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GO Brooklyn: The Brooklyn Paper#8217;s essential guide to the Borough of Kings

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Walt-zing around! Dancer celebrates the Bard of Brooklyn

Dance: It is poetry in motion! Comment.

Gestation sensation! A pregnancy-themed variety show in Gowanus

Nightlife: This show is all in the delivery. Comment.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Bored to cheers: Dick Zigun’s ‘Boredom’ no snoozer

The Butcher of Flatbush Ave. Extension: If you want to be bored, we suggest watching paint dry. Comment.

Living on video: Bushwick filmmaker stars as himself in new flick

Cinema: Talk about a meta narrative. Comment.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Where to drink boozy slushies this summer

Dining: They’re the hottest cold drink around! Comments (2).

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Totally wired! Hackers throwing party robot-themed art party

Weird Art: Actual robots will be in attendance. Comments (1).

Where to watch outdoor movies in Brooklyn this summer

Cinema: Brooklyn’s outdoor film festivals don’t show the latest blockbusters, but who needs the new “Star Wars” movie when you can see real stars? Comment.

Monday, May 25, 2015

Your perfect day in Coney Island

Event: Coney Island truly is the People’s Playground. Brooklyn’s entertainment capital has amusements to delight every visitor, young or old. So jump on the F train and follow our guide to having fun in the sun-soaked neighborhood at any age. Comments (8).

The best beach reads this summer

Books: Brooklyn booksellers offer their top picks. Comment.

Friday, May 22, 2015

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: Cats, fairs, dance, John Waters — it is all happening in Brooklyn. Comment.

Bartoonist wets his whistle by the waterfront

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator visits the Hop Shop, a beer bar in the Columbia Street Waterfront District. Comments (1).

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Rock, out: Top outdoor concerts in Brooklyn this summer

Music: Punk, jazz, hip-hop, country, dance music — it’s all here. Comments (2).

Circus show will bring the heat with fire-breathing performance

Event: This circus won’t be in tents — but it will be intense. Comment.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Giggly world: Comedians pay tribute to Devo

Music: Five comedians, an author, and a member of Devo walk into a bar… Comments (1).

Knife on Mars: Artists need your help improving space food

Weird Art: Two artists have built a test kitchen in a Williamsburg gallery, where you can create food for an expedition to Mars. Comment.

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Writers pen erotic additions to ‘Moby-Dick’

Books: Call me, Ishmael. Comments (2).

Joke and dagger! Comedians to perform ‘Clue’ live

Cinema: This is a different kind of murder mystery party. Comment.

Monday, May 18, 2015

Library unearths its trove of Coney collectibles

Event: Dig through some buried historical treasures. Comments (2).

Park Slope journalist reveals the stories behind his oddball stories

Books: This writer wants you to put down the smart phone and pick up a ballpoint pen! Comment.

Saturday, May 16, 2015

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comments (1).

Friday, May 15, 2015

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: Artsy video games, air guitar, vintage animations, and other great things to do and see in Brooklyn this week. Comment.

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Mass appeal: Doc to talk Italian-American devotional art in Bay Ridge

Event: A Bay Ridge wine bar that also slings oysters is serving up some “Mary on the half-shell.” Comments (2).

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Star of stage and computer screen: Online cabaret reviewer performs his own show

Music: A Park Slope cabaret-show critic will swap his computer keyboard for the musical kind when he gives a cabaret performance of classic Don Mclean ditties at Union Temple in Prospect Heights on May 15. Comment.

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Pooping my religion: One-woman show is about faith and fecal matter

Theater: She is aiming to have the number two play in all of Brooklyn. Comments (1).

Stretch comedy: Park Slope studio offers ‘laughter yoga’ class

Fitness: Talk about a twisted sense of humor! Comments (1).

Monday, May 11, 2015

Big in Japan: Williamsburg foodie dishes up sumo screening party

Dining: Could sumo be Brooklyn’s next big spectator sport? Comments (4).

Africa’s top contemporary art coming to Red Hook

Art: Manhattan’s fancy contemporary art fair Frieze is this weekend, but you can save the ferry fare, because Brooklyn is having its own fancy contemporary art fair Comment.