metrotech-summer-series

“Summer@MetroTech” — a summer-long cultural and entertainment festival that includes free music, movies, activities and televised sporting events — is returning to Downtown Brooklyn’s MetroTech Commons. This year’s programming will feature several events, including Bastille Day celebrations, broadcasts of premier sporting events, multiple outdoor movie screenings, a literature fair and the return of the BEAT Read More →

lunchtime-concert-series

Features Musical Performances by Brooklyn Students Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams on Wednesday kicked off his 2015 School Lunchtime Concert Series, held in collaboration with the Downtown Brooklyn Partnership and sponsored by Investors Bank. This week’s concert in Willoughby Plaza included performances by students from the guitar club at M.S. 577 Conselyea Preparatory School in Read More →

karen-gala-bam

After Waterfront Dinner, Warm Greetings, FOK (Friends of Karen) Bussed To Mother Ship By Kathryn Cardin and Sam Howe Brooklyn Daily Eagle For the Brooklyn Academy of Music, led by Executive Producer Joseph Melillo, the gala honoring Karen Brooks Hopkins Tuesday night was an “all hands on deck” affair. Every department, from Development and Marketing to Stage Read More →

bouwerie boys morris dancers

Ritual “Morris” dancers descended on the Brooklyn Heights Promenade Thursday evening to celebrate the coming of the spring equinox. Accompanied by musicians playing fiddle, guitar, accordion and other traditional instruments, the Bouwerie Boys Morris Dancers, Ring O’Bells Morris, and Half Moon Sword teams celebrated the season with jingling bells and swirling scarves. Morris dancing is Read More →