The Day | Homeless Man Sets Self On Fire

What Would Lynne Tillman Do?Scott Lynch

Good morning, East Village.

“A homeless man set himself on fire in the Bleecker Street subway station during Friday morning rush-hour, FDNY said.” [DNA Info]

The Neighborhood Preservation Center on East 11th Street will screen “The Domino Effect,” a documentary about the Domino factory redevelopment that “everyone concerned about gentrification should see.” [Save the LES]

East Village band The Virgins will play Bowery Ballroom with Har Mar Superstar on April 1. [New Yorker]

“Two more spaces have joined the perpetually booming Lower East Side gallery scene, including one — South Street Seaport transplant Van Der Plas Gallery (pictured) — on the packed Orchard Street corridor, and another, ROX, two blocks south on Delancey Street.” [Art Info]

Lydia Lunch is hosting a Post Catastrophe Collaborative Workshop in Ojai California on May 24-27. [Dangerous Minds]

“•It’s that time again: Northern Spy is hosting it’s third annual Big Beef dinner on April 3. Meat lovers can enjoy a hearty five-course meal with dishes including rib-eye carpaccio and cannoli stuffed with bone-marrow mascarpone.” [Grub Street]

Tables have arrived at Andrew Carmellini’s Lafayette. [Eater]

Wylie Dufresne’s Alder will open March 28. [Grub Street]