Arts and Entertainment

Brooklyn native Dino Angelo Luciano reaches MasterChef finale, shines on worldwide stage

The Brooklyn Eagle first interviewed the colorful and multi-talented Dino Angelo Luciano, who was born in Brooklyn, a … Full Article

Bookend events led up to Brooklyn Book Festival

Brooklyn Book Festival Bookend events provided free literary entertainment all week at venues across the city, in the lead up to this past weekend’s big festival in Downtown Brooklyn. … Full Article

De Blasio Admin: Racist, homophobic anti-dancing law has got to go

On any given weekend in the City That Never Sleeps, young adults dance for hours on end, bodies pulsing to deafening beats as the sun rises outside. … Full Article

Matt Damon to buy borough’s priciest pad in Brooklyn Heights

Jason Bourne is coming to Brooklyn Heights. Or at least Matt Damon, the actor who played the former CIA assassin, is. … Full Article

Sen. Golden hosts first Asian Lion and Dragon Dance Festival

State Sen. Marty Golden has initiated what he hopes will become a new tradition in Dyker Heights — the first Asian Lion and Dragon Dance Festival at Leif Ericson Park at 66th Street and Fort Hamilton Parkway. … Full Article

'Makbet' is Shakespeare in a shipping container

Shakespeare. In a shipping container. With bursts of Eastern European Roma-style singing and chanting. What’s not to like?  … Full Article

New 24,000-square-foot club to open in East Williamsburg this November

North Brooklyn, once a barren wasteland of abandoned warehouses, has steadily become the epicenter of electronic dance music in New York, rivaling Berlin and London as the world’s top artistic hubs. … Full Article

Meet the Ambassador: Jo Anne Simon to be anointed at 43rd Atlantic Antic celebration

State Assemblymember Jo Anne Simon will be named the Sixth Annual Atlantic Avenue Ambassador at the 43rd Annual Atlantic Antic Festival. The award is presented annually by the Atlantic Avenue Local Development Corporation (AALDC) and this year’s ceremony will take place on Sept. … Full Article

Summer’s last hurrah (almost) on Coney Island

Summer did everybody a big favor and came back to Brooklyn on Labor Day. Raincoats and umbrellas were needed this past Saturday and Sunday. But blissful bikini weather returned to the borough on Monday. And beachgoers flocked to Coney Island. … Full Article

See Coney Island from atop the Wonder Wheel

If riding the iconic Wonder Wheel on Coney Island’s boardwalk is on your bucket list but you’re afraid of heights, do not despair. … Full Article


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