Greenpoint’s Manhattan Inn To Close Permanently in November

We learned this afternoon that beloved, classy-ass Greenpoint piano bar The Manhattan Inn would soon close, and sighed another in the series of long sighs reserved for press releases about our favorite things abruptly dying.

November 13th will be the last night of a run that started in 2009, and featured innumerable soft-lit date nights, blackout dance parties, and unusually intimate concert performances. There are at least a few more of those planned to mark its passing. Inn booker LPR Presents has scheduled stacked shows right up to the end. (The full slate can be found below.)

UPDATE: The owners promise to open something new in the existing space (and not some nebulous future space as previously thought) following an indefinite renovation period. It promises to be quite different, though. So now, and continuing into the uncertain future, Greenpoint grand piano vibes remain decidedly TBD.

Remaining shows are first come, first serve.

Sunday, October 30 at 8PM |
Suggested $5-10 Donation: Facebook Event
Pavo Pavo // Serge Gainsbourg’s Histoire de Melody Nelson Reimagined // [Surprise Artist] // StarChild & The New Romantic // Karaoke Piano Hour with Joe McGinty
Monday, October 31 at 8PM |
$5 cover at the door: Facebook Event 
This Halloween Experience the Darkness with Xander Duell, Jason Bartell, Abhik Mukherjee, Jen Goma and Sam Muglia
Wednesday, November 2 at 8PM |
$5 cover at the door: Facebook Event
J. Hoard Residency featuring: Rabbi Darkside // Kid Singapore // Wali Sanga // The Ruff Pack // Sonnymoon
Saturday November 5 at 8PM |
Suggested $5-10 Donation: Facebook Event
Nick Hakim // Joan As Police Woman // Mrs. Adam Schatz // Dave Harrington // DJ Charlie Ferguson // Cocktail Piano Hour with Tim Norton [6:30-7:45]
Sunday, November 6 at 8PM |
Suggested $5-10 Donation: Facebook Event
SECRET ARTIST // Sam Evian // Wilsen // Cassandra Jenkins // Cocktail Piano Hour with Joel Forrester [6:30-7:45]
Monday, November 7 at 8PM |
Suggested $5-10 Donation: Facebook Event
Optional Funeral presented by Showtime featuring A Lot of People: Arone Dyer (Buke and Gase) // Dave Harrington //  Lorelei Ramirez // Jason Bartell // Jennifer Vanilla // David Lizmi // Samir Langus // Josh Werner // Austin Vaughn // Teeny Lieberson // Mikey Freedom Hart + More!
Wednesday, November 9 at 8PM |
$5 cover at the door: Facebook Event
J. Hoard Residency featuring guests King Klave // Funk Pterodactyl // Nadia Washington // People’s Champs
Friday, November 11 at 7:30-10PM | Suggested $5-10 Donation
Saturday, November 12 at 8PM |
Suggested $5-10 Donation: Facebook Event
Sam Cohen // Invisible Familiars // Keenan O’Meara // Cocktail Piano Hour with with Joaquin Cotler [6-7]
*Closing Night* Sunday, November 13 at 7PM |
Suggested $5-10 Donation: Facebook Event
Delicate Steve (and friends) // Kaki King // TEEN // Tigue // Anni Rossi // Shahzad Ismaily & Indigo Street // Cocktail Piano Hour with Dylan Meek [6:30-7:45]

Photo by Bruce King

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