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A marionette version of the fairy tale, with folk songs from Humperdinck’s opera. Suitable for children 3 years and older. Reservations suggested. 12:30 pm and 2:30 pm.
This version based on the Brothers Grimm fairytale is adapted into a gentler version and tells the story of two beloved children lost in the wood after a bird eats their breadcrumb trail, and their adventure with Rosina Sweet-tooth, a silly witch who wants to turn them into Gingerbread, only to end up as a cookie herself. Folk songs from Humperdinck’s opera accompany the production. Suitable for children 3 years and older. Reservations suggested. 12:30 pm and 2:30 pm.
Presented by the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre, this holiday show celebrates the holiday season with song, dance and puppetry. See what happens when Baby Bear invites Santa to star in Mama and Papa’s annual show. Interactive participation too! Reservations are strongly advised. Closed on Nov. 24 and Dec. 24 through 25. Special times for Nov. 25, Dec. 26, 27, 28, 29, and 30. 1 pm.
Each participant will leave this workshop with two bottles of their own bespoke perfume. Bring a notebook. 1 pm.
A series of clues will lead you around Park Slope, performing physical and mental challenges along the way. 1:30 pm.
A Russian-language holiday performance, with musicians and actress Yelena Stroganova. 1:30 pm.
Gelsey Kirkland Ballet’s “The Nutcracker” may be the borough’s most traditional take on the classic ballet. The diverse company features dancers from all over the world, and its production takes place on a romantic set inspired by a baroque theater. 2 pm and 7:30 pm.
Gallery Players presents the critically acclaimed and timely riveting courtroom drama that investigates both the essence of our military and the Marine code of honor; as impactful today as the day it was written. 2 pm and 8 pm.
Fun-filled family musical centers on a Christmas tree named Douglas Fir. Douglas enthusiastically 2 pm and 8 pm.
Fun-filled family musical follows a Christmas tree named Douglas Fir, who finds a new purpose after being thrown in the trash. 2 pm and 8 pm.
An exhilarating New York City tradition, BAM and Mark Morris Dance Group once again present the holiday classic The Hard Nut—a cheeky yet reverent homage to The Nutcracker. For this updated classic fairytale, Morris sets the action in the swinging 70s, complete with go-go boots, G.I. Joe soldiers, a dancing Barbie doll, and inspired gender-bending casting. The Hard Nut takes its title from the story-within-a-story from Hoffman’s The Nutcracker and the Mouse King, wherein an evil Rat Queen promises to restore the Princess Pirlipat’s beauty if a young man can crack the “hard nut” with his teeth. 2 pm and 7:30 pm.
Gallery Players presents the courtroom drama about the essence of the military and the Marine code of honor. 2 pm and 8 pm.
BAM and Mark Morris Dance Group present a cheeky yet reverent homage to "The Nutcracker." Set in the swinging ’70s, an evil Rat Queen promises to restore the Princess Pirlipat’s beauty if a young man can crack the “hard nut” with his teeth. 2 pm and 7:30 pm.
Drop by our Computer Lab to take control of a NYC Subway car and operate it over virtual miles of track, using some incredibly realistic software! Space is limited, recommended for children 10 years and older. 3:30 pm o 4:30 pm.
Each night in December, a volunteer cooks a meal for 15–20 people, and provides an artistic element for the night. Everyone is welcome. 7–9 pm.
British theater troupe Cheek by Jowl returns to BAM with Shakespeare’s tale of jealousy, madness, and magical transformation. 7:30 pm.
Brooklyn College Opera Theatre presents Mozart’s masterpiece. 7:30 pm.
The William Shakespear play performed by Cheek by Jowl, was originally conceived to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the Bard’s death. With actors in casual modern dress and the intelligent use of simple sets, director Declan Donnellan, who won a Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement at the Venice Biennale this summer, renders the time- and location-shifting storyline fluidly and clearly. 7:30 pm.
A sexy take on the classical ballet, featuring opera, circus, vaudeville, burlesque and naughty fun. 8 pm.
LoftOpera uses immersive video elements to explore the magic and horror of Shakespeare’s tragedy, inside the soon-to-open Mast Chocolate Factory. 8 pm.
Performed in a chocolate factory, LoftOpera’s version of the Shakespeare staple utilizes immersive video elements to explore the magic, horror, and complicated psychologies found in the dark tale. With a 33-piece orchestra. 8 pm.
With sound artists Id M Theft Able and Lea Bertucci and trombonist Chris McIntyre. 8 pm.
A rootin’-tootin’ weekly standup show in Williamsburg. Hosted by Camille Theobald, Camille Harris, and Mo Fathelbab. 9 pm.
A live comedy show with stand-ups performing while they are drawn live by some of the best illustrators around! With comedy by Yamaneika Saunders, Mary Houlihan, Django Gold, Ayanna Dookie & more! Animation by Bryan Brinkman. 10 pm.
The Rockettes are kicking up their heals for another fabulous season of ho, ho, ho. This holiday tradition begins when the curtain rises, the music swells, and the dancers kick their way onto the stage. Enjoyable for every age. various times.
To represent the abundant birdlife and environment of the Brooklyn Bridge Park, Hilary Lorenz has arranged the richly colored and textured prints along the hallway in groups of aquatic birds including Canada geese, mallard ducks, wood ducks, mergansers, seagulls, and more. 8 am–11 pm.
5th Annual Holiday Train Show is an iconic holiday image of a model train, whirring by as it circles the base of a brightly-lit tree, evoking feelings of warmth and wonder in children and adults alike. To the delight of all, Lionel trains will journey along a 34’ long, two-level, “O”gauge model train layout, departing from a miniature replica of Grand Central Terminal on their way to the North Pole. This year’s exhibit showcases Lionel’s Grand Central Express, Metro-North, Pennsylvania Flyer, Polar Express, and vintage subway train sets against a backdrop designed for the Museum’s 40th anniversary. 10 am to 6 pm.
The Etsy team is hosting its first week long shopping event, offering greeting cards, art, beauty products, clothing, sweets; and so much more. 10 am to 7:30 pm.