News and Stories from Park Slope

The Brooklyn Museum's lovefest of the provocative footwear which dominates the New York City fashion scene, and the women of “Sex in the City,” is presented as artwork in the new exhibit “Killer Heels: The Art of the High-Heeled Shoe”
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EXTENDED THROUGH MARCH 1, 2015!

Shoes from 3D printing? It is the next iteration of the "Killer Heels."

WILLIAM F. MANGELS: AMUSING THE MASSES ON CONEY ISLAND AND BEYOND
Park Slope

THE FINAL WEEKEND - SUNDAY, OCT 26TH IS LAST CHANCE TO SEE THIS REMARKABLE EXHIBITION on the wildly fun amusement park rides and games of the 1900s, and the genius mechanic who de

Brooklyn Public Libraries Hours as of October 4, 2014
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

Libraries are coming back to life!

Experience a week of events and activities honoring the opening chapter in America's drive for independence, as the annual Battle Week celebration begins, celebrating Brooklyn's role in the battle for America's independence.
Brooklyn Heights, Cobble Hill, Gowanus, Park Slope

Experience a week of events and activities honoring the opening chapter in America's drive for independence, as the annual Battle Week celebration begins on August 17 to August 24, celebrating Brooklyn's role in the b

The Beat Festival provides more than 15 amazing performances around South Brooklyn
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Park Slope, Beyond South Brooklyn

On September 11-20, 2014, the third annual Brooklyn Emerging Artists in Theater (BEAT) Festival will take place, showcasing Brooklyn's most current crop of local theater, dance, and voice talent, performing in intrigu

Killer Heels: The Art of the High-Heeled Shoe, an exhibit opening in September at the Brooklyn Museum, will explore fashion’s most provocative accessory.
Park Slope, Beyond South Brooklyn

My wife is a "Sex in the City" addict so I have heard my share of high-heel adoration. One thing New York City is famous for is its shoes.

Project EATS to Run a Farm Stand in Front of Brooklyn Museum Thursdays Starting July 17 Related to Exhibition of Brooklyn Artists Opening Fall 2014
Park Slope

Fresh produce will be sold from a farm stand in front of the Brooklyn Museum's glass front entrance beginning Thursday, July 17 from 3:30 p.m.

The Gallery Players has created OVERTURES: A New Musical Reading Series offering staged readings of six new musicals in Park Slope.
Park Slope

The Gallery Players has often successfully produced new musicals as part of their season, such as Yank (2007) and Like You Like It (2008).  To further this idea, The Gallery Players h

The Brooklyn Museum today announces a call to musicians and producers of all genres-from classical to calypso, brass band to bossa nova-to create an original score to accompany the Jane and David Walentas Fountain in front of the Museum.
Park Slope

The Brooklyn Museum today announces a call to musicians and producers of all genres-from classical to calypso, brass band to bossa nova-to create an original score to accompany the Jane and David Walentas Fountain in

Rachel B. Joyce, Stage Manager in Our Town, rests among gravestones during the first act of the performance at Green-Wood on June 10, 2014.
Park Slope, Beyond South Brooklyn

Rachel B. Joyce entered into character as she sat in the front seat of the shuttle taking us from the front gate of Green-Wood to the Currier monument.

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Thanksgiving weekend brings Mikaela Shiffrin and Lindsey Vonn to Killington during the return of the Audi FIS Women's Ski World Cup for Thanksgiving weekend

With American standouts Mikaela Shiffrin and Lindsey Vonn’s courageous return to the circuit, the 2017 Thanksgiving weekend will be a phenomenal repeat of last year’s inaugural World Cup race on Killington’s Superstar Trail.