Thursday, July 18, 2013

The 8 Best Theaters in Brooklyn

Posted By on Thu, Jul 18, 2013 at 9:45 AM

Page 5 of 10

Irondale Center Brooklyn theater
This theater space in an old church building deeper into Fort Greene than BAM often hosts some great companies or at least interesting-sounding shows. It's a large, mutable space that attracts a lot of different groups to do a lot of different things: maybe set it up like traditional theater space, or maybe bleacher-style in the round, or maybe the balcony is transformed into an interactive wonderland where actors are giving away free pieces of cinnamon toast. Since the Brooklyn Lyceum in Gowanus stopped being used as a theater, this is probably the most interesting space in Brooklyn available to theatermakers. [photo]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

More by Henry Stewart

  • The Best Old Movies on a Big Screen This Week

    A bumper Labor Day weekend, starring prepubscent Dean Stockwell, dead-and-hating-it Klaus Kinski, and Lauren Bacall.
    • Aug 27, 2014
  • The Best Old Movies on a Big Screen This Week

    Noirs classic and neo, melodrama, vampires, Buñuel, and Diane Keaton in the best outfits in the history of cinema.
    • Jul 30, 2014
  • More »


Showing 1-1 of 1

Add a comment

Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-1 of 1

Add a comment

About The Author

Henry Stewart

Henry Stewart

Henry Stewart is the Culture Editor at The L Magazine and Brooklyn Magazine. He has always lived in Brooklyn.

© 2014 The L Magazine
Website powered by Foundation