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Husband and wife share role of transgender woman in new opera

Fort Greene: Opening minds is a two-person job. Comment

Husband and wife share role of transgender woman in new opera

Theater: Opening minds is a two-person job. Comment

Parton glances: Fans throw Dolly Parton tribute show

Gowanus: And they will always love her. Comment

Parton glances: Fans throw Dolly Parton tribute show

Nightlife: And they will always love her. Comment

Revolution in the Ridge!

Bay Ridge Nights: The British are coming — to Bay Ridge! Comment

Where to GO this week!

Nightlife: The West Indian Day Parade, a karaoke birthday party for Michael Jackson, a live reading by BuzzFeed writers, and more things to do and see in Brooklyn, Aug. 29–Sept. 4. Comment

Bartoonist offers the ugly truth

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator visits Uglyduckling in Cobble Hill, and finds its beer menu wanting in more ways than one. Comment

Roots’ rapper pal promises his musical variety show will change your life

Gowanus: “Old New York Live” will be a throwback to the days when artists and audiences from all walks of life rubbed shoulders, according to creator Dice Raw. Comment

Roots’ rapper pal promises his musical variety show will change your life

Music: “Old New York Live” will be a throwback to the days when artists and audiences from all walks of life rubbed shoulders, according to creator Dice Raw. Comment

Chekhov’s shun! Clinton Hill play has ‘poor door’ for cheap-ticket holders

Clinton Hill: At this immersive production of “Three Sisters,” those who pay 99¢ will have a very different experience from those who pay . Comment

Chekhov’s shun! Clinton Hill play has ‘poor door’ for cheap-ticket holders

Theater: At this immersive production of “Three Sisters,” those who pay 99¢ will have a very different experience from those who pay . Comments (11)

Three-day-long performance combines Emily Dickinson with disco music

Bushwick: Nothing says “19th-century poetry” like disco dancing and outer space. Comment

Three-day-long performance combines Emily Dickinson with disco music

Theater: Nothing says “19th-century poetry” like disco dancing and outer space. Comments (3)

Full house! Crown Heights art installation is inspired by hoarders

Crown Heights: This performance will have it all — literally. Comment

Full house! Crown Heights art installation is inspired by hoarders

Art: This performance will have it all — literally. Comment

Make a racket! Where to watch the U.S. Open in Brooklyn

Event: Have a smashing time at one of these ace screenings. Comment

Make a racket! Where to watch the U.S. Open in Brooklyn

Event: Have a smashing time at one of these ace screenings. Comments (2)

Raise a glass to the Battle of Brooklyn!

Park Slope: A history buff will lead a free, educational pub crawl from Park Slope to Gowanus to commemorate the 238th anniversary of the skirmish. Comment

Raise a glass to the Battle of Brooklyn!

Event: A history buff will lead a free, educational pub crawl from Park Slope to Gowanus to commemorate the 238th anniversary of the skirmish. Comment

Good hair day! Fashion show celebrates black women’s natural locks

Fashion: This Bedford-Stuyvesant resident is tackling stereotypes, one hairstyle at a time. Comment

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