Evan Haddad


Yes, it’s a grey and rainy day, but the rest of the Bushweek is looking great! Open mics, drag shows, and farmers’ markets — yep, it’s all there.

Tuesday: A+ (Pan-asian drag revue) 

9:30 p.m. at Bizarre Bushwick, 12 Jefferson St., Bushwick

A+(The Pan-Asian Drag Revue) features a cast of drag performers from across the Asian diaspora for a stunning display of Asian excellence that transcends exotica and orientalism.

Wednesday: Hell Phone Showcase

7-11 p.m at Hell Phone, 247 Varet St., Bushwick

The famous InspiredWordNYC independent performance series presents the best in grassroots live arts – music, poetry, spoken word, comedy – in a very cool speakeasy.

thursday: light + space

9 p.m.-2 a.m. at House of Yes, 2 Wyckoff Ave., Bushwick 

Light + space is a futuristic disco filled with cosmic visuals and celestial glitter, an immersive event that combines live music, performance art and a party. Somewhere between theater and concert, earth and outer space, awake and sleep – light and space was born.

??‍? friday: RB Bushwick Night Market

6-10 p.m. 434 Troutman St., Bushwick 

Get some fresh seasonal produce, a plate of hot food, and funky artisan goods! Whether it’s for a late-night grocery stop or a conversation with a fellow Bushwick resident, the Night Markets provide a welcoming and communal atmosphere for all.

?‍♀️ Saturday: Reiki II

2-7 p.m. at Daya Yoga Studio, 360 Jefferson St., Bushwick

Reiki is a healing technique based on touch. Level II focuses Reiki on the alchemy of reiki, the power of intention, and the spirit of the sacred. Heal your relationships and figure out your past. Perhaps the only thing Reiki can’t do is pay your rent or get the leftover pizza from the fridge.

Sunday: Circus Muse

6-8 p.m. at The Muse Brooklyn, 350 Moffat St., Bushwick

You’ve NEVER seen a circus like this before. Come see death-defying acts of skill, beautiful aerialists flying through the air with ease, and more fun.  

Celebrity Chef Sue TORRES

2-3 p.m. at Beyond at Liberty View, 850 3rd Ave., Brooklyn

Join Celebrity Chef & TV Personality Sue Torres as she demonstrates Thanksgiving Latin Style. And it’s free.

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