Cook conventional Iranian dishes with the chef Louisa Shafia to have a good time Nowruz, or the Persian New Year, which falls on March 20 this yr, , in a category introduced by the Museum of Food and Drink. Ms. Shafia, the writer of “The New Persian Kitchen,” will stroll viewers by the culinary traditions and rituals of the vacation whereas making ash reshteh, a noodle soup with herbs, beans, fried onion and mint, and mahi sorkh kardeh, fried fish with turmeric and inexperienced herbs. She can even be joined by the Iranian journalist Yeganeh Rezaian in a dialog about their very own Nowruz traditions, moderated by Nazli Parvizi, the president of the Museum of Food and Drink. Recipes will probably be out there beforehand for these wanting to collect elements and prepare dinner alongside at house. Tickets to this occasion, are $15.
When 7 p.m. Eastern
Join a listening celebration for the world premiere of “Romeo y Julieta,” a bilingual Spanish and English audio adaptation of Shakespeare’s play, introduced by WNYC Studios, the Public Theater and the Greene Space. Directed by Saheem Ali, this podcast stars Lupita Nyong’o as Julieta and Juan Castano as Romeo. The WNYC host Rebeca Ibarra will lead a cocktail demo earlier than the present and a reside Q. and A. with the actors and the director after the presentation. This occasion is free.
When 6:45 p.m. Eastern
Stream a digital dance tour from Dance Rising, a bunch fashioned in response to the pandemic and its impact on the dance neighborhood. The tour options movies of greater than 300 artists who took half in hyperlocal dance outs all through New York City’s 5 boroughs in 2020. The occasion is accessible to stream at any time.
Fight starvation and hearken to the music of Dan + Shay, Sara Bareilles, Jewel, Infinity Song, Darius Rucker, Daryl Hall and others for Oates Song Fest 7908, a efficiency and fund-raiser for Feeding America. The broadcast is introduced by John Oates, of the band Hall & Oates; his spouse, Aimee Oates; Drive Entertainment Group; and NugsTV. Mr. Oates will probably be internet hosting alongside the musical artist Saxsquatch. This occasion is free, however donations will probably be accepted.