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Thursday, May 25 (See map view)

Drink in hand, actors perform a reading of the cult classic! Keep an eye on the list of buzz words and phrases–when you hear one, a bell rings and everybody drinks! As the evening progresses, the show’s bound to get a little wacky.

8 pm.

A monthly comedic variety show with Joel Kim Booster, Josh Jonson, Sam Zee, and more.

8:30 pm.

Groove along to the sounds of the 1980’s (and some stuff from the 70’s and 90’s, too). DJ Jane Elizabeth spins your favorite New Wave, disco, synthpop, funk, and hip-hop records for a night of boogie.

10 pm.

Friday, May 26 (See map view)

The exhibit explores pilotless aircraft and the history of drone technology, from its modern-day origins in World War I and its military development to its current applications in solving complex humanitarian and commercial challenges. Visitors will be able to fly actual drones and watch the first-person viewpoint of a drone racing; get up close and personal with Volantis, the world’s first “flying dress,” designed by global superstar Lady Gaga, in collaboration with TechHaus; also on display is a prototype of an Amazon cargo vehicle designed for home delivery of online shopping orders; explore the use of drones in police and fire departments; see how drone technology creates new perspectives for photographers, artists, filmmakers and stage productions; explore the implications of pilotless aircraft on industries including infrastructure, agriculture and meteorology; learn about its contributions to conservation and humanitarian efforts; and consider what the future holds – from the possibility of personal flying cars to space exploration.

10 am to 5 pm.

Get your hands dirty at kids’ discovery stations throughout the Garden. Investigate and classify plants, touch a carnivorous plant and learn how it eats, or go on a monarch and milkweed exploration in the meadow! This is a drop-in program for schools and families with children of all ages. All programs are outdoors and canceled in inclement weather; for cancellation updates, visit this page.

10:15 am to 12:15 am.

The Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre presents three classic tales from Hans Christian Andersen "The Princess and the Pea," “The Emperor’s New Clothes” and “The Ugly Duckling.” For children ages 3 to 9.

10:30 am and 2 pm.

Artist Jeremy Deller used the traditional life-model drawing class to stage a performative event with musician and personality Iggy Pop as model and subject. Come see the results!

11 am–6 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.

1:30 pm.

visitors of all ages are invited to design and build with an array of blocks including Magna-Tiles, Imagination Playground, Kapla Planks, and more. Block play supports critical social and cognitive skills in early childhood- everything from team building, creative thinking and problem solving to spatial reasoning and pre-engineering concepts. Different scales of blocks enable hands of all sizes to build and be challenged.

2 pm to 5:30 pm.

Four Chez Bushwick choreographers in residence present their latest work.

7:30 pm.

The country’s largest showcase of African dance celebrates the 40th anniversary this year under the theme of "The Healing Light of Rhythm: Tradition and Beyond."

7:30 pm.

Comedy trio Postmen bring their weekly their frenzied, physical, hyper-absurdist sketch and improv show to Bushwick.

7:30 pm.

Academy Award winner Diane Wiest stars in Samuel Beckett’s "Happy Days," a modern drama about buoyant resourcefulness and unassuming grace in the face of inevitable oblivion.

7:30 pm.

Part professorial, part crazed comedian, Proops performs an evening of comedy based on his talent and passions.

8 pm.

See vintage 16mm short films of such greats as Billie Holiday, Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Cab Calloway, Bessie Smith, and so many more jazz artists from the early 19th Century.

8 pm.

A play about the evolution of the black woman’s hair, as six sistahs share how their hair has defined them.

8 pm.

The Royal Osiris Karaoke Ensemble performs the fifth part installment of "The Art of Luv" with “Swipe Right/ROKE Cupid,” an elaborate courtship ritual inside a kaleidoscopic video tent. The ritual is accompanied by live music and text taken from online dating profiles, internet scams, how-to dating guides, and the works of ecstatic poets.

8 pm.

A night of spectacular striptease as the ladies and gents of Wasabassco create their own super hero and villain identities. Watch as we pit this original cast of masked adventurers against the never-before-seen evildoers that menace them.

8 pm.

Saturday, May 27 (See map view)

Children make inspired artwork. Learn about Kehinde Wiley, Titus Kaphar, Alma thomas and Ebony Patterson.

10 am to noon.

The exhibit explores pilotless aircraft and the history of drone technology, from its modern-day origins in World War I and its military development to its current applications in solving complex humanitarian and commercial challenges. Visitors will be able to fly actual drones and watch the first-person viewpoint of a drone racing; get up close and personal with Volantis, the world’s first “flying dress,” designed by global superstar Lady Gaga, in collaboration with TechHaus; also on display is a prototype of an Amazon cargo vehicle designed for home delivery of online shopping orders; explore the use of drones in police and fire departments; see how drone technology creates new perspectives for photographers, artists, filmmakers and stage productions; explore the implications of pilotless aircraft on industries including infrastructure, agriculture and meteorology; learn about its contributions to conservation and humanitarian efforts; and consider what the future holds – from the possibility of personal flying cars to space exploration.

10 am to 6 pm.

The Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre presents three classic tales from Hans Christian Andersen "The Princess and the Pea," “The Emperor’s New Clothes” and “The Ugly Duckling.” For children ages 3 to 9.

10:30 am and 2 pm.

Join our expert Museum Educators on a dramatic journey through the building of New York’s subway system, the evolution of the City’s surface transportation, and our priceless collection of vintage subway and elevated cars dating back to 1904.

Noon to 1 pm.

Experiment, learn, and play together in the Discovery Garden. Hands-on stations throughout the garden’s meadow, woodland, and marsh habitats and in the vegetable garden encourage families to explore nature together. Create a nature-based craft, artwork, or invention with Discovery Garden docents. This is a drop-in program for families with children of all ages. All programs are outdoors and canceled in inclement weather. Check this webpage for updates. (no programs on 5/27 and 5/28)

1 pm to 3 pm.

The Brooklyn Waterfront Arts Coalition presents its spring show, featuring the work of almost 300 artists.

1–6 pm.

Get to know Brooklyn Bridge Park and visit the giant aquarium filled with East River critters, a 10’ scale model of Brooklyn Bridge Park, the reading corner, and so much more.

1 pm to 5 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.

1:30 pm.

Families build, explore and create together in this free, drop-in workshop. Recommended for ages 5 and older.

1:30 pm to 3 pm and 6 pm to 7:30 pm.

The country’s largest showcase of African dance celebrates the 40th anniversary this year under the theme of "The Healing Light of Rhythm: Tradition and Beyond."

2 pm and 7 pm.

Join Prospect Park Alliance to learn how wool was used on a Flatbush farm. You can brush the wool with carding paddles, spin yarn using a drop spindle and even make a felt ball to take home with you.

2 pm to 4 pm.

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