Happenings: Park Slope

Sun

26

Mar
Theater
The Gallery Players continue their season with SWEET BIRD OF YOUTH, opening March 11 through March 26, 2017, in Park Slope.
Park Slope

The Gallery Players continue their season with SWEET BIRD OF YOUTH, opening March 11, 2017, and running through March 26, 2017, at their theater in Park Slope.

Sat

1

Apr
Special Event
This special two-part trolley tour, War Comes to Brooklyn Trolley Tour, will examine the connections between the residents of Green-Wood and the iconic Brooklyn Army Terminal on Saturday, April 1.
Park Slope

This special two-part trolley tour, War Comes to Brooklyn Trolley Tour, will examine the connections between the residents of Green-Wood and the iconic Brooklyn Army Terminal on Saturday, April 1, from 3:30 pm to 6:00 pm.

Thu

20

Apr
Special Event
Green-Wood hosts Gardens of Stone: Book Talk and Panel on Thursday, April 20, 2017, from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm.
Park Slope

New York City is famous for many things – hot dogs, the Empire State Building, pigeons. And add to that list, cemeteries.

Fri

21

Apr
Special Event
 A FREE daylong symposium will be held Friday, April 21, as part of The Brooklyn Museum's, We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965-85.
Park Slope

As a part of The Brooklyn Museum's groundbreaking exhibition, We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965-85, a daylong symposium will be held from 11:30 am-6 pm on Friday, April 21, featuring four panels introducing new scholarship, presentations by artists in the exhibition, and performances.

Sat

22

Apr
Special Event
The Brooklyn Museum presents Family Reunion, a screening of artist Julie Dash's  Daughters of Dust followed by a reunion on April 22 and 23, 2017.
Park Slope

As a part of the exhibition, We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965-85, the Brooklyn Museum presents Family Reunion, a screening of artist Julie Dash's acclaimed feature Daughters of Dust followed by a reunion of the principals from the film.

Sat

22

Apr
Theater
The Gallery Players continue their season with RAGTIME, opening April 22, 2017, and running through May 14, 2017, at their theater in Park Slope.
Park Slope

The Gallery Players continue their season with RAGTIME, opening April 22, 2017, and running through May 14, 2017, at their theater in Park Slope.

Sun

23

Apr
Special Event
The Brooklyn Museum presents Family Reunion, a screening of artist Julie Dash's  Daughters of Dust followed by a reunion on April 22 and 23, 2017.
Park Slope

As a part of the exhibition, We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965-85, the Brooklyn Museum presents Family Reunion, a screening of artist Julie Dash's acclaimed feature Daughters of Dust followed by a reunion of the principals from the film.

Sat

13

May
Special Event
Take a tour of the Architecture at Green-Wood on Saturday, May 13, from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.
Park Slope

Take a tour of the Architecture at Green-Wood on Saturday, May 13, from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.

Sat

13

May
Special Event
Biologist and ecologist Mike McGraw will lead visitors in an after hours exploration of Green-Wood’s Nocturnal Critters on Saturday, May 13, from 9:00 pm to 11:00 pm.
Park Slope

Biologist and ecologist Mike McGraw will lead visitors in an after hours exploration of Green-Wood’s Nocturnal Critters on Saturday, May 13, from 9:00 pm to 11:00 pm.

Wed

7

Jun
Music
Brooklyn-based band Lake Street Dive opens the 39th annual BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival, with a free concert, on June 7 at the Prospect Park Bandshell.
Park Slope

The rousing Brooklyn-based band Lake Street Dive will open the 39th annual BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival, with a free concert, preceded by a gala honoring Chris Sheehan on June 7 at the Prospect Park Bandshell.

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Beyond Brooklyn

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What made New York New York? Follow the story of the city’s rise from a striving Dutch village to today’s “Capital of the World,” and consider its future in our changing world.

Blue Room, the first institutional solo exhibition by New York-based artist Frank Heath runs February 17 to March 19, 2017, at the Swiss Institute in Tribeca

Blue Room, the first institutional solo exhibition by New York-based artist Frank Heath runs February 17 to March 19, 2017, is a synchronized installation of video works connected by an ominous humor, shadowed by references to surveillance and espionage.