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Monday, June 10, 2002

THE HEAT IS ON

Tuk Tuk serves up the right Thai spices

"How much curry can a girl eat?" I asked my husband when he suggested Thai food for the third time in a week. I adore Thai food. The smell of lemongrass and chilies makes me swoon. But how many times can you eat it? Comment.

IT’S A SMALL, SMALL WORLD

On the sixth floor of the Con Edison building at 30 Flatbush Ave. at Fulton Street, there is a unique installation that could easily go unnoticed. Comment.

THE ORIGINAL

When "The Return of the Secaucus Seven" came out in 1980, its huge splash was due to far more than its genuine merit. Comment.

FIGARO, FIGARO!

For a perfect night out, head to Prospect Park for the Metropolitan Opera’s annual Brooklyn stop during its 36th season of "Met Opera in the Parks." Comment.

ROYAL MEETING

For six decades, director Ingmar Bergman has been at the forefront of film and theater; since 1988, the Brooklyn Academy of Music has been the only American venue for many of his acclaimed theatrical productions. Comment.

THAT’S A WRAP

CANNES, France - Brooklyn made its presence known in the South of France for nearly two weeks in May along the Croisette - that beachfront boulevard that has been home to the Cannes Film Festival for 55 years. From the official competition to two of the most prominent sidebars, as well as special screenings, there were a number of mini-reunions taking place throughout the 12 days of the festival. Comment.

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