casablanca

Film Screening “Casablanca”

Thursday,

December 29th, 2016

2:30 PM

Room 1 (Yalowitz Room)

(290 9th Avenue)

 

In Casablanca, Morocco in December 1941, a cynical American expatriate meets a former lover, with unforeseen complications. Starring Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, and Paul Henreid.

book-club

Book Club

Thursday,

December 15th

1:00pm

Room 2 (Kurzband Rm)

Building 6A

290 9th Ave

Come learn about Penn South Program for Seniors’ new Book Club, which will meet once a month to discuss a book and connect with friends. At this month’s meeting we will be discussing the novel “The Sheltering Sky” by Paul Bowles. We will then be choosing our next book at this meeting.

comedy

Comedy Improv Performance

Thursday,

December 15th

2:30pm

Room 1 (Yalowitz Room) Building 6A

290 9th Ave

This performance showcases the skills that this class learns and practices.  Improvisation requires good listening and responding from each player, as well as creativity. During the show, we ask for suggestions from the audience to create different kinds of humorous scenes. The actors work together to create the material.

dance

Dances for Seniors

Wednesday,

December 14th

1:15pm

Room 1 (Yalowitz Rm)

Building 6A

290 9th Ave

Come and dance the afternoon away with Naomi Goldberg Haas and Dances For a Variable Population. You will participate in sharing strong and creative movement among adults of all ages and abilities for fun and friendship.

fleamarket

PSPS Holiday Flea Market

Thursday, December 8th

11:00am to 4:30pm

(NO EARLY BIRDS, PLEASE)

Room 1 (Yalowitz Rm)

Building 6A

290 9th Avenue

All proceeds from the flea market will go toward sustaining and enhancing the services and programs at PSPS.

Please call PSPS at 212-243-3670 for questions.

Theater

Drama Class Performance

Wednesday,

December 7th

5:30pm

Room 1 (Yalowitz Room) in Building 6A

(290 9th Ave)

The Penn South Drama Class will present their final performance for the semester, which includes scenes from Broadway productions and original scenes written by members. Please join us and be astounded and entertained by your friends and neighbors. Directed by Frank Engel.

Light Refreshments will be provided!

currentevents

CLASS UPDATE Current Events & Ethics

Fridays

2:15 pm

 Room 1 (Yalowitz Rm)

290 9th Ave.

Review the local, national and international news of the week. Be ready for a lively discussion and interchange of ideas! New members are always welcome, bringing with them new perspectives on important issues.

Book Club

Thursday

November 10, 2016

1:00pm

Room 2 (Kurzband Room)

 (290 9th Ave)

 

Come learn about Penn South Program for Seniors’ new Book Club, which will meet once a month to discuss a book and connect with friends. For more information please see the Front Desk. We will be choosing our first book at this meeting.

good-will-hunting

Film Screening “Good Will Hunting”

Thursday,

November 10, 2016

2:30 pm

 Room 1 (Yalowitz Rm)

(290 9th Ave.)

Good Will Hunting – Will Hunting, a janitor at M.I.T., has a gift for mathematics, but needs help from a psychologist to find direction in his life. Starring Robin Williams, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck.

ACT UP! with CUNY Applied Theatre Students!

Mondays at 10:45am – 12:00pm

 Room 2 (Kurzband Room)

(290 9th Avenue)

Monday, November 7th, 2016

Monday, November 14th, 2016

Monday, November 21st, 2016

Last August, students from the CUNY’s MA in Applied Theatre program were at Penn South performing theatre that they created for you based on your stories. Three of them are back, and want to spend more time with you by leading a series of acting workshops.

Sign up at the Front Desk of the Center or call 212-243-3670.

As Shakespeare said, “All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players…”