings by Frans Hals, Pieter Claesz, Rembrandt, Gerard ter Borch, Carel Fabritius, Jan Steen, Jacob van Ruisdael, Nicolaes Maes, and Adriaen Coorte can be seen in the adjacent East Gallery. Open Sundays from 11am – 1pm; voluntary donation.

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6th Annual Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival

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The 6th Annual Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival is a multi-night, multi-venue takeover on North 6th Street and the surrounding blocks in the heart of Williamsburg on November 8th, 9th and 10th. Since its inception in 2008, BEMF has established itself as Brooklyn’s most influential genre bending musical event by bringing together fans from across the US to celebrate this city’s electronic musical landscape proudly featuring both emerging and established artists from the Boroughs and beyond sharing the same stage.

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Comedian Charlie Murphy at Carolines Broadway

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Comedian Charlie Murphy (yep, Eddie Murphy’s brother) will be performing at Carolines this weekend, November 8 – 10. Charlie Murphy’s comedic reputation and rapid evolution — from “Chappelle’s Show” cast member to top-billed international comedian, playing to sold-out audiences around the globe — has been well deserved.

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Korean Restaurant Week Ends this Weekend

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The first annual Korean Restaurant Week in the New York City comes to an end this weekend, SundayNovember 3. Korean Restaurant Week NYC features several restaurants throughout Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn and even parts of Northern New Jersey. Participating restaurants throughout the NYC metro area will be offering different deals all week, ranging from prix fixe menus, Korean BBQ packages, meal discounts and special dish offerings.

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