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Studio 54: Night Magic traces the radiant history, social politics, and trailblazing aesthetics of the most iconic nightclub of all time.
Park Slope

Studio 54: Night Magic, opening at the Brooklyn Mueseum in 2020, traces the radiant history, social politics, and trailblazing aesthetics of the most iconic nightclub of all time.

The unforgettable musical “Cabaret,'' onstage at The Gallery Players in Brooklyn's Park Slope
Park Slope

Cabaret, the timeless tale of love, lust, drug addiction and the overwhelming thirst for stardom, plays out against the unstoppable rise of Adolf Hitler's Third Reich, as the Gallery Players bring the Kit Kat Klub to the stage in Park Slope with a memorable performance.

Nightfall comes to Green-Wood
Park Slope

As night descends across Brooklyn, step through The Green-Wood Cemetery’s iconic Gothic Arch into an unforgettable experience of ethereal sights and sounds for NIGHTFALL, and have chance encounters with musicians, performers, moving images, and storytellers.

Brooklyn Heights Promenade is covered with candles the nights after the 9/11 attacks as smoke rises from the World Trade Center site in lower Manhattan. ©Mark D Phillips
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

We will Never Forget. It's been 18 years and it feels like today.

The Rise of Skywalker and my anticipation grows!
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

In 1977, I went and saw Star Wars 19 times before it left our theater in Morganton, NC. Over the 42 years since it came out, I have watched it so many more times, I can't even count.

14th People’s Hall of Fame Awards Ceremony at the Waterfront Museum in Red Hook
Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO, Gowanus, Red Hook

On Saturday, August 24th from 4pm to 7pm, the Waterfront Museum in Red Hook hosts The People’s Hall of Fame Special Reception to honor 9 Waterfront Heroes of New York City with pomp and circumstance, and a reception featuring sea chanties and seafaring music from Staten Island.

This groundbreaking exhibition brings together more than 700 original objects and 400 photographs from over 20 institutions and museums around the world
Beyond South Brooklyn

The singular face of human evil comes to Manhattan as the Museum of Jewish Heritage presents “Auschwitz: Not Long Ago. Not Far Away." and its role in the Holocaust in graphic detail.

Patti LaBelle will open BRIC’s 41st season with a free concert on June 4, 2019, to begin the annual BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival in Park Slope.
Park Slope

Iconic GRAMMY Award-winning entertainer Patti LaBelle will open BRIC’s 41st season with a free concert on Tuesday, June 4, 2019, to begin the annual BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival at the Prospect Park Bandshell in Park Slope.

A summer full of childhood memories... Comics, Disney classics and The Beatles!
Beyond South Brooklyn

It's looking like a great summer for movies. What are you looking forward to this year? Disney blew it with DUMBO but The Lion King and Aladdin look like winners. The ten picture saga of The Avengers comes to fruition in Avengers: Endgame and will Star Wars give us a better feeling than the last movie?

Rooftop Films is back in Sunset Park, celebrating and exploring film, music, and art as part of Friday Nights at IC beginning March 29, 2019, and FREE Sunset Park Kids' Cinema Club on Saturday's beginning Saturday, March 30, 2019
Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

Rooftop Films is back in Sunset Park with the final FREE Sunset Park Kids' Cinema Club screening of FROZEN on Saturday, April 20, 2019!

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Frank Manzi's Magical Mystery Tour at Wayne & Tonja Smith's Magical Backyard Forest in Morganton, NC. ©Mark D Phillips

There’s nothing like a magical night under the stars listening to music. When that experience includes one of my favorite artists appearing in one of my favorite places in the world, it’s at the top of my bucket list.

It all came to be with a simple Facebook post.