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Towards a New Archaeology Moving Body, Moving Study

November 8
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Every day until January 6, 2019
Featured artists include Amy Brener, Leeza Meksin, Ioanna Pantazopoulou, Ester Partegàs, Sheila Pepe, Jean Shin, and Rachel Eulena Williams  Find out more »

November 8
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Every day until December 20, 2018
United Photo Industries is proud to announce our fourth collaboration with the NYC Parks Departmentand the DUMBO Business Improvement District to display the powerful work of photographer **Griselda San Martin’s very powerful project on the already existing wall that divides the United States and Mexico, as a large scale photographic public art exhibition in DUMBO Brooklyn at the … Continue reading Find out more »

Women at Work: The Domestic Is Not Free

November 8
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Every day until November 10, 2018
BAM Rose Cinemas,
30 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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The third edition of the ongoing Women at Work series—following Women at Work: Labor Activism in March and Women at Work: Radical Creativity in August—focuses on women’s domestic labor as house-workers, caretakers, and familial partners, which has been historically erased and undervalued. This wide-ranging program spotlights the often-invisible work women take on at home and … Continue reading Women at Work: The Domestic Is Not Free Find out more »

Anne Peabody

November 8
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Every day until January 4, 2019
Main Window,
One Main Street, Brooklyn , NY 11201 United States
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A site specific installation by Anne Peabody. Find out more »

Destruction of Pleasure

November 8
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By appt only
Meta Meta Meta,
20 Jay Street, M14, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Destruction of Pleasure brings together eight artists that play with feminism, corporeality, illusion and surrealism in their work in order to create a perspective that complicates traditional expectations of the viewer. In her 1975 essay Visual Pleasure and Narrative Cinema, Laura Mulvey called for the destruction of the traditional male-oriented gaze and the cultivation of alternative perspectives. Find out more »
Ongoing
$20

Letters to My Future Self, CD Release Party!

January 11 @ 8:30 pm - December 11 @ 10:00 pm
Areté Venue and Gallery,
67 West St, Brooklyn, NY 11222 United States
Nick Revel is a violist, composer, improviser, and producer. Come celebrate the release of his debut album on Centaur Records of all-original compositions, layered improvisations, and sound-designs! Letters to My Future Self will take you on a musical journey through the inside of his mind. This self-produced, self-composed, and self-recorded collection breaks preconceived notions of … Continue reading Letters to My Future Self, CD Release Party! Find out more »
8:00 am

Pondlife

November 8 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until March 31, 2019
Brooklyn Botanic Garden,
990 Washington Avenue, Brooklyn, NY United States
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a multimedia exhibition by scientist and filmmaker Sally Warring, combines art and biology in an exploration of the microbial communities in the ponds and waterways at the Garden. Microbes live in every environment on Earth, from the Artic to the Amazon to your local park’s duck pond. They produce around half the world’s oxygen, degrade waste, … Continue reading Pondlife Find out more »

Brooklyn Borough Hall Greenmarket

November 8 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday until June 30, 2019
Brooklyn Borough Hall Plaza,
209 Joralemon St, Brooklyn , NY 11201 United States
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Buy fresh locally grown fruits, vegetables and more. Find out more »
Free

interactive soundwalk Walkie Talkie Dream Garden

November 8 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Every day until December 1, 2018
Williamsburg Waterfront,
N. 7th Str. to N. 15th/Quay, from Kent to river NY 11222 United States
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Walkie Talkie Dream Garden  An interactive soundwalk by sound artist (and Greenpointer) Dafna Naphtali. With music from and about the waterfront delivered via in a free iOS and Android app and audio augmented reality. The app uses location tracking and GPS to allow the experience to change depending on where you decide to walk. Between … Continue reading interactive soundwalk Walkie Talkie Dream Garden Find out more »

Johannah Herr: Your Comfort is Attended by Permanent Violence

November 8 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every day until January 20, 2019
BRIC House,
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Using cut vinyl and wall paint, Johannah Herr’s monumental text-based murals simultaneously create a dazzling surface of metallic and glitter elements that seduces viewers into engaging in the polarizing discussions of these urgent issues, from women’s rights to climate justice and the value of Black lives. The embedded text—“YOUR COMFORT IS ATTENDED BY PERMANENT VIOLENCE”—wraps across … Continue reading Johannah Herr: Your Comfort is Attended by Permanent Violence Find out more »
9:30 am
$396

Little Artists

November 8 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Every week on Thursday until December 20, 2018
Spark by Brooklyn Children’s Museum,
1 John Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Each week children and caregivers explore art in the SPARK studio, experiment with materials, discover hidden objects from the BCM collection on scavenger hunt challenges and create masterworks in this one-hour class. Class size limited to 12 children and their caregivers. Advanced registration required Tuition: $396per child for the 12-week session (10% discount for BCM … Continue reading Little Artists Find out more »
10:00 am

Ocean Wonders: Sharks!

