Hot Tickets: Duran Duran, Hot Chip, Black Dice, Laura Veirs


Feeling a bit hungry? “Hungry Like the Wolf,” that is, (couldn’t resist!) for some Duran Duran? Satisfy your appetite on May 30 and 31 when the iconic new wave quartet plays Rumsey Playfield in Central Park. [On Sale: Friday, March 21 at 10 a.m.]

Everyone’s favorite British electro-pop band, Hot Chip, plays the Music Hall of Williamsburg on April 8. Sounds to us like it’s going to sellout, so be sure to hit up Friday’s Ticketmaster pre-sale (password=madeinbrooklyn). [On Sale: Friday, March 21 and noon]

For ye of the Northwest indie rock persuasion, Portland’s Laura Veirs plays the Bowery Ballroom on May 22. [On Sale: Friday, March 21 at noon]

And experimental noisemakers Black Dice play the Music Hall of Williamsburg on April 25. [On Sale Today]


Michael Murphy’s The Conscientious Objector just opened at The Clurman at Theater Row. Directed by Carl Forsman, the play tells “the troubling story of dissent in America during a time of war,” focusing on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s role in the anti-Vietnam War movement. [On Sale Now]