CAN-CAN: The Film Society of Lincoln Center kicks off the 14th Annual Rendez-Vous With French Cinema, screening Paris 36 / Faubourg 36, a wartime musical in the Baz-Lurhmann-does-Moulin-Rouge vein. Schedule varies.
ART ME UP: Arguably one of the country's most important showcases for new art, the Armory Show sweeps into town today through March 8th at Piers 92 and 94. More than 220 galleries and dealers will show their artists' wares and pretend the recession isn't happening. Schedule varies.
PROBLEM LIKE MARIA: Modern [Dance] Musicals is "bite-size dances set to the songs and music of Broadway musicals." We couldn't have described it any better. Joe's Pub, 7:30PM; also 3/6-7.