The Best New Brooklyn Boutiques

The Best New Brooklyn Boutiques

The 10 new spots where you'll want to spend all your money.

Art

Selves and Reciprocals: Maria Lassnig

Selves and Reciprocals: Maria Lassnig

The Austrian painter’s splendid retrospective at PS1 wrangles depths of meaning from the expression ‘body of work.’

Books

The Long-Overdue Reinvention of the Brooklyn Parent Has Arrived: <i>Lena Finkle’s Magic Barrel</i>

The Long-Overdue Reinvention of the Brooklyn Parent Has Arrived: Lena Finkle’s Magic Barrel

Anya Ulinich saves the Brooklyn Parent from its superficial prison.

Film

"Why the Fuck Didn’t You Laugh, Then?"

"Why the Fuck Didn’t You Laugh, Then?"

An interview with Drew Tobia, the 28-year-old Brooklyn-based writer director of See You Next Tuesday.


Going On Today...

Wicked

A musical based on Gregory Maguire’s novel, Wicked takes place in the Land of Oz as seen through the eyes of the Wicked Witch of the West. $50 - $110

Gershwin Theater, 222 W 51st St., between Broadway and Eighth Ave, Midtown East


Music

Viking Processionals and Stark Minimalism

Viking Processionals and Stark Minimalism

On the Darker Side of Scandinavian Pop

Who decided the summer needs to be dominated by relentlessly upbeat music?

It’s Been a Very Bad Year: Morrissey

World Peace is none of your business.

Jul 16, 2014


Film

"Why the Fuck Didn’t You Laugh, Then?"

"Why the Fuck Didn’t You Laugh, Then?"

An interview with Drew Tobia, the 28-year-old Brooklyn-based writer director of See You Next Tuesday.

The Phantom Heart: Jealousy

Philippe Garrel's latest is another coolly drawn entry in his scarifyingly intimate oeuvre.

Cult Head: Frank

Michael Fassbender is a rock-and-roll genius with a gigantic papier-mâché head, in this oddly, affecting, vaguely true story.

My Hustler: Abuse of Weakness

Catherine Breillat's autobiographical latest is a disturbing portrait of soul-sucking codependence.


Food & Drink

Darkness Be Gone: Brooklyn Proper

Darkness Be Gone: Brooklyn Proper

The perfect place to wait out the apocalypse.

Fresh Fish on Franklin: Pacifico’s Fine Foods

You’ll be tempted here to order many courses, and you should.

Now We Sip Beer When We Thirsty: Hops Hill

This Clinton Hill craft beer bar is a low-key neighborhood spot.

Jul 30, 2014

High-End Home Cooking (And Lots of It): Delaware and Hudson

For a full-on feast priced under 50 bucks, you’re not going to do better than Delaware and Hudson.

Jul 16, 2014

Columns

Am I Terrible At Sex?

Sex With the Natural Redhead

Am I Terrible At Sex?

Maybe you were never very good at sex?

Ask A Cabbie

Are You Traveling Anywhere This Summer?

I definitely want to get out of the city.

Reviews

Album

Spoon: The Goldilocks of Bands

Is Spoon the greatest band of its era?

Theater

The Battle of the Sexes: Fixed: Donkey Punch

Can a woman have sex without strings?

Art

Selves and Reciprocals: Maria Lassnig

The Austrian painter’s splendid retrospective at PS1 wrangles depths of meaning from the expression ‘body of work.’

Bar

Darkness Be Gone: Brooklyn Proper

The perfect place to wait out the apocalypse.

Books

The Long-Overdue Reinvention of the Brooklyn Parent Has Arrived: Lena Finkle’s Magic Barrel

Anya Ulinich saves the Brooklyn Parent from its superficial prison.

Film

Holiday in the Sun: The Trip to Italy

Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon eat and bicker their way through Italy in this comedy sequel. Celebrity impressions ensue.

Restaurant

Fresh Fish on Franklin: Pacifico’s Fine Foods

You’ll be tempted here to order many courses, and you should.

Photos From The L's Craft Beer Tasting at The Mostly Mozart Festival

Friday was a night to remember at Lincoln Center's Mostly Mozart Festival at Avery Fisher Hall.

The Measure cont'd

"Nobody in Hong Kong Had Dared to Touch It”: An Interview with Patrick Lung Kong

The groundbreaking Hong Kong director and producer, whose films courted controversy by confronting social issues head-on, has his first US retrospective at the Museum of the Moving Image, starting this weekend.

4 Art Exhibits You Need to See

Shows to view and roam through en plein air throughout this fairly fair-weathered August.

The Best Old Movies on a Big Screen This Week

Lions, Tigers, Bears, East German Westerns!

Aug 13, 2014

Stories from Around the Web

Classified Directory

CLASSIFIED DIRECTORY Prospect Heights, Brooklyn

Sugarcane

A jazzy steel bar and a cool decor complement each other well at Sugarcane. Voted Best Caribbean restaurant in New York, we are stylishly Caribbean without the "island" cliche. Join us as we celebrate the cuisine of Trinidad and Tobago with its fascinating blend of West African, East Indian, Chinese and Middle Eastern influences. Our upscale panCaribbean delicacies are as pleasing to the eye, as they are to the palate. Drink specials from Tues - Thurs include delectable tropical cocktails, infused rum shots and exotic martinis.

CLASSIFIED DIRECTORY Chinatown, Manhattan

DCTV

Independent Media Arts Center 87 Lafayette St NYC www.dctvny.org Founded in 1972, DCTV provides affordable and accessible resources to NYC’s indie filmmaking community, including: hands-on workshops, production equipment rentals, space rentals, post-production facilities, a signature screening & event series, and more. Anyone can become a part of this diverse and inclusive community to get their project made, from start to finish, all under one roof.

CLASSIFIED DIRECTORY Fort Greene, Brooklyn

No. 7

The casual rustic dining room, contemporary American menu and dimly lit marble bar combine to make No. 7 in Fort Greene a destination for dinner, a late night snack or a lingering cocktail.

CLASSIFIED DIRECTORY Fort Greene, Brooklyn

Mullane's Bar and Grill

2 block walk from BAM, Mullanes, an Irish House, serves your all-time favorites. Full bar and relaxed atmosphere perfect for your "pre" or "post" show gathering. 10% discount for BAM members. Food until: Su-Th 1am, Fri/Sat: 2am.

CLASSIFIED DIRECTORY Fort Greene, Brooklyn

Scopello

Scopello, named after a small village in Sicily, is a place you can immerse yourself in a spectacular natural setting, ancient history and delicious wholesome foods. Our menu features the freshest produce, fish and meats, homemade pastas and bread, with ingredients imported from Italy.

NIGHTLIFE Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Iona

Irish/Scottish Bar in a 50`s Candy Store. 22 Beers on Tap, 30 Bottled Beers, Large Selection of Whiskey, Bourbon, Tequila, Wines & Liqueurs. Wonderful Beer Garden with Ping Pong Table & BBQ (See Website for Reservations & Menus ). Great Happy Hour Specials. Showing all Soccer. DUB Pies & Paninis served till late. Open M-F 1pm-4am , Sat/Sun 12-4am (earlier for Soccer)

CLASSIFIED DIRECTORY Prospect Heights, Brooklyn

Furry Pawz & Clawz Pet Salon

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