By Queens Courier Staff |

Benefit Concert

The Secret Theatre

Friday, April 15

The NYU Player’s Club and The Secret Theatre, located at 44-02 23rd Street in Long Island City, will hold a concert and reception to benefit the Thalia Joy Smith Performing Arts Scholarship at 8 p.m. on Friday, April 15.

The scholarship will be given to an East Noble High School graduating senior “who intends to pursue a four-year degree in musical theatre and/or vocal performance.”

Tickets are $15 for adults or $10 for students and faculty.

For more information, visit or call 718-392-0722.

‘Impression Painting for Kids’

Fort Totten Visitor’s Center

Saturday, April 16

Urban Park Rangers will host “Impression Painting for Kids” at the Fort Totten Visitor’s Center, located at 212th Street and Bell Boulevard, at 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 16.

Children will create artworks using materials in the park and by painting, drawing and stenciling. Materials will be provided.

This event is free of charge. For more information, call 718-352-1769.

John Edward

Kupferberg Center for the Arts

Saturday, April 16

Psychic medium John Edward will appear at the Kupferberg Center for the Arts at Queens College, located at 65-30 Kissena Boulevard in Flushing, at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 16.

Edward has had two talk shows, “Crossing Over” and “Cross Country.” He is also the author of several books.

Tickets cost $75 for front orchestra, $65 for rear orchestra and $55 for mezzanine. Readings are not guaranteed.

For more information, visit or call 718-793-8080.

Christine Ebersole

Queens Theatre in the Park

Saturday, April 16

Christine Ebersole will make her debut at Queens Theatre in the Park, located in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, at 8 p.m. on Saturday, April 16.

Ebersole, a two-time Tony winner, will perform songs from her CD “Sunday in New York,” as well as Broadway and American Songbook tunes. She will be joined by pianist Billy Stritch.

Admission is $37 or $35 for seniors and $22 for students.

For more information, visit or call 718-760-0064.

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