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‘Animal Farm’ reimagined as an Orwellian circus

The circus and communist Russia never had much in common, but House of Yes is looking to change all that. Comment

Take a bite out of autumn with our restaurant preview

After a sweltering summer, it’s a safe bet that most of us are ready for fall. Here are our picks for fall’s dining musts. Comment

Get ready to rumble as new style wrestling — chikara — debuts in Greenpoint on Sunday

Take the realism of Japanese wrestling, the high-flying acrobats of Mexican lucha libre, and tons of comic book imagery — and you get chikara. Comment
Dining: Try food from 30 Park Slope restaurants in one night — for free. Comments (1)

Willifest is three days of peace, film and music

Cinema: Our little cinematic Woodstock. Comment

Comic book artist’s graphic view of Katrina

Books: Josh Neufeld was just another comic book artist until Hurricane Katrina put him on the bestseller list. Comment
Dining: Saturday night — atone for your sins and then eat a little. Comment

See ‘What the Butler Saw’

The Butcher of Flatbush Ave. Extension: The Gallery Players make good work of Joe Orton’s comedy. Comment
Music: The seminal indie rock band will perform on the waterfront on Sept. 19. Comments (8)

Brooklyn Brewery expansion keeps a-‘head’ of the borough’s beer scene

Event: Brooklyn Brewery’s Steve Hindy may not be the father of craft beer in New York City, but he is certainly the cool uncle. Comments (4)

Get ready to rumble as new style wrestling — chikara — debuts in Greenpoint on Sunday

Event: Take the realism of Japanese wrestling, the high-flying acrobats of Mexican lucha libre, and tons of comic book imagery — and you get chikara. Comment

This ‘Cuckoo’ makes complete sense

The Butcher of Flatbush Ave. Extension: The Heights Players have a hit with stage version of Kesey novel Comment

Penny for your art

Penny for your art

Art: In one way, artist Michael Worthington is the luckiest painter on earth. Comments (2)
At the Brooklyn Winery in Williamsburg, you can certainly enjoy the fruit of the vine — but only after you make it first. Comment

Call him ‘Vessel Mirman’! Eugene showcases great comedy this weekend

Nightlife: Comic Eugene Mirman does it again at his self-named yuk festival. Comment

The Greeks invented the Edible Complex

Dining: Find out why at this annual food festival this weekend. Comments (3)

These two have a beef — better serve the red

Williamsburg: With a new winery in Williamsburg opening this week and a line of Brooklyn Wine Company bottles already for sale all over town, Brooklyn is staking a claim (a small one, but still) at being the new Napa Valley. Comment
Event: Farm City festival begins on Saturday. Comment

The air sex championship is the most fun you can have with your clothes on

Nightlife: And it’s coming to Williamsburg next month. Comments (19)
The dog days of summer are over, so now you can put away Christopher Lloyd in summer stock and get serious about arts and culture again. But there are a lot of music, art, theater and events on the schedule, so join us now for our annual cheat sheet on the season to come. Comment

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