Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater hosts its Spirit Virtual Gala featuring performances from its range of troupes. Afterward, D.J. D-NICE and D.J. Ms. Nix will keep you dancing all night long. Donations, which are encouraged, will help sustain the dance company and its teaching programs.
When 7:30 p.m.
Keep the dance celebrations going with the Miami City Ballet’s Friday night spotlight, which this week streams “Heatscape” choreographed by Justin Peck and the street artist Shepard Fairey. The show is inspired by Miami’s Wynwood district, known for its abundance of colorful murals, and blends ballet with guerrilla street art.
When 8 p.m.
Adults only: Jackie Fabulous, a lawyer turned comedian and semifinalist on season 14 of “America’s Got Talent,” will bring the laughter with her live stand-up comedy show. The native New Yorker has performed at the Comedy Cellar, The Hollywood Improv, The Laugh Factory and other top comedy clubs around the country. Tickets cost $10 if purchased by June 10; $15 after.
When 9 p.m.
Enjoy a morning story time with your kiddos sponsored by Greenlight Bookstore in Brooklyn. Elin Kelsey, a children’s book author, will read her book “A Last Goodbye,” which teaches children that death is a natural part of life for humans and animals.
When 11:30 a.m.
Unwind from the week with free restorative yoga taught by the meditation and yoga instructor Chelsea Jackson Roberts. Three videos with varying levels and times are available.
Article source: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/06/06/at-home/coronavirus-what-to-do-this-week.html