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Things to do in New York City this weekend

Tomas Saraceno's "Cloud City" is a climbable sculpture

Tomas Saraceno's "Cloud City" is a climbable sculpture on the MET's rooftop. (May 14, 2012) Credit: AP

Best bets for around the city this weekend.

Theater

'SLOWGIRL'Greg Pierce's drama about a young woman and her uncle in the Costa Rican jungle inaugurates the new rooftop playhouse, LC3, at the Lincoln Center Theater.

WHEN | WHERE Friday night at 7, Saturday and Sunday at 2 and 7 p.m., Lincoln Center Theater, 65th Street between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue.

INFO $20; 212-239-6200, lct.org

'MORE OF OUR PARTS' Six new plays about disability, including short works by Neil LaBute, A.R. Gurney and Jeffrey Sweet.

WHEN | WHERE Friday night at 8, Saturday at 3 and 8 p.m., Sunday at 3 p.m. Clurman Theatre, 410 W. 42nd St.

INFO $19.25; 212-239-6200, tbtb.org

'7TH MONARCH' Michael Rupert co-stars in Jim Henry's new mystery about a mathematical genius.

WHEN | WHERE Friday night at 8, Saturday at 3 and 8 p.m., The Acorn at Theatre Row, 410 W. 42nd St.

INFO $75; 212-239-6200, theatrerow.org

 

Movies

'ANNIE HALL' Remember when Woody Allen made movies in New York? This one not only has the pre-9/11 skyline but Diane Keaton and Tony Roberts, too.

WHEN | WHERE Through Thursday (excluding Monday) at Film Forum, 209 W. Houston St.

INFO $12.50; 212-727-8110, filmforum.org

 

Art

THOMAS SARACENO From afar "Cloud City" looks like a pod from a sci-fi story, but the honeycomb-like piece by the Argentine-born artist is a climbable sculpture on the roof of the Met. (Free timed tickets needed for sculpture entry.) Mirrored panels reflect the sky and Central Park. Bring the kids.

WHEN | WHERE Through Nov. 4, weather permitting; closed Mondays, Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Ave.

INFO $25 (suggested); 212-535-7710, metmuseum.org

 

Food

FORAGERS CITY TABLE The Chelsea branch of this grocery-restaurant (there's one in Brooklyn's DUMBO) has admirable sit-down options, but it's the prepared takeout section that really shines -- try the rich pastrami. The attached wine store has some quirky selections, too, and it's all one stop from Penn Station.

WHEN | WHERE Daily, 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., 300 W. 22nd St.

INFO Average takeout $10 a pound; 212-243-8888, foragerscitygrocer.com

 

Music

GHOSTFACE KILLAH The rapper is one busy dude. He was on "Hip Hop Squares," is continually touring and now is releasing his own skateboard deck. How is that for diversifying?

WHEN | WHERE Saturday at 7:30 p.m., Celebrate Brooklyn at the Prospect Park Bandshell, Ninth Street at Prospect Park West

INFO $3 suggested donation; 718-855-7882, bricartsmedia.org

 

Nightlife

PARADIZO DJs Nicolas Matar, Niki McNally and Isaiah Martin set the tone at this Meatpacking District joint. Go on and shake it on Cielo's sunken dance floor.

WHEN | WHERE Saturday at 10 p.m., Cielo, 18 Little W. 12th St.

INFO $25; 212-645-5700, cieloclub.com

 

Compiled by Kevin Amorim, Linda Winer, Rafer Guzmán and Ted Loos.

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