November 8 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every day until June 30, 2019
New York Aquarium,
Surf Avenue & West 8th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11224 United States
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Explore the coral reef, wander through a shipwreck, and peer over the Hudson Canyon. See more than 115 species (in nine galleries) including sand tiger sharks, sandbar sharks, and loggerhead sea turtles in this three-story, 57, 500-square-foot new state-of-the-art exhibit.Monday – Thursday : 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Friday-Sunday: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Find out more »
$240/trimester

Toddler Yoga & Dance Class for 2s & 3s

November 8 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday until December 18, 2018
Brooklyn Music School,
126 St. Felix Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States
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This unique program is being offered by BMS and MUSE Academy for parents who want their little ones to explore dance, yoga and music starting at an early age. Find out more »

Mary Mattingly: What Happens After

November 8 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until November 11, 2018
BRIC House,
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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BRIC has commissioned activist artist Mary Mattingly to create a major new work, one that examines the connection between mineral mining and the massive military industrial complex; and its profound effects on the environment, individuals, and communities. With an expanding military economy and slow erosion of public services, this exhibition poses the question of what happens when our public spaces … Continue reading Mary Mattingly: What Happens After Find out more »

Arthritis Exercise Classes

November 8 @ 10:00 am
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Every day until November 26, 2018
Sunset Park Neighborhood Center,
4520 4th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Arthritis exercise classes for seniors. This event is subject to change without notice. Before attending or for additional information please call 718-210-1050. Find out more »
10:45 am
$396

Big Trip!: A musical journey around NYC

November 8 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 am
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Every week on Thursday until December 20, 2018
Spark by Brooklyn Children’s Museum,
1 John Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Big Trip!: A musical journey around NYC Thursday, 10:45 – 11:45am Ages 0 to 4 years   Big Trip is a highly interactive class featuring original and classic songs about transportation, the natural world, landmarks and other topics familiar to even the youngest New Yorkers. Children and their caregivers will explore imaginary play through seated and standing movement, … Continue reading Big Trip!: A musical journey around NYC Find out more »
11:00 am

Cecilia Vicuña: Disappeared Quipu

November 8 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until November 25, 2018
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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For millennia, ancient peoples of the Andes created quipus—complex record-keeping devices, made of knotted cords, that served as an essential medium for reading and writing, registering and remembering. New York–based Chilean artist and poet Cecilia Vicuña has devoted a significant part of her artistic practice to studying, interpreting, and reactivating the quipus, which were banned by the … Continue reading Cecilia Vicuña: Disappeared Quipu Find out more »

Subvert City

November 8 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until December 22, 2018
Minus Space,
16A Main Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Conceived by gallery artist Vincent Como, this exhibition brings together a group of five artists, each of whom are engaged in varied yet distinct forms of painterly heresy. Apophatic meditations on the modern canon which endeavor to honor tradition by undermining, over-saturating, or inverting it. From the subtle to the sublime, that which was once deemed … Continue reading Subvert City Find out more »

Something to Say: Brooklyn Hi-Art! Machine

November 8 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until June 30, 2019
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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The Brooklyn Museum highlights the work of four Brooklyn artists with Something to Say, a yearlong activation of the Museum’s public spaces emphasizing the institution’s important role as a place for civic discourse. Bringing together existing works and new, site-specific commissions by Brooklyn Hi-Art! Machine, Deborah Kass, Kameelah Janan Rasheed, and Hank Willis Thomas, Something to Sayexplores … Continue reading Something to Say: Brooklyn Hi-Art! Machine Find out more »

Syria, Then and Now: Stories From Refugees a Century Apart

November 8 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until January 13, 2019
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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features highlights from the museum’s collection of thirteenth century Syrian ceramics alongside work by the contemporary Arab artists Ginane Makki Bacho, Issam Kourbaj, and Mohamed Hafez. The juxtaposition between these works highlights the ongoing struggle to find home during tumultuous times and the commonalities between refugees throughout history. Syria, Then and Now: Stories from Refugees a … Continue reading Syria, Then and Now: Stories From Refugees a Century Apart Find out more »

COMMORANCY

November 8 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until December 7, 2018
KLOMPCHING GALLERY,
89 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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$18 and up

Disney on Ice Present’s ‘Mickey’s Search Party’

