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Steel Magnolias

April 17
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Every day until April 28, 2019
Gallery Players,
199 14th Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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STEEL MAGNOLIAS examines the relationships between a tight-knit group of southern ladies in a small-town beauty parlor who witness the milestones in each other’s lives. The play is alternately hilarious and touching — and, in the end, deeply revealing of the strength and purposefulness which underlies the antic banter of its characters. Performances run April … Continue reading Steel Magnolias Find out more »

Catherine Haggarty // Benched //

April 17
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Every day until April 29, 2019
Main Window,
One Main Street, Brooklyn , NY 11201 United States
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An exhibition of site-specific work. Find out more »
Ongoing
$20.

Stop Kiss by Diana Son

April 5 @ 8:00 pm - April 21 @ 8:00 pm
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Every week on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until April 14, 2019
Heights Players,
26 Willow Place, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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The Heights Players is pleased to present our April production, Stop Kiss, by Diana Son, Directed by: Bernard Bosio & Steven Ackerman Only 9 Performances: OPENING NIGHT – Friday, March 29th @ 8pm, Saturday, March 30th @ 8pm, Sunday, March 31st @ 2pm Friday, April 5th @ 8pm, Saturday, April 6th @ 8pm , Sunday, April 7th @ 2pm … Continue reading Stop Kiss by Diana Son Find out more »
$20.

Stop Kiss by Diana Son

April 6 @ 8:00 pm - April 22 @ 8:00 pm
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Every week on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until April 14, 2019
Heights Players,
26 Willow Place, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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The Heights Players is pleased to present our April production, Stop Kiss, by Diana Son, Directed by: Bernard Bosio & Steven Ackerman Only 9 Performances: OPENING NIGHT – Friday, March 29th @ 8pm, Saturday, March 30th @ 8pm, Sunday, March 31st @ 2pm Friday, April 5th @ 8pm, Saturday, April 6th @ 8pm , Sunday, April 7th @ 2pm … Continue reading Stop Kiss by Diana Son Find out more »
$20.

Stop Kiss by Diana Son

April 7 @ 8:00 pm - April 23 @ 8:00 pm
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Every week on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until April 14, 2019
Heights Players,
26 Willow Place, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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The Heights Players is pleased to present our April production, Stop Kiss, by Diana Son, Directed by: Bernard Bosio & Steven Ackerman Only 9 Performances: OPENING NIGHT – Friday, March 29th @ 8pm, Saturday, March 30th @ 8pm, Sunday, March 31st @ 2pm Friday, April 5th @ 8pm, Saturday, April 6th @ 8pm , Sunday, April 7th @ 2pm … Continue reading Stop Kiss by Diana Son Find out more »
$20.

Stop Kiss by Diana Son

April 12 @ 8:00 pm - April 28 @ 8:00 pm
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Every week on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until April 14, 2019
Heights Players,
26 Willow Place, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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The Heights Players is pleased to present our April production, Stop Kiss, by Diana Son, Directed by: Bernard Bosio & Steven Ackerman Only 9 Performances: OPENING NIGHT – Friday, March 29th @ 8pm, Saturday, March 30th @ 8pm, Sunday, March 31st @ 2pm Friday, April 5th @ 8pm, Saturday, April 6th @ 8pm , Sunday, April 7th @ 2pm … Continue reading Stop Kiss by Diana Son Find out more »
$20.

Stop Kiss by Diana Son

April 13 @ 8:00 pm - April 29 @ 8:00 pm
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Every week on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until April 14, 2019
Heights Players,
26 Willow Place, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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The Heights Players is pleased to present our April production, Stop Kiss, by Diana Son, Directed by: Bernard Bosio & Steven Ackerman Only 9 Performances: OPENING NIGHT – Friday, March 29th @ 8pm, Saturday, March 30th @ 8pm, Sunday, March 31st @ 2pm Friday, April 5th @ 8pm, Saturday, April 6th @ 8pm , Sunday, April 7th @ 2pm … Continue reading Stop Kiss by Diana Son Find out more »
$20.

Stop Kiss by Diana Son

April 14 @ 8:00 pm - April 30 @ 8:00 pm
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Every week on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until April 14, 2019
Heights Players,
26 Willow Place, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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The Heights Players is pleased to present our April production, Stop Kiss, by Diana Son, Directed by: Bernard Bosio & Steven Ackerman Only 9 Performances: OPENING NIGHT – Friday, March 29th @ 8pm, Saturday, March 30th @ 8pm, Sunday, March 31st @ 2pm Friday, April 5th @ 8pm, Saturday, April 6th @ 8pm , Sunday, April 7th @ 2pm … Continue reading Stop Kiss by Diana Son Find out more »
9:00 am

Digital Fairytales: Vengeance is Mine

April 17 @ 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Every day until April 30, 2019
Made In NY Media Center,
30 John Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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When one encounters the term “Vengeance,” it is with excitement, suspicion and dread.  For vengeance to exist, there must be a prior perception of victimhood, a grievance.  The scale of which is determined by the protagonist, but the roles can quickly be flipped.  And flipped and flipped again.  The chain of vengeance can go on and … Continue reading Digital Fairytales: Vengeance is Mine Find out more »
10:00 am

Donald Zucker and Barbara Hrbek Zucker Ocean Wonders: Sharks

April 17 @ 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. More than 115 species including sand tiger sharks, sandbar sharks, and loggerhead sea turtles live in this state-of-the-art exhibit. Find out more »

Navigating New York

April 17 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until September 8, 2019
New York Transit Museum,
Boerum Place and Schermerhorn Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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New York’s transportation history happened in phases, from early ships, trains and passenger ferries to more modern subways, trains, buses and cars. Transportation maps highlight the story of New York’s growth through the increasingly connected transportation system. Indeed, mass transit helped make the greater New York region what it is today. Navigating New York draws on the … Continue reading Navigating New York Find out more »

Blue Mountain Gallery and Friends: Exhibition to Benefit the New Sanctuary Coalition

April 17 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Tues and Thurs: 10AM – 2PM / Sunday: 3PM – 6PM. / And by appointment.
McKinney Chapel Theater,
116 Pierrepont Street, between Clinton Street & Monroe Place, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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A passionate group of accomplished mid-career artists are  mounting an exhibit in Brooklyn Heights to benefit New Sanctuary Coalition. The New Sanctuary Coalition of NYC is an interfaith network of congregations, organizations, and individuals, standing publicly in solidarity with families and communities resisting detention and deportation in order to preserve family unity.  The grass roots … Continue reading Blue Mountain Gallery and Friends: Exhibition to Benefit the New Sanctuary Coalition Find out more »

Transcendental Pathway

April 17 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until April 29, 2019
Gallery 55 (In Empire Stores),
53-55 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Featuring work by Rachel Cohen, Deanna Lee, Christina Massey, Elizabeth Riley, Christine Romanell, Linda Schmidt, Transcendental can be described simply as abstract. It has other definitions though from mathematical use, such as incapable of being the root of an algebraic equation with rational coefficients, (π for example), or as relating to an experience determined by … Continue reading Transcendental Pathway Find out more »
11:00 am

Frida Kahlo: Appearances Can Be Deceiving

April 17 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until May 12, 2019
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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Mexican artist Frida Kahlo’s unique and immediately recognizable style was an integral part of her identity. Kahlo came to define herself through her ethnicity, disability, and politics, all of which were at the heart of her work. Frida Kahlo: Appearances Can Be Deceiving is the largest U.S. exhibition in ten years devoted to the iconic painter and … Continue reading Frida Kahlo: Appearances Can Be Deceiving Find out more »

Sanford Wurmfeld

April 17 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until April 20, 2019
Minus Space,
16A Main Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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A solo exhibition of new work by NYC-based color painter Sanford Wurmfeld Find out more »

The 2018 Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Awards F

April 17 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday until May 31, 2019
United Photo Industries,
16 Main st. # B, Brooklyn , NY 11201 United States
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To celebrate the announcement of the 2018 Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Awards, United Photo Industries is exhibiting the work of two artists, Amelie Satzger and Lauren Menzies, in a dual exhibition at the UPI Gallery.    What is reality? by Amelie Satzger  What is Reality? Are we all just a hologram? Is the table still in the … Continue reading The 2018 Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Awards F Find out more »

The Outskirts, Exposed and Punched

April 17 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until May 11, 2019
KLOMPCHING GALLERY,
89 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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A solo exhibition of new work by Odette England. This will be the artist’s second solo show at the gallery, and brings together a selection of artworks from three recently completed and ongoing projects. Home is the center-weight of England’s artistic practice, with memory and forgetting being the counterbalances. Her photographs are fragile, contemplative and … Continue reading The Outskirts, Exposed and Punched Find out more »

Kitchen Still Lifes by Jan Groover.

April 17 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until May 11, 2019
Janet Borden, Inc,
91 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Jan Groover created her famous Kitchen Still Lifes in 1978 and 1979.  Using a large-format camera, she transformed colanders, knives, spatulas and baking pans into objects of beauty that still hold a visual interest that transcends their common use. Her seductively modern color palette of greens, pewter, bronze and brown tonalities permeates the space dissected … Continue reading Kitchen Still Lifes by Jan Groover. Find out more »
11:30 am

A certain set of dynamics

April 17 @ 11:30 am - 7:30 pm
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Every day until May 10, 2019
Agnes Varis Art Center,
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, 11217
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Curated by Sarah Rebekah Byrd Mizer Featuring the work of Embodied Empathy, Christopher Mahonski, Valerie Shusterov, and Kristen Neville Taylor. Jurors: Will Hutnick and Gaby Collins-Fernandez Selected through UrbanGlass’ open curatorial call, a certain set of dynamics looks at artists using glass as a literal and metaphorical lens through which to explore human interconnection. Monday11:30-7:30 Tuesday11:30-7:30 Wednesday11:30-7:30 Thursday11:30-7:30 Friday11:30-7:30 Saturday11-8:00 Sunday11-7:00 Find out more »
12:00 pm

Brooklyn: A New Home, a New Life

April 17 @ 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 »

On the (Queer) Waterfront

April 17 @ 12:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until July 7, 2019
Brooklyn Historical Society,
128 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn , NY 11201 United States
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the first exhibition ever to focus explicitly on the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer history of Brooklyn. Since at least 1855, when Walt Whitman published his epic poem Leaves of Grass at a print shop in Brooklyn Heights, there has been a significant – if often overlooked – LGBTQ presence in the borough, much of it … Continue reading On the (Queer) Waterfront Find out more »
1:00 pm

Discover Green-Wood

April 17 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday and Sunday until April 17, 2019
Green-Wood Cemetery,
Main Gate-25th Street at 5th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Visitors will see the graves of DeWitt Clinton; Leonard Bernstein; Elias Howe, inventor of the sewing machine, and his beloved Fannie the Dog; the Founder of the ASPCA Henry Bergh; more than 30 members of Theodore Roosevelt’s family; Boss Tweed; the Indian Princess, Do-Hum-Me; the “Soda Fountain King,” John Matthews; Louis Comfort Tiffany; the Civil … Continue reading Discover Green-Wood Find out more »

HISTORIC TROLLEY TOURS

April 17 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday until April 24, 2019
Green-Wood Cemetery,
Main Gate-25th Street at 5th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Experience the most magnificent and historic 478 acres in New York City. Visitors will hear fascinating stories of Green-Wood’s permanent residents, see breathtaking views of Manhattan, tread where George Washington and his troops fought the Battle of Brooklyn and much more. Now, by popular demand, a rotation of three different tours is offered. Each boasts … Continue reading HISTORIC TROLLEY TOURS Find out more »
1:30 pm

Lea Thomas | Currents

April 17 @ 1:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until May 8, 2019
A drop of dark blue appears, its stain spreading over the surface. Tendrils stretch across, their circuits entwining and dispersing, carving lucid pathways in their wake. The deepest blue requires more than just one application, it is a multitude of layers blended into one another, with slightly different circumstances and results each time, as sapphire … Continue reading Lea Thomas | Currents Find out more »
3:30 pm

Boot Camp Fitness

April 17 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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Every week on Wednesday until May 29, 2019
Brownsville Neighborhood Health Action Center,
259 Bristol Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Bootcamp is a combination of strength, cardio, muscle endurance, flexibility, core, and functional move- ment patterns. We want to get you fit, get you healthy, challenge your mind, challenge your body, and most importantly MAKE FITNESS FUN! Find out more »
7:00 pm

The Anarchic Cinema of Věra Chytilová

April 17 @ 7:00 pm
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Every day until April 18, 2019
BAM Rose Cinemas,
30 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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The most extensive retrospective dedicated to the radical Czech filmmaker in New York in 20 years, along with work by a new generation of filmmakers mentored by Chytilová. The series is co-presented by the Czech Film Fund, and will include imported prints and restored DCPs from the Czech National Film Archive. Wed , Apr 10 … Continue reading The Anarchic Cinema of Věra Chytilová Find out more »
7:30 pm
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Symbiosis

April 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Every day until April 18, 2019
Spectrum,
70 Flushing Avenue, Garage A, Brooklyn, NY 11205 United States
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Spectrum is proud to announce Symbiosis, a new concert series celebrating the complicated, fascinating relationship between live music and dance, curated by dancer Sarah Chien and percussionist Caitlin Cawley. Each night of the series includes a “blind date” between two solo performers who create a new improvised work, and a group that has an established … Continue reading Symbiosis Find out more »
8:00 pm

“Marjana and the Forty Thieves

April 17 @ 8:00 pm
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Regular performances: April 4–6, 12–13, 15, 17–20 at 8pm; April 7, 14 at 3pm Benefit Performance: April 11 at 8pm
THE DOXSEE,
232 52nd Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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A boundless collection of classic Islamic stories. This body of work began with the critically-acclaimed production of Pay No Attention To The Girl, which, in his New York Times critic’s pick review, Ben Brantley wrote, “Stories are shape shifters, as mutable and capricious as genies, in ‘Pay No Attention to the Girl,’ Target Margin Theater’s timely gloss on the … Continue reading “Marjana and the Forty Thieves Find out more »
8:30 pm
Free

Broadly Entertaining Trivia

April 17 @ 8:30 pm
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Every week on Wednesday until May 29, 2019
Nostrand Avenue Pub,
658 Nostrand Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11216 United States
As always it’s free to play with drink specials, prizes for all sorts of non high scoring achievements, and discounted bar tabs for 1st and 2nd place. Great for groups of friends to order dinner to the bar and enjoy an evening of Brooklyn’s best trivia hosts and good vibes. Find out more »
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