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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.
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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
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.

Green-Wood invites you this fall to its wonderful exhibition on amusement park genius William F. Mangels.
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You did it! After Green-Wood Cemetery's 30-day fundraising campaign on Kickstarter, more than a few emails, and some real nail-biting, Green-Wood reached its goal!

The Brooklyn Museum will present a variety of public programs for adults, teens, and kids in June 2014 including artist talks, late night events, performances, screenings, and hands-on workshops.
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So now that schools and Colleges are already winding down, many events are piling up to keep all of us busy during the summer months.

Ingersoll Community Center and BRIC present Ronald K. Brown/Evidence, A Dance Company Community Dance Classes Summer/Fall 2014 featured on The South Brooklyn Network.
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Ingersoll Community Center and BRIC present Ronald K. Brown/Evidence, A Dance Company Community Dance Classes Summer/Fall 2014

Jim Creighton Monument restoration unveiled at Green-Wood cemetery.
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Green-Wood cemetery is the final resting place of many of the “fathers” of baseball, as well as many of its earliest participants.

CELEBRATE EARTH WEEK at the Brooklyn Children's Museum, Monday, April 14th - Tuesday, April 22nd, Spend your spring break week at BCM's festival celebrating all things green and sustainable.
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CELEBRATE EARTH WEEK at the Brooklyn Children's Museum!

Monday, April 14th - Tuesday, April 22nd

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EARTH POTENTIAL is an exhibition of new works by artist Katja Novitskova.

Sometimes an exhibit just captures your imagination and makes you think and ponder the universe. The fact that it is right outside of New York City Hall in one of the few public park spaces in a sea of concrete makes it even a little more special.