November 8 @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Every day until November 11, 2018
Barclays Center,
620 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, 11217
Mickey Mouse and his friends invite you on a brand new adventure, filled with high-flying, world-class skating and acrobatics! Disney on Ice: Mickeys Search Party is the perfect place to make those family memories, which will be treasured for life. Whether you’re four or 94, there’s something to be enjoyed by everybody. Mickey Mouse needs … Continue reading Disney on Ice Present’s ‘Mickey’s Search Party’ Find out more »

Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power

November 8 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until February 3, 2019
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power shines light on a broad spectrum of Black artistic practice from 1963 to 1983, one of the most politically, socially, and aesthetically revolutionary periods in American history. Black artists across the country worked in communities, in collectives, and individually to create a range of art … Continue reading Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power Find out more »
12:00 pm

The Business of Brooklyn: An Exhibition on the Occasion of the 100th Anniversary of the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce

November 8 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until January 31, 2019
Brooklyn Historical Society,
128 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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an exhibition exploring the past 100 years of business in the borough. The story spans booming factories, family shops, iconic innovation, and labor struggles. The exhibition showcases images and objects from companies large and small that thrived in Brooklyn, including Domino Sugar, Squibb Pharmaceuticals, Schaefer Beer, Drake Bakeries, Abraham & Straus, Gage & Tollner, and … Continue reading The Business of Brooklyn: An Exhibition on the Occasion of the 100th Anniversary of the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce Find out more »

Brooklyn: A New Home, a New Life

November 8 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until May 31, 2019
Brooklyn Historical Society,
128 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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As they watched the Trump administration’s Muslim ban and subsequent restraining orders move closer to the Supreme Court, outgoing Teen Council Members identified immigration as the timely and broad topic for 2018. In responding to their mandate, 2018 Council Members analyzed how concepts of “us” and “them” lead to stereotypes of immigrants and considered how … Continue reading Brooklyn: A New Home, a New Life Find out more »

Tavola: Early Bird Café: Another Installation Elke Solomon

November 8 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday until November 11, 2018
A.I.R GALLERY,
155 Plymouth Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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A Tavola: Early Bird Special Café: Another Installation (Public Space), a site-specific installation by artist Elke Solomon, another iteration of her ongoing series A Tavola! conceived to explore the multiplicity of everyday and often intimate transactions, which occur around the dining table, be those private, social, economic or cultural, through the use of video, sculpture … Continue reading Tavola: Early Bird Café: Another Installation Elke Solomon Find out more »

Unseen Scenery Erica Stoller

November 8 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until November 11, 2018
A.I.R GALLERY,
155 Plymouth Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Unseen Scenery, a site-specific installation by New York artist Erica Stoller, a work that offers first-row view of a overlooked fragment of the landscape. Stoller’s depictions do not include seascapes or sunsets, nor references to landforms, buildings or people. Unseen Scenery instead refers to the omnipresent wires and cables that run from pole to pole, in … Continue reading Unseen Scenery Erica Stoller Find out more »
Free

BRIC Documentary Intensive 2019 (Application Closes Dec 12)

November 8 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Every day until December 12, 2018
BRIC House,
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Looking for 12 Brooklynites to take part in our BRIC Documentary Intensive program. Thinking that this program isn’t for you or that you don’t have what it takes to become a filmmaker? 4 MONTHS | 60 HOURS | Cost: $175 | Application Fee: $3 | Limited to 12 students Application Opens: Thu, Nov 1 Application Closes: Wed, … Continue reading BRIC Documentary Intensive 2019 (Application Closes Dec 12) Find out more »
1:00 pm

Vittoria Chierici: The Philosophers Clothes

November 8 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until December 15, 2018
FiveMyles,
558 St. John's Place, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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The artist presents large paintings she has dedicated to Raphael’s famous fresco School of Athens.  Find out more »

MasculineUS

November 8 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until November 18, 2018
FiveMyles,
558 St. John's Place, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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Photographs by Sheba Legend Find out more »
1:35 pm

iPad Basics

November 8 @ 1:35 pm - 2:45 pm
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Every week on Tuesday and Thursday until December 6, 2018
Park Slope Center for Successful Aging,
463A 7th Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Learn the basics of how to use an iPad to browse the internet, use email, download apps, watch videos, take pictures, connect online and more. iPads will be provided for this class 12 space available Find out more »
2:00 pm
Free

Out On A Limb: Recent Sculpture by Jon Bunge

November 8 @ 2:00 pm
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Every day until November 30, 2018
NU Hotel Brooklyn,
85 Smith Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Out on a Limb explores the use of materials from nature to create fine art and the exhibition touches on themes of spirituality, intuition and humanity’s relationship to nature.   Find out more »
3:00 pm
Free

