Sign up for daily news emails!

GO Brooklyn archive

GO Brooklyn: The Brooklyn Paper#8217;s essential guide to the Borough of Kings

Friday, Feb. 27, 2015

Bartoonist sings us a song of a piano bar

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator visits the Manhattan Inn in Greenpoint. Comments (1).

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: See the NYC Porn Festival, read Doctor Dread’s memoirs, learn the dirty secrets of the Gowanus Canal, and other great things to do in Brooklyn, Feb. 27–March 5. Comments (1).

Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015

Wendell Pierce stars in Fort Greene play about gentrification

Theater: The stars are out! Comments (1).

Cash only! Annual Johnny Cash celebration adds kids’ show

Music: The Johnny Cash Birthday Bash is turning 10 — and now 10-year-olds can actually attend. Comments (1).

Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015

Opera reconstructs 17-ton ancient Chinese temple inside BAM

Theater: Talk about a weighty performance! Comment.

Sketch comedy! Cartoonists and comedians team up for Gowanus comedy night

Nightlife: We are calling it a draw. Comment.

Cold school! Fort Greene play is set in chilly New England winter

Theater: Think New York is cold right now? Comment.

Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015

Chefs will crank out all-you-can-eat sausages in Bushwick

Dining: It is a sausage fest — literally. Comment.

Forward-thinking Brooklynites gather to discuss the future

Event: Next Monday night, they’re sending you back to the future. Comment.

Monday, Feb. 23, 2015

Artist creates map of Brooklyn out of litter

Art: But she is not trying to trash the borough. Comments (3).

Dead-ford Avenue! Murder mystery author sets new book in Williamsburg

Books: Mystery is afoot in Williamsburg. Comment.

Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks of new lit. Comment.

Friday, Feb. 20, 2015

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: The Lunar New Year parade, trivia with Pat Kiernan, Dr. Dre’s birthday, and other great things to do and see in Brooklyn, Feb. 20–26. Comment.

Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015

Troupe will perform Shakespeare in historic Park Slope townhouse

Theater: Talk about a playhouse! Comment.

Boerum Hill war vet finds critical acclaim with short story collection

Books: Not all war stories take place on the battlefield. Comment.

Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015

Playing hard ball! Sex Toy Bingo puts stimulating spin on old game

Nightlife: This isn’t your grandmother’s bingo. We sure hope not, anyway. Comments (4).

Brooklyn Museum celebrates artist Kehinde Wiley

Art: He is a modern late Renaissance man. Comment.

Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015

Theater troupe will perform boxing-themed plays inside Gleason’s Gym

Theater: These actors aren’t just looking to break a leg — they might bust a few lips, too. Comment.

Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015

Arena smackdown! Barclays Center vs. Madison Square Garden

Event: Which borough boasts the best arena? We break it down. Comments (1).

Things to do around Barclays Center

The hot spots to hit before and after games. Comments (3).