Joss Stone, Common and Ryan Shaw hit up Central Park SummerStage. $37.50 -$40, 6:30 p.m.
Caroline Rhea cracks jokes, Comix. $25, 8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. Through Sunday.
Jeff Harnar and Shauna Hicks celebrate Mickey Rooney and Judy Garland’s movie music with a performance of “I Got Rhythm: Mickey & Judy’s Hollywood,” Town Hall. $40- $45, 8 p.m.
Liev Schreiber, Vanessa Redgrave and Angela Lansbury head down the red carpet for the 61st annual Tony Awards, Radio City Music Hall. $204.50 – $404.50, 7 p.m.
Cara Mertes moderates when docu directors Nick Broomfield, Barbara Kopple, Albert Maysles and Raoul Peck discuss the genre’s past, present and reinvented future for Sundance at BAM following screenings of the helmers’ work, BAM Harvey Theater. $15, noon screening, 2:30 discussion.
Steely Dan kicks off a three night gig, Beacon Theater. $55- $300, 8 p.m.
Ashley Judd hosts a Millennium Promise and Malaria No More joint benefit dinner to help eradicate extreme poverty and disease in Africa. Quincy Jones gets feted and John Legend, Roger Waters and Raul Midon perform, Cipriani 42nd Street. Tickets start at $1,500, 6:30 p.m.
Florence Henderson brings her one woman show, “All the Lives of Me…A Musical Journey,” a retrospective concert on her 50 plus year career to Joe’s Pub. $25, 7 p.m.
Julia Cho, David Henry Hwang and Diana Son perform for the inaugural National Asian American Theater Festival opening night benefit, the Public Theater. $50 – $250, 7 p.m. Fest runs through June 24.
Authors and screenwriters Susan Minot and Michael Cunningham talk after a special preview screening of their film “Evening,” Walter Reade Theater. $25, 7:30 p.m.
Comedian David Steinberg discusses his career with “Curb Your Enthusiasm” thesp Susie Essman, 92nd Street Y. $25, 8p.m.
Drawings from the 1960s to the present explore how remnants of the physical body can be found in minimalist works on paper in “Lines, Grids, Stains, Words,” Museum of Modern Art. 10:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., $20. Through Oct. 22.
Robert Stone discusses his latest film “Oswald’s Ghost,” after a special advance screening, Museum of Television & Radio. $15, 6 p.m.
Steven Cosson directs preview performances of “Gone Missing,” from experimental theater troupe, the Civilians, Barrow Street Theater. $20 – $45, 7:30 p.m.