The Brooklyn Public Library presents Visually Speaking: The People’s Photographer bringing together Joseph Rodriguez and Jamel Shabazz, two important and influential documentary photographers, in a conversation led by Noelle Flores Theard of the Magnum Foundation on Thursday, February 8, 2018.
A dramatic reading by acclaimed actor Samira Wiley of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s sermon delivered on February 4, 1968, The Drum Major Instinct, will be held at the Central Library of the Brooklyn Public Library on the 50th anniversary on Sunday, February 4, 2018.
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The Brooklyn Symphony Orchestra premieres “A Brooklyn Symphony in Six Variations,” a short film directed and produced by musician and Emmy-nominated filmmaker, Susan Abdulezer, on Wednesday, January 24, 2018, at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Downtown Brooklyn as a fundraiser for the organization.
Gallery Players greets the New Year with William Finn and James Lapine's A New Brain, an autobiographical musical exploring illness and the healing power of art, opening Saturday, January 27, and runs for 16 performances through Sunday, February 18, 2018.
A tribute to 1970s glam rock, Velvet Goldmine is a fictional drama that draws inspiration from the style and personas of David Bowie and his peers on Thursday, June 21, 2018, as part of the David Bowie is Film Series at the Brooklyn Museum.
Little Cinema reimagines the cult-classic Labyrinth, featuring David Bowie as the Goblin King, in an immersive screening layered with live theatrical performances on Thursday, June 14, 2018, as part of the David Bowie is Film Series at the Brooklyn Museum.
A 35th anniversary screening of The Hunger comes to the Brooklyn Museum as part of a month-long film series during David Bowie is on Thursday, June 7, 2018, featuring Bowie as a rapidly aging vampire alongside costars Susan Sarandon and Catherine Deneuve.
Announced on what would have been Bowie's 71st birthday, the Night of a 1,000 Bowies is sure to have ten times that number on the dance floor in the pavilion of the Brooklyn Museum on Friday, May 18, 2018.
The critically-acclaimed exhibition David Bowie is makes its final stop at the Brooklyn Museum on March 2 through July 15 with Little Cinema presenting 1996's Basquiat featuring David Bowie as Andy Warhol on March 8, 2018.
The critically-acclaimed exhibition David Bowie is makes its final stop at the Brooklyn Museum on March 2 through July 15 with an amazing selection of public programs to celebrate the late artist's creative process and cultural impact.