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Fort Greene: Neighbors BAM and Theater for a New Audience are both staging “King Lear” this season. Let the battle begin! Comment
Theater: Neighbors BAM and Theater for a New Audience are both staging “King Lear” this season. Let the battle begin! Comment
Cobble Hill: Talk about bridging the gap. Comment

Call him Ishmael: Former child soldier pens book on life after warfare

Fort Greene: Brooklyn novelist Ishmael Beah was once a child soldier in Sierra Leone. Now he is working to spread a message of peace through his books. Comment

Former child soldier pens book on life after warfare

Books: Brooklyn novelist Ishmael Beah was once a child soldier in Sierra Leone. Now he is working to spread a message of peace through his books. Comments (2)

Lit legend Joyce Carol Oates launches new novel in Dumbo

DUMBO: The prolific author will read from her new novel, “Carthage,” at the powerHouse Arena on Jan. 22. Comment

Lit legend Joyce Carol Oates launches new novel in Dumbo

Books: The prolific author will read from her new novel, “Carthage,” at the powerHouse Arena on Jan. 22. Comment

Bartoonist goes long

Bartoonist goes long

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator visits the revitalized Long Island Restaurant — now just the Long Island Bar. Comment
Nightlife: Hot events to pass the cold Brooklyn nights. Comment

Bay Ridge Nights is rocking all weekend!

Bay Ridge Nights: Welcome back to Bay Ridge Nights. It is a great week for live music in the ’hood — and we are letting you know where to hear it! Comment

Graphic scenes: Art Spiegelman puts graphic novels on center stage

Theater: It is comics as you have never read them before — live on stage! Comments (1)

Pulling the plug: Guitarist goes off the grid to recharge

Williamsburg: As electric as his playing is, guitarist Ryan Ferreira prefers an unplugged life. Comment

Pulling the plug: Guitarist goes off the grid to recharge

Music: As electric as his playing is, guitarist Ryan Ferreira prefers an unplugged life. Comment

Graphic scenes: Art Spiegelman puts graphic novels on center stage

Fort Greene: It is comics as you have never read them before — live on stage! Comment

Go for a picnic while snow’s still on the ground!

Park Slope: “Competitive Winter Picknicking” will pit teams of cold-weather diners against each other in a battle to create the finest al-frescop feast in Prospect Park. Comment

Grab a blanket and go for a brisk picnic

Dining: “Competitive Winter Picknicking” will pit teams of cold-weather diners against each other in a battle to create the finest alfresco feast in Prospect Park. Comments (1)

What to pack on your winter picnic

Park Slope: Picnic like a champion this winter, with these locally-sourced essentials. Comment

What to pack on your winter picnic

Dining: Picnic like a champion this winter, with these locally-sourced essentials. Comment

Fright night: Former child star debuts storytelling night

Park Slope: Mara Wilson, best known for her childhood roles in “Matilda” and “Mrs. Doubtfire” is back on the stage — but in very different capacity. Comment

Fright night: Former child star debuts storytelling night

Nightlife: Mara Wilson, best known for her childhood roles in “Matilda” and “Mrs. Doubtfire” is back on the stage — but in very different capacity. Comments (4)
Park Slope: New York’s annual celebration of Balkan music and dance turns 30 with a two-day festival at Grand Prospect Hall. Comment
Music: New York’s annual celebration of Balkan music and dance turns 30 with a two-day festival at Grand Prospect Hall. Comments (1)

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