Coming Up: BRIC JazzFest, Andrew Bird & Esperanza Spalding, and #BrooklynPoetrySlam







Coming Up: BRIC JazzFest, Andrew Bird & Esperanza Spalding, and #BrooklynPoetrySlam


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How Brooklyn Does Culture

Brooklyn is teeming with creativity, arts, and culture, and BRIC is proud to serve as an outpost of the borough's talents:

Your Ticket to World-Class Jazz

OCT 19-21, 2017

Stay ahead of the curve and buy your tickets today for the 2017 BRIC JazzFest Marathon, featuring Maceo Parker, The Sun Ra Arkestra, Vijay Iyer and more!

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Check Out the Festival Scene

Prospect Park Bandshell

FREE

This week #AtTheBandshell: violin-wielding Andrew Bird with multi-talented Esperanza Spalding (7/28), plus dancehall legend Admiral T alongside Haiti’s Tabou Combo (7/29).

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Get Your "Ohm" On

FRI, JUL 28 | 1-2PM | FREE

Only two more chances to join us for free Lunchtime Yoga with Bend + Bloom! This Friday will feature instructor Karen Shelley and a musical accompaniment by world percussionist Adam Maalouf.

RSVP >>

Sights & Sounds

For Your Senses

THRU AUG 13 | FREE

Don’t miss this collaborative art installation of animation and sound by artists Karen Ostrom and Thessia Machado, inspired by the traditional lace-making techniques of Bahia, Brazil.

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Unleash Your

Inner Vocalist

SAT, JUL 29 | 11AM | FREE

This Saturday is your last chance to join a free vocal and movement workshop from BRIC Artists-in-Residence, The Commons Choir.

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Edit Like a BOSS!

WED, AUG 2 | 2-8PM | FREE

Our new monthly video editing series gives you a whole six hours of completely free, instructor-led editing time at the New Lots Library in East New York.

REGISTER >>

And Justice For All

Watch the recent Brooklyn District Attorney Candidates' Forum that took place on July 20, and hear about each candidate's platform. 

WATCH NOW >>

Follow The

Road to Victory

TUE, AUG 1 | 7PM | FREE

Send the Brooklyn Poetry Slam team off to the national competition in style! Mahogany L. Browne and DJ Jive Poetic host a night of wise and inspiring words.

RSVP >>

Art & Ice Cream

WED, AUG 2 | 7-9PM | FREE

Celebrate the summer with BRIC's contemporary art program! Artists-in-residence open up their studios at BRIC House and 505 State Street, plus other activities, and refreshing treats at our Summer Art Social.

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Enjoy The View

THRU AUG 6 | FREE

Large-scale paintings of NYC’s iconic bridges, portrait drawings, and animated videos are included in this solo exhibition of work by Sam Messer, now in its final weeks.

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FROM OUR FRIENDS

Get 25% off Tickets for The Road Movie & Dina!

AUG 1 & 3

Join Rooftop Films for outdoor sneak preview screenings of critically acclaimed documentaries The Road Movie (AUG 1, 7PM) and Dina (AUG 3, 8PM). Use CELEBRATEBROOKLYN for discounted tix!

THE ROAD MOVIE >>
DINA >>


PHOTO CREDITS: 1) Philip Ducap,  2) David Andrako, 3) Abigail B. Clark, 4) Jason Wyche, 5) David Andrako, 6) Florante Valdez, 7) Courtesy Sorbabes, 8) Jason Wyche, 9) Jason Wyche, 10) Courtesy BRIC TV