Weekend cultural picks for NYC.
WHEN | WHERE Friday night at 8, Saturday and Sunday at 2 and 8 p.m. Longacre Theatre, 220 W. 48th St.
INFO $34.50-$127, 212-239-6200, theperformersonbroadway.com
"SCANDALOUS: THE LIFE AND TRIALS OF AIMEE SEMPLE MCPHERSON" None other than Kathie Lee Gifford wrote the book and lyrics for this bio-musical about the world's first media superstar evangelist, starring the always-wonderful Carolee Carmelo.
WHEN | WHERE Friday night at 8, Saturday at 2 and 8 p.m., Sunday at 3 p.m., Neil Simon Theatre, 250 W. 52nd St.
INFO $35-$140, 877-250-2929, scandalousonbroadway.com
WHEN | WHERE Friday night at 8, Saturday at 2 and 8 p.m., Sunday at 3 p.m. Mitzi Newhouse at Lincoln Center Theater.
INFO $75 ($85 after Monday), 212-239-6200, lct.org
"ONE OF OUR AIRCRAFT IS MISSING" Powell and Pressburger's 1942 morale booster about British airmen screens as part of the ongoing exhibit "WWII & NYC." The guest speaker is Michael Korda, former editor in chief at Simon & Schuster and nephew of the film's producer.
WHEN | WHERE Friday night at 7, New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West
INFO Pay-what-you-wish admission, 212-873-3400, nyhistory.org
"GUILLERMO KUITCA: DIARIOS" This show of thoughtful drawings by a renowned Argentine artist is worthy, but the real reason to show up this month is that the Drawing Center is just reopening after a renovation and expansion (and a superstorm that left it without power). The small jewel of SoHo looks better than ever.
WHEN | WHERE Through Dec. 9, closed Mondays and Tuesdays, The Drawing Center, 35 Wooster St.
INFO $5, 212-219-2166, drawingcenter.org
Picks by Linda Winer, Rafer Guzmán and Ted Loos.