Prepare dinner conventional Iranian dishes with the chef Louisa Shafia to have a good time Nowruz, or the Persian New 12 months, which falls on March 20 this yr, , in a category offered by the Museum of Meals and Drink. Ms. Shafia, the creator of “The New Persian Kitchen,” will stroll viewers via 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 may 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 Meals and Drink. Recipes might be out there beforehand for these wanting to assemble substances and cook dinner alongside at dwelling. Tickets to this occasion, are $15.
When 7 p.m. Japanese
The place mofad.org/occasions/0318/nowruz
Be a part of a listening celebration for the world premiere of “Romeo y Julieta,” a bilingual Spanish and English audio adaptation of Shakespeare’s play, offered by WNYC Studios, the Public Theater and the Greene Area. 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. Japanese
The place thegreenespace.org/occasion/romeo-y-julieta-world-premiere-event
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 Metropolis’s 5 boroughs in 2020. The occasion is on the market to stream at any time.
The place dancerising.org
Battle starvation and hearken to the music of Dan + Shay, Sara Bareilles, Jewel, Infinity Music, Darius Rucker, Daryl Corridor and others for Oates Music Fest 7908, a efficiency and fund-raiser for Feeding America. The printed is offered by John Oates, of the band Corridor & Oates; his spouse, Aimee Oates; Drive Leisure Group; and NugsTV. Mr. Oates might be internet hosting alongside the musical artist Saxsquatch. This occasion is free, however donations might be accepted.