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Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013

A cracking show: ‘The Nutcracker’ gets a modern makeover

Dance: Vertical Aerial Arts’ “The Nutcracker Circus Suite” takes the classic seasonal ballet, and adds breakdancing mice, burlesque performers, aerial acts, and trip-hop. Comment

Acting sketchy: Downtown sketch comedy show skewers the ’90s

Theater: This sketch comedy group may sound sweet — but do not let the name fool you. Comments (1)

Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013

Brooklyn remembers Mandela

Downtown: Mandela admirers, including some activists who knew him, gathered at Boerum Hill’s House of the Lord Church on Sunday to pay tribute to the beloved leader of South Africa’s anti-apartheid struggle. Comment

Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013

Keri Russell gets a rude awakening from B’klyn Heights burglars

Brooklyn Heights: Keri Russell — the star of the television drama “Felicity” — could not have been happy when she discovered burglars rummaging around in her Brooklyn Heights house on Hicks Street early Wednesday morning. Comments (8)

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