Participants at the Kaleidoscope VR Film Festival stop in Portland wore special headsets to experience virtual reality films. Photo by Kristal Passy

Roughly two dozen virtual reality films will be unveiled in DUMBO on Oct. 6 from 8 to 11 p.m. at the Kaleidoscope VR Film Festival. Virtual reality (VR) films go beyond 3D technology to immerse participants – who wear a special headset – into a simulated physical environment. Viewers feel as if they are moving Read More →

Photo by Sioux Nesi

Brooklyn’s eclectic, creative style has made the New York City borough a global fashion mecca recognized worldwide as the epitome of present-day “cool.”  “BROOKLYN STREET STYLE: The No-Rules Guide to Fashion” explores what has made the borough a fashion trendsetter and presents style advice from some of Brooklyn’s most well-known tastemakers. Among these notable women Read More →


Renowned Performing Arts Organization Activates Former Tobacco Warehouse With Innovative Productions, World-Class Artists St. Ann’s Warehouse — which for 36 years has enlivened New Yorkers with new works by the world’s most vital music- and theater-makers — is about to open its first permanent home, a 25,000-square-foot theater at the breathtaking site of the Tobacco Read More →