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Battle of the Boroughs: The Bronx | Vote

Monday, May 03, 2010

Vote for your favorite Bronx band before Sunday, May 9 at 11:59 pm EST. The finalist will be announed Monