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Monday, Oct. 25, 2010

Dance: This dance piece is bare — in more ways than one. Comment

Friday, Oct. 22, 2010

Theater: It’s time to reanimate a centuries-old corpse — and this time, it’s a woman! Comment
Music: Next stop: Atlantic/Pacific. Comments (3)
Books: This just inked: the ultimate in literary fandom. Comments (4)

Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010

Books: As Fred Van Lente’s climbed the ladder at Marvel, he’s sent Spider-Man climbing up the side of buildings in Red Hook, put a supervillain lair in Gowanus, set up a vampire club in DUMBO and staged a battle between super heroes and the Olympus Gods on the waterfront. Comments (1)

Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010

Dining: Brooklyn has a booming food culture, so how come you can only get a stale pretzel, a dirty water dog or a re-frozen Italian ice in Prospect Park? Comments (2)
Theater: Marijuana makes even more inroads! Now the Gallery Players is even celebrating it. Comment

So what is ‘Reefer Madness’?

Theater: The musical “Reefer Madness” is based on a 1938 film originally titled “Tell Your Children,” which was made by a church group to warn folks that weed ruins the lives of unsuspecting teens. Soon after the film was shot, it was picked up by the exploitation circuit — a nod to its campy nature and overall ridiculousness — and retitled “Reefer Madness.” Comment
Art: A new exhibit features art from you favorite children’s books. Comment

Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2010

Dining: Bacon lovers, here’s your new favorite recipe. Comments (1)
Dining: Stumptown coffee is available throughout the borough, but true java geeks should make their way down to Red Hook, where the roaster’s new coffee bar opened this month. Comments (1)
Theater: What do you get when you combine an ancient Greek myth, a pioneering theater ensemble, two experimental musicians, and a Hollywood movie star? Nothing less than an intoxicating, multimedia play fit for the gods. Comments (2)

Monday, Oct. 18, 2010

Awesome: That little nip in the air meants it’s time for the Smith Street Soup Festival. Comments (11)

Friday, Oct. 15, 2010

Art: And we say that in a good way! Comment

Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2010

Another ‘Great’ work from Nicole Krauss’s big desk

Books: The author will read from her new book on Saturday at the Brooklyn Public Library. Comments (1)

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