NYC Weekend Picks: Superman on stage, 'Freaks' on film, more
"PETER AND THE STARCATCHER" The Tony-winning prequel to "Peter Pan" moves Off-Broadway after a healthy Broadway run.
WHEN | WHERE Friday night at 8, Saturday at 2 and 8 p.m., Sunday at 3 p.m. New World Stages, 340 W. 50th St.
INFO $72.50-$92.50, 212-239-6200, telecharge.com
WHEN | WHERE Friday night at 8, Saturday at 2 and 8 p.m., Sunday at 2 and 7 p.m. New York City Center, 131 W. 55th St.
INFO $30-$115, 212-581-1212, nycitycenter.org
WHEN | WHERE Friday night at 8, Saturday at 8 p.m., Sunday at 2 and 7 p.m. Friedman Theatre, 261 W. 47th St.
INFO $67-$120, 212-239-6200, manhattantheatreclub.org
WHEN | WHERE Friday night at midnight, Nitehawk Cinema, 136 Metropolitan Ave., Brooklyn
INFO $16, 718-384-3980, nitehawkcinema.com
"NYC 1993" This New Museum show suggests 1993 was a turning point in the art world and in the larger culture, and intends to prove the point with works by artists whose names still resonate, such as the late Félix Gonzáles-Torres, as well as a few lesser-known ones.
WHEN | WHERE Through May 26, closed Monday and Tuesday, The New Museum, 235 Bowery
INFO $14, 212-219-1222, newmuseum.org
THE PINES Feeling adventurous? Then it's worth a visit to Brooklyn's Third Avenue to check out a restaurant with a gorgeously rusticated look (just-so peeling paint on pressed-tin walls) and very precise ideas on the plate, via fancy techniques like sous-vide cooking. No reservations, but a welcoming staff.
WHEN | WHERE Dinner daily, weekend brunch. 284 Third Ave., Brooklyn
INFO Average entree $27 (cash only), 718-596-6560, thepinesbrooklyn.com
GARBAGE Shirley Manson and the guys are reportedly working on a new album, the follow-up to last year's "Not Your Kind of People."
WHEN | WHERE Friday night at 7, Terminal 5, 610 W. 56th St.
INFO $35, 800-745-3000, ticketmaster.com
CIRCUS SATURDAY All four floors of Webster Hall go into parallel-universe circus mode with six dance floors, go-go girls and a flying trapeze. Boom!
WHEN | WHERE Saturday at 10 p.m., Webster Hall, 125 E. 11th St.
INFO $19 in advance at ticketweb.com, 866-468-7619; $35 at the door
Compiled by Linda Winer, Rafer Guzman, Ted Loos and Kevin Amorim.