Where are you June 4th? Your niece’s kindergarten graduation? Your brother’s wedding? Cool well cancel those plans right now because Janelle Monáe’s giving a free concert. BRIC Arts Media House just announced the psychedelic soul queen is set to kick off the 36th season of Celebrate Brooklyn at June 4th at 8pm at Prospect Park Bandshell. So get your tuxedo and however many hairpins it takes to get your hair to stay up like hers, because we’ve given you plenty of notice. Your grandma’s 100th birthday party wasn’t going to be that fun anyway.
Well, fuck. I thought I had this series figured out. But episode 3 of High Maintenance just defied almost every convention set up by the series to date. As we’re only three episodes into the season this statement may not bear much weight, but: “Grandpa” is the best and most beautifully complex episode so far. This week’s story introduces us to Gatsby, […]
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If you don’t have the dough to davin, here’s our annual list of places where you can pray freely for free, whether your pleasure is reform, orthodox or some kind of New Age hybrid. This year, heaven’s gates open the evening of September 28 for Rosh Hashanah, and Yom Kippur begins sundown of October 8.