3 free events to stream, from a talk on artist Nicola L. to self-care

3 free events to stream, from a talk on artist Nicola L. to self-care

Looking for something to do this week? Here are three free events to attend online


“Some Girl(s)” by Neil LaBute

When: Jan. 7 at 8 p.m Eastern
Where: The Reading Series YouTube page

See actors Nicholas Belton, Kate Rockwell, Samantha Pauly, Rema Webb and Koko Marshall in a special production of Neil LaBute’s “Some Girl(s),” a play about a to-be-married man who embarks on visiting his various ex-girlfriends just before he says “I do” to his future wife. The evening (presented by the Reading Series) is free, but donations to the Actors Fund are encouraged.

Art and Empathy: Community Care Through Art

When: Jan. 7 at 6:30 p.m. Eastern
Where: Zoom; link sent with registration

Art therapist Sarah Pousty, museum educator Dalila Scruggs and social work intern Lula Zeray join the Brooklyn Museum for a talk on art and community. Acknowledging the unique anxieties presented by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the gathering aims to create a “space for self-care, conversation and connection.”

Lunchtime Art Talk on Nicola L.

When: Jan. 6 at 3:30 p.m. Eastern
Where: Link sent with registration

This Wednesday afternoon, why not take a coffee (or water) break to hear about the work of the late artist Nicola L.? The discussion, presented by the Hammer Museum and led by curatorial assistant Matthieu Vahanian, continues a series of talks centered on the group exhibition “Made in L.A. 2020: a version,” which features the work of 30 artists, including Aria Dean, Buck Ellison, Mario Ayala, Ser Serpas, Monica Majoli and more.