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Theatre for a New Audience (TFANA), New York’s pre-eminent classical theatre company, will celebrate the Bard’s 450th birthday with a special performance of its critically acclaimed pro … Full Article

Angland, Gateway Classical Music Society perform at 'Little Church around the Corner’

New York City
The Church of the Transfiguration at 1 E. 29th St. in Manhattan is also known as “The Little Church Around the Corner.” It has been a wedding chapel for actors and a source of comfort for theater folk for over a century.  … Full Article

The Heights Players presents ‘Twelve Angry Men’ : A timeless drama

Brooklyn Heights
For the first time in its 57-year history, The Heights Players will present “Twelve Angry Men,” a classic drama that helped usher into America a new age of civil rights and social justice. Written by Reginald Rose, this play was originally staged for television in the late 1950s, star … Full Article

Coney Island Sandy mural created as art therapy

Coney Island
Senior citizens affected by Superstorm Sandy have created a mural that symbolizes the reconstruction of their Brooklyn communities. The artwork is on the Coney Island boardwalk. It also honors the spirit of the Brighton Beach, Manhattan Beach and Seagate communities. … Full Article

Iconic rocker Lou Reed was a regular on Brooklyn’s stages

Lou Reed, the revolutionary, idiosyncratic rocker who died on Sunday at age 71, may have left Brooklyn for Long Island at the age of 10. … Full Article

Singer performed at Brooklyn Historical Society's annual beer event

On Thursday night at the Brooklyn Historical Society’s (BHS) Autumn Beer Garden, singer Lloyd Miller performed the title track, “S.S. Brooklyn,” from his new album. Starting next Saturday, Nov. … Full Article

Kids to take a Haunted Walk on Halloween

Bay Ridge
There will be a zombie behind every bush in Owl’s Head Park in Bay Ridge on Halloween. But don’t worry, they won’t hurt you. … Full Article

Recchia hosts Coney Island Children’s Halloween Parade

Coney Island
Hundreds of kids will try to scare the bejeezus out of adults by wearing with spooky, crazy costumes at the Fourth Annual Coney Island Children’s Halloween Parade on Saturday, Oct. 26. … Full Article

Looking at Superstorm Sandy through an artist’s eyes

Sunset Park
With the first anniversary of superstorm Sandy approaching, the Brooklyn artistic community is marking the milestone with a special 100,000-square foot exhibition in a Sunset Park gallery featuring the works of more than 3 … Full Article

Eighteen Brooklyn artists to exhibit at Contemporary Art Fair NYC & American Fine Craft Show

The American Fine Craft Show NYC and Contemporary Art Fair NYC will fill the natural light-saturated Javits Center North with the work of some 185 artisans and artists from Oct. 25-27.  Eighteen of the participating artists hail from Brooklyn. … Full Article


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