Senegalese glass painting artist Ibou Ndoye

November 8 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday until November 30, 2018
NEW Gumbo Creative Space,
495 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States
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the work of glass painting artist Ibou Ndoye of Senegal. The exhibition, entitled “Family,” shows the characteristics of the strong family relationships that exist in Senegal. In Ibou’s work, through the fragility and transparency of glass, we see the ethics of Senegalese families, bounded by love, understanding, and blood. See below for bios of both artists. … Continue reading Senegalese glass painting artist Ibou Ndoye Find out more »
4:00 pm

Bingo sessions

November 8 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday until November 30, 2018
Harbor Hill Neighborhood Center,
5613 2nd Avenue, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Bingo sessions for seniors. This event is subject to change without notice. Before attending or for additional information please call 347-377-5493. Find out more »
6:00 pm

Housing Lottery Forum

November 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Medgar Evers College,
1638 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Get answers to all your questions regarding affordable housing etc Find out more »
6:30 pm

Keno’s Animal Sanctuary

November 8 @ 6:30 pm
Sinco’s Caterers,
8023 13th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11228 United States
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Annual Fundraiser Find out more »
7:00 pm
$10.00

ALEX EDELMAN: JUST FOR US

November 8 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Bell House,
149 7th Street, Brooklyn, 11215 United States
Alex Edelman returns to the New York Comedy Festival with Just For Us. It’s about sign-language gorillas, Nazis and tribalism, and was the best reviewed show at any major comedy festival this year. Come. Find out more »
7:30 pm
start at $30

Falling Out

November 8 @ 7:30 pm
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Every day until November 10, 2018
BAM Harvey Theater,
651 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Falling Out is a richly imagined, genre-defying performance piece that explores the psychic dimension of environmental catastrophe. Created in response to Japan’s 2011 tsunami and Fukushima power plant disaster, it fuses butoh tradition with puppetry, contemporary Flex dance, original music, and haunting theatricality to tell a story of personal grief and global rupture. Developed in collaboration … Continue reading Falling Out Find out more »
$25

Savage Winter

November 8 @ 7:30 pm
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Every day until November 10, 2018
BAM Fisher,
321 Ashland Place, Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States
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Holed-up in a cheap desert motel room, amid empty pizza boxes and beer cans, a man comes spectacularly unglued. In this fiercely contemporary reimagining of Wilhelm Müller’s poetry cycle Winterreise—most famously set by Schubert—composer Douglas J. Cuomo and director Jonathan Moore transform Müller’s lovelorn winter wanderer into a demon-haunted Everyman. The “radiant, communicative tenor” (Opera … Continue reading Savage Winter Find out more »
$30

Pay No Attention To The Girl

November 8 @ 7:30 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until November 11, 2018
THE DOXSEE,
232 52nd Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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The production brings to life interwoven stories about the sexes — their conflicts, their love, their tricks —from various translations / transmissions of The One Thousand and One Nights, a collection of Silk Road, MENA (Middle Eastern / North African), and South Asian tales. Regular performances: November 1–3, 6–10 at 7:30pm; November 4 & 11 at 5pm Find out more »
GENERAL ADMISSION: $25 MEMBERS: $20

A Black List Live! Reading of More Than a Friend

November 8 @ 7:30 pm
BAM Peter Jay Sharp Building,
30 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States
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This November Black List Live! presents a live reading of More Than a Friend, written by Lauren Collins and Ben Lewis. The screenplay follows a wannabe romance novelist whose failure in love leads her to catfish her gay male coworker, taking them on an emotional and sexual rollercoaster that jeopardizes more than just their friendship. … Continue reading A Black List Live! Reading of More Than a Friend Find out more »
8:00 pm
18-25

A Muslim in the Midst

November 8 @ 8:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until November 17, 2018
Actors Fund Arts Center,
160 Schermerhorn Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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September 14, 2001: On the streets of Bangalore, India, a poor Muslim family is stranded. Desperate to reach a relative’s home in a distant suburb, the new immigrants to the city are struggling to find a ride late in the night. Watching them closely is a Hindu couple, both executives of American companies. The liberal … Continue reading A Muslim in the Midst Find out more »
9:30 pm
$7.00

BOAST RATTLE, A COMPLIMENT CONTEST

November 8 @ 9:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Union Hall,
702 Union Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
BOAST RATTLE, A COMPLIMENT CONTEST Created a few years ago and hosted by Kyle Ayers, comedians compete to see who can compliment one another in this showdown of sweetness, this clash of consideration, this barrage of benevolence. Now its own Sirius XM show, and playing off of the idea of roasts, Boast Rattle has two … Continue reading BOAST RATTLE, A COMPLIMENT CONTEST Find out more »
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