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Full steam ahead for Greenlight Bookstore’s comedy show

Nightlife: Comedy is about to get the Greenlight. Comments (1)
Waiting in the Wings: The Brooklyn Academy of Music’s trans-Atlantic “Bridge Project” will start its second season with a Shakespeare play that’s a bit of a comedown from prior works in the series, “The Cherry Orchard” and “The Winter’s Tale.” Comments (6)

Meet a true film celebrity — Brooklyn Heights

Cinema: Writer-director Peter Hedges narrates a love story to a great cinematic neighborhood. Comments (3)
Shopping: Dharmesh Chokshi’s new BR Specialty Beer Store is a bit of hop heaven. Comments (3)

David’s brisket sandwich is the best thing we ate this week

The Best Thing We Ate This Week: Get to Crown Heights for the best in savory meat. Comments (5)

Steven Severin of Siouxsie and the Banshees is back

Music: Steven Severin helped form the seminal post-punk band Siouxsie and the Banshees in 1976 — but now he’s doing something really post-punk: He’s scoring classic experimental films. Comment

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