Five pigs, five chefs, five winemakers, probably armed with more than five glasses of wine. Plus one butcher, one barbecue pit master, and six bartenders. What could possibly go wrong? Find out at Cochon 555, which takes place at the Four Seasons Hotel grand ballroom.
At Lovely Bake Shop, the Book Table hosts a launch party for Katherine Preston's memoir Out with It: How Stuttering Helped Me Find My Voice.
At Music Box, National Theatre Live presents a recorded staging of playwright Alan Bennett's latest work, People.
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