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

Monday, Nov. 18, 2002


St. Ann’s Warehouse, one of New York City’s hottest performance venues, welcomes two of the world’s hottest performing artists this November: international cult phenomenon Tiger Lillies, performing their "Death and the Bible" concert, and singer-songwriter-filmmaker Laurie Anderson and her band with their "Live at the Warehouse" concert. Comment


Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts will bring some of the top touring shows to Brooklyn College’s Whitman Theater with its "Broadway Sundays" series. Comment


St. Ann’s Warehouse in DUMBO is quickly gaining a reputation as the place to go for celebrities looking to explore their avant-garde side. Comment


Jenny Rocha & Dancers (Christine Poland, Shevaun Smythe and Rocha, pictured) presents "Proper Thang" and other works, choreographed by Rocha with original music by New […] Comment


Brooklyn Center for the Urban Environment presents "Strings Attached: A Collection of Puppets" at the Tennis House in Prospect Park through Dec. 15. The puppet exhibition, coordinated by Ev Stone, includes examples from Asia and the Caribbean as well as from several local puppet-makers. Comment


While traveling on a bus recently, I eavesdropped as a couple described their relationship to a woman sitting beside them. Being polite, she listened, nodded occasionally and murmured, "Isn’t that nice," at the appropriate time. Oblivious to their seatmate’s glazed eyes and frozen smile; the couple continued their gushing descriptions of one another’s sensitivity, intellect and sexual allure. Comment


The Field of Dreams gala was a homerun for the Cobble Hill Health Center, for gala chairman Keith Hernandez and not least of all, for a roomful of Mets fans. Comment

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