This Week in Chelsea: January 27-February 2, 2020

DEADLINE EXTENDED to Fri., Feb. 14, for Applying to Serve on Your Local Community Board | For info, see the below flyer.

Tim Stickney and company, performing Complexions Contemporary Ballet’s “Woke.” | Photo by Justin Chao

Through Sun., Feb. 2: Complexions Contemporary Ballet at the Joyce Theater | Complexions Contemporary Ballet (CCB) opens its 26th season at essential Chelsea dance destination The Joyce Theater, via three dynamic programs over a two-week period. CCB’s signature style of athleticism, virtuosity, and passion is in full force, with programming that includes the world premiere of Love Rocks, a full-company ballet set to works by iconic singer and songwriter, Lenny Kravitz. Returning is Bach 25, set to the music of Johann Sebastian and Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, and featuring the full company in continuous movement, to the Baroque composers’ dramatic compositions. The company will also reprise Woke, a socially conscious one-act ballet featuring the full company that examines our humanity in conjunction with today’s political climate. Tickets range from $20 to $65 and can be purchased at Artist info at

Free Fitness Classes | Ryan Chelsea-Clinton is offering free fitness classes for everyone, including Zumba, Low-Impact Cardio, and Dance Cardio. For info, see the below flyer.


Heat or Hot Water Off in Your Building? Here’s What to Do | There are enforceable standards to protect you from winter’s bitter cold—as Chelsea’s 10th Precinct of the NYPD reminded us, in a public safety-minded message sent via Twitter. We’re passing it along. Follow the 10th Precinct on Facebook, via #NYPD10PCT and on Twitter, via @NYPD10Pct. For more info, click here. The 10th Precinct tweeted: “If the heat or hot water is turned off in your building, please call 311. See the attached photo regarding the heating rules.”

Image via the 10th Precinct

Through Feb. 11: “Light 4 Nights” Exhibit at Hudson Guild Gallery. See the below flyer for details. Click here to be taken to the Hudson Guild website.

Wednesday, January 29, 7pm: 10th Precinct Community Council | At this monthly meeting,  Chelsea residents can hear the latest crime stats, ask questions, and get public safety tips. The meeting is normally helmed by the Precinct’s Commanding Officer, Capt. Kevin J. Coleman; the Council president is Larry O’Neill. The Council meets on the last Wed. of the month, 7pm, at the 10th Precinct (230 W. 20th St. btw. 7th & 8th Aves.). For more information, call the Community Affairs Office, at 212-741-8226. The main number is 212-741-8211. On Twitter: ‪@NYPD10Pct. On Facebook:

—Listings compiled by Scott Stiffler


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