Wit’s End™ Presents: A Hot Time In Winter!

Saturday, January 31st in NYC, come to Wit’s End™ and drink Prohibition era cocktails and celebrate the first Wit’s End™ of 2015 with music from Vintage Barber & Radio Host, “Mike Will Cut You” and LIVE hot jazz from Jessy Carolina and the Hot Mess! (http://www.jessycarolinahotmess.com/)

Come in your finest jazz age or vintage inspired attire to drink specialty cocktails and dance to jazz age songs in an authentic 1920s speakeasy (Texas Guinan’s Club Intime, now at Flute Midtown, 205 W. 54th Street at Broadway)!

Our lovely hostess is burlesque showgirl Kita St Cyr! (https://twitter.com/kitastcyr)

Our co-sponsor is the Dorothy Parker Society (dorothyparker.com), the drinking club with a book problem.

Dress code: Jacket and tie, vintage or vintage-inspired, Jazz Age, evening wear, cocktail attire and of course, seasonal! 1920s, 30s and 40s vintage is encouraged!

Just $15 at the door!
Advance tickets on sale at Brown Paper Tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1092582

Table reservations are available and encouraged; telephone Flute Midtown reservation line at 212.265.5169 to reserve a table.

Doors open at 8
Free dance lesson at 8:30 with Jeri Lynn Astra Turner-Barnes and Neal Groothuis!

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Jessy Carolina And The Hot Mess: https://www.facebook.com/jessycarolinahotmess
DJ Mike Will Cut You: www.mikewillcutyou.com

Wit’s End™ is proud to announce the staff of 2015!

HaarAtWitsEndWit’s End™ is proud to announce that in 2015 Michael Haar will be coproducing Wit’s End™ with Kevin Fitzpatrick (author and President of the Dorothy Parker Society)  and Don Spiro (who founded Wit’s End™ in 2009 with Diane Naegel), allowing Mr. Spiro to focus on Zelda Magazine and other pursuits.

Michael (aka Mike the Barber)is the producer of “Ragged But Right” Sundays at the Backroom, host of “The Ragged Phonograph Program” on WFMU and has been the house DJ at Wit’s End™, as well as half of the Antique DJs (with partner with Michael Cumella).

We will be posting more about future events of Wit’s End™ very soon. As always, hostess and emcee Christina and Kita St Cyr will be adding atmosphere and charm to the events.

Wit’s End™ & The Dorothy Parker Society Present: The Sixth Annual Black Cat Masquerade!

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Saturday, October 25th in NYC, come to Wit’s End™ and drink Prohibition era cocktails and dance to live hot jazz from Gelber and Manning and celebrate Halloween in Jazz Age style!

Come in your finest jazz age or vintage inspired attire or costume to celebrate in style with live hot jazz and specialty cocktails in an authentic 1920s speakeasy (Texas Guinan’s Club Intime, now at Flute Midtown, 205 W. 54th Street at Broadway)!

Our lovely hostess is burlesque showgirl Kita St Cyr! (https://twitter.com/kitastcyr)

Our co-sponsor is the Dorothy Parker Society (dorothyparker.com), the drinking club with a book problem.

Dress code: Jacket and tie, vintage or vintage-inspired, Jazz Age, evening wear, cocktail attire, costume, and of course, seasonal! 1920s, 30s and 40s vintage is encouraged!

Just $15 at the door!

Advance tickets on sale at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/888178

Table reservations are available and encouraged; telephone Flute Midtown reservation line at 212.265.5169 to reserve a table. Flute Midtown has a $50 minimum per person for table reservations, so have lots of champagne, and the food is great, too! (Specialty cocktails are available at the bar.)

Doors open at 8pm
Free dance lesson at 8:30 with Jeri Lynn and Neal!

Doors open at 8 pm
Free dance lesson at 8:30pm!

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Wit’s End™ and the Dorothy Parker Society Present: Fall Frolic!

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Saturday, September 27th in NYC, come to Wit’s End™ and drink Prohibition era cocktails and dance to live hot jazz from Emily Asher’s Garden Party (www.emilyasher.com/).

Come in your finest jazz age or vintage inspired attire to celebrate in style with live hot jazz and specialty cocktails in an authentic 1920s speakeasy (Texas Guinan’s Club Intime, now at Flute Midtown, 205 W. 54th Street at Broadway)!

Our co-sponsor is the Dorothy Parker Society (dorothyparker.com), the drinking club with a book problem.

DJ Michael Haar will be playing hot jazz between sets! (http://wfmu.org/playlists/RP)

Dress code: Jacket and tie, vintage or vintage-inspired, Jazz Age, evening wear, cocktail attire and of course, seasonal! 1920s, 30s and 40s attire is encouraged!

Just $12 at the door!

Table reservations are available and encouraged; telephone Flute Midtown reservation line at 212.265.5169 to reserve a table. Flute Midtown has a $50 minimum per person for table reservations, so have lots of champagne, and the food is great, too! (Specialty cocktails are available at the bar.)

Doors open at 8pm
Free dance lesson at 8:30 with Jeri Lynn and Neal!

Advance tickets can soon be purchased at Brown Paper Tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/856832

Doors open at 8 pm
Free dance lesson at 8:30pm!

Follow Wit’s End!™
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Wit’s End™ Presents: Club Intime!

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Saturday, August 30th in NYC, come to Wit’s End™ and drink Prohibition era cocktails and dance to live hot jazz from the Brooklyn Sugar Stompers! (brooklynsugarstompers.flavors.me/)

Join us as we celebrate the birthday of our lovely hostess is burlesque showgirl Kita St Cyr! (https://twitter.com/kitastcyr) and pay tribute to one of her favorite stars, Josephine Baker!

Come in your finest jazz age or vintage inspired attire (or Josephine Baker style) to celebrate in style with live hot jazz and specialty cocktails in an authentic 1920s speakeasy (Texas Guinan’s Club Intime, now at Flute Midtown, 205 W. 54th Street at Broadway)!

Our co-sponsor is the Dorothy Parker Society (dorothyparker.com), the drinking club with a book problem.

DJ Michael Haar will be playing hot jazz between sets! (http://wfmu.org/playlists/RP)

Dress code: Jacket and tie, vintage or vintage-inspired, Jazz Age, evening wear, cocktail attire and of course, seasonal! 1920s, 30s and 40s vintage or Josephine Baker attire is encouraged!

Just $12 at the door!

Table reservations are available and encouraged; telephone Flute Midtown reservation line at 212.265.5169 to reserve a table. Flute Midtown has a $50 minimum per person for table reservations, so have lots of champagne, and the food is great, too! (Specialty cocktails are available at the bar.)

Doors open at 8pm
Free dance lesson at 8:30 with Jeri Lynn and Neal!

Advance tickets can be purchased at  Brown Paper Tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/807807

Doors open at 8 pm
Free dance lesson at 8:30pm!

Follow Wit’s End!™
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Wit’s End™ presents: The Hot & Lowdown Speakeasy!

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Wit’s End™ & the Dorothy Parker Society proudly present:
A Night of Hot Jazz Decadence at the

Hot & Lowdown Speakeasy with Portland’s Pink Lady!
With bandleader Jesse Gelber!

It’s going to be hot, so come in your best jazz age lingerie, finest 1920s & 30s vintage or vintage inspired evening attire and celebrate in style with live hot nasty jazz and cold vintage cocktails in an authentic 1920s speakeasy (Texas Guinan’s Club Intime, now at Flute Midtown, 205 W. 54th Street at Broadway)!

Our co-sponsor is the Dorothy Parker Society (dorothyparker.com), the drinking club with a book problem.

Dress code: Jacket and tie, vintage or vintage-inspired, Jazz Age, evening wear, cocktail attire and of course, seasonal! 1920s, 30s and 40s vintage lingerie is encouraged!

Doors open at 8pm
Free Dance Lesson – 8:30pm!
Saturday, July 26th, 2014 8pm to Midnight
At Flute Midtown 205 W. 54th (near Broadway)

Table reservations are available and encouraged; telephone Flute Midtown reservation line at 212.265.5169 to reserve a table.

Advance tickets on sale now at BrownPaperTickets.com

http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/757588

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Wit’s End™ Kabaret!

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Saturday, June 28th in NYC, come to a night of Kabaret at Wit’s End™ and drink Prohibition era cocktails and dance to live hot jazz from Molly Ryan & Verboten Swing!

Come in your finest jazz age or vintage insured attire to salute Weimar cabaret in style with live hot jazz and specialty cocktails in an authentic 1920s speakeasy (Texas Guinan’s Club Intime, now at Flute Midtown, 205 W. 54th Street at Broadway)!

Our lovely hostess is burlesque showgirl Kita St Cyr! (https://twitter.com/kitastcyr)

Our co-sponsor is the Dorothy Parker Society (dorothyparker.com), the drinking club with a book problem.

Dress code: Jacket and tie, vintage or vintage-inspired, Jazz Age, evening wear, cocktail attire and of course, seasonal! 1920s, 30s and 40s vintage is encouraged!

Just $12 at the door!

Table reservations are available and encouraged; telephone Flute Midtown reservation line at 212.265.5169 to reserve a table. Flute Midtown has a $50 minimum per person for table reservations, so have lots of champagne, and the food is great, too! (Specialty cocktails are available at the bar.)

Doors open at 8pm
Free dance lesson at 8:30 with Jeri Lynn and Neal!

Advance tickets can be purchased at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/718263
Doors open at 8 p,
Free dance lesson at 8:30pm!

Follow Wit’s End!™
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Marxfest: A Night At Wit’s End!™

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Saturday, May 31st in NYC, come to Wit’s End™ for the final celebration of Marxfest, the 100th Anniversary of the Marx Brothers with the music of Gelber and Manning!

Come in your finest jazz age, Marx Brothers, or vintage inpired attire to celebrate in style with live hot jazz and specialty cocktails in an authentic 1920s speakeasy (Texas Guinan’s Club Intime, now at Flute Midtown, 205 W. 54th Street at Broadway)!

A Night At Wit’s End is the culmination of events all through May with Marxfest (Marxfest.com) and as always our co-sponsor is the Dorothy Parker Society (dorothyparker.com), the drinking club with a book problem.

Our lovely hostess is burlesque showgirl Kita St Cyr! (kitastcyr.com)

Dress code: Jacket and tie, vintage or vintage-inspired, Jazz Age, evening wear, cocktail attire, seasonal! 1920s, 30s and 40s vintage is encouraged! And tonight…Marx Brothers!

Just $12 at the door!

Table reservations are available and encouraged; telephone Flute Midtown reservation line at 212.265.5169 to reserve a table. Flute Midtown has a $50 minimum per person for table reservations, so have lots of champagne, and the food is great, too! (Specialty cocktails are available at the bar.)

Doors open at 8pm
Free dance lesson at 8:30 with Jeri Lynn and Neal!

Advance ticket sales are at
http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/639200

Follow Wit’s End!™
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And please check out the rest of the events at Marxfest.com

Symphony Space presents Dancing in the Grand Ballrooms, NYC!

Symphony Space presents

Dancing in the Grand Ballrooms: Michael Arenella & His Dreamland Orchestra
Friday, May 9 at 8pm

Glittery gowns, tails flying, the haze of cigarette smoke, the clink of glasses. The grand ballrooms of the great New York hotels were the site of romance, mystery, and magic, with the dance band providing the soundtrack to it all. Join Michael Arenella and His Dreamland Orchestra with period music, dance and fashion from the 20s to the 50s. Cole Porter, Frank Sinatra, Fred and Ginger, all come to life on the Peter Jay Sharp stage. Part of the Sleeping Around festival.

Tickets on sale now! $32, Member $27, 30 and Under (with valid ID) $20

http://www.symphonyspace.org/event/8246/Music/dancing-in-the-grand-ballrooms-michael-arenella-and-his-dreamland-orchestra

symphonyspace.org or 212.864.5400

 

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