Midas Digs

Astoria band Midas Digs.

ASTORIA — The Labor Temple Bar has a slate of events this month.

The Local Comic Showcase takes place 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 4. There is no cover.

Comics include David Bergquist of Astor Street Opry fame, Judy Franz and B Lee. A half-hour open mic follows the comics for anyone who wants to give it a go.

A Bollywood Dance Party with DJ Prashant takes place 8 p.m. Friday, April 5. Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door. Search for the event on Facebook for more info and tickets.

Founder of Jai Ho! Dance Party & Dance United, Prashant is an ex-intel engineer turned Bollywood entertainer who regularly performs across the U.S.

And Midas Digs performs 9:30 p.m. Friday, April 12. The cover is $5.

This local rock band — composed of Daric Moore, Mike Morrow, Andrea Mazzarella, Celeste Olivares and Graham Nystrom — plays original music with dark feeling and an upbeat expression. Their sound is rock with a melodic backbone and folk influences. They recently released their first studio album, “Sovereign.”

The Labor Temple is at 934 Duane St.

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