Arts and Fun

There was not a seat to spare when the final production of Shakespeare’s “The Taming of the Shrew” began on Sunday, July 20 at Brooklyn Bridge Park (BBP). … Full Article

Shakespeare at Sunset: Taming of the Shrew, at Brooklyn Bridge Park

Brooklyn Heights
There was not a seat to spare when the final production of Shakespeare’s “The Taming of the Shrew” began on Sunday, July 20 at Brooklyn Bridge Park (BBP). … Full Article

Met Council gives kids a chance to sit around the camp fire

Borough Park
Sixty kids from Brooklyn and Queens are getting the chance to enjoy swimming, camping, volleyball and other fun-filled activities at summer camp, thanks to the Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty, which expanded a scholarship fund it runs to enable the kids to get out of the city. … Full Article

Spicy! Cocktail competition brings out local tastemakers

Park Slope
A competition to concoct the spiciest cocktail using ingredients from local Brooklyn tastemakers was a hit Monday evening, even if some participants were left fanning their mouths — this reporter included. … Full Article

Bolshoi dances along the Brooklyn Bridge

Brooklyn Heights
Tourists whipped out their cameras as six students from the Annual Bolshoi Ballet Academy Summer Intensive visited the Brooklyn Bridge on Saturday to photograph some of their … Full Article

Summer Strollers enjoy the arts outdoors

Bay Ridge
The Bella Voce Singers attracted large crowds of admirers as they sang Italian songs on the street. So did Narrows Community Theater, whose members performed Broadway show tunes. … Full Article

'Henry V' reigns at The Gallery Players' Park Slope theater

Prospect Park
Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more! … Full Article

Brooklyn-born actor comes home to perform Shakespeare

Bensonhurst
It’s never too late to pursue your dreams. And if you’re middle aged, still chasing after a dream, and haven’t yet reached your goal, don’t give up. … Full Article

Jurassic Parkclays: dinosaurs invade Brooklyn

Brooklyn Boro
This weekend the Barclays Center will travel back in time to when dinosaurs roamed the earth — and this time it has nothing to do with Kevin Garnett. … Full Article

Triplet baby otters debut at Prospect Park Zoo

Prospect Park
Three North American river otter pups have made their public debut at the Wildlife Conservation Society’s Prospect Park Zoo. The three otters are all male and were born on Feb. 25. The pups have yet to be named. … Full Article

BAM R&B Festival: Live concerts at MetroTech

Fort Greene
Now in its 20th year, Brooklyn Academy of Music’s (BAM) R&B Festival at MetroTech, which began in June, will continue through July and the beginning of August, featuring R&B legends alongside groundbreaking emerging artists.   … Full Article

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