Love world cinema but short on time? Love
to travel, but short on cash? On Nov. 29 and 30, BAMcinematek
will screen short films from around the world, culled from the
prestigious annual Clermont-Ferrand short film fest in France. Comment
College Foundation honored moviemaker Michael Lynne (on the right
in photo at left) at its "Best of Brooklyn" gala at
Manhattan’s Gotham Hall on Oct. 25. Comment
Is a stress-free Thanksgiving an oxymoron?
Not this year, when you can order online an entire holiday dinner
and wine, for six to 12 guests, for $249.95. "Sounds good,"
you say, but you’ve had catered birds and they’re always dry. Comment
When the producers of the new film "Rent"
asked Wilson Jermaine Heredia if he could still play the demanding
part of Angel nearly a decade after originating the role of the
HIV-infected, cross-dressing performer in the Broadway production,
the 34-year-old Williamsburg native offered a sassy reply worthy
of his beloved alter-ego: "Hire me, and I’ll let you know." Comment
This weekend, Dyker Heights will bear witness
to stumbling drunkenness, deceit and other sordid behavior in
Regina Opera’s production of Johann Strauss’ "Die Fledermaus." Comment
Finding handmade, one-of-a-kind holiday
gift ideas just got a little easier thanks to the opening of
The Annex at Smith Street Market in Carroll Gardens last Saturday. Comment