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The Brooklyn Children’s Museum (BCM) — the world’s first children’s museum — on Thursday named Brooklyn native Stephanie Hill Wilchfort as its next president and CEO. … Full Article

Brooklyn Children’s Museum appoints Wilchfort as president, CEO

The Brooklyn Children’s Museum (BCM) — the world’s first children’s museum — on Thursday named Brooklyn native Stephanie Hill Wilchfort as its next president and CEO. … Full Article

Literary luminaries featured at BAM’s Eat, Drink & Be Literary

BAM’s popular Eat, Drink & Be Literary series, presented in partnership with the National Book Foundation, enters its second decade and will host eight top-notch writers from Jan. 27 through June 10. … Full Article

Go For the Food: Coney Island hot dogs in Detroit

To New Yorkers like me, going to Coney means hopping on a Coney Island-bound subway train to an amusement park at the beach. But on a trip to Detroit, I learned that "coney" means something entirely different. … Full Article

Innovative BAM performance pays tribute to L.A. in Brooklyn

Chronicling one’s hometown in a meaningful way is serious business. … Full Article

Supreme coming to Kings

The Kings Theatre in Flatbush announced Thursday that its inaugural year of programming will kick off with an opening concert by internationally acclaimed artist Diana Ross, as the newly revitalized entertainment palace opens to the public for the first time in nea … Full Article

James Franco stars in, produces NYU grad students' film

James Franco is a man of many hats. In one of his more unique projects, "The Color of Time," the famed actor stars in a film written and directed by 12 of his NYU grad students, three of whom hail from Brooklyn.  … Full Article

Brooklyn Philharmonia Chorus presents winter concert

Brooklyn Philharmonia Chorus’ 2014 winter concert will be held on Dec. 14 in Park Slope. The event will include performances of Vivaldi “Gloria,” Poulenc “Gloria” and Rutter “Gloria,” as well as favorite holiday songs, including Christmas carols and Hanukkah songs. … Full Article

Best Friends Animal Society presents adoption event at Brooklyn Expo Center

For the first time ever, Best Friends Animal Society’s bi-annual three-day Super Adoption event will be held in New York City at the Brooklyn Expo Center, 79 Franklin St. in Greenpoint.  … Full Article

Philip Glass performs NY premiere of his complete Etudes at BAM

The Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) hosted Philip Glass and a group of other piano virtuosi over the weekend for a performance of Glass' 20 Etudes. … Full Article

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