"Expect the unexpected," says Joseph Melillo, executive
producer of the Brooklyn Academy of Music, talking about the
2001 Next Wave Festival, BAM’s 19th annual performing arts event,
featuring 14 theater, dance and music programs from around the
"I represent the red dirt and water/The blood in the
veins of the Mother Land," begins "Red Dirt and Water,"
the opening track of "Flight of the Emu," Australian
rocker Debbie Morrow’s debut album. Comments (1)
When "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying"
opened on Broadway in 1961, we may have been fighting the Cold
War, but President Kennedy had not yet been assassinated, terrorists
bent on taking over the world were found mostly in comic books,
and a woman’s place was still by her man, whether it was in the
office or in the home. Comment
Documentary filmmaker Ric Burns, of "The Civil War"
series fame, unveils the last two installments of his ambitious
documentary about New York City this weekend. Comment
The Fourth Annual
Park Slope Old-time Bluegrass Jamboree will be held Sept. 28
and 29 at the century-old Ethical Culture Meeting House in Park
Slope. The jamboree kicks off The Good Coffeehouse’s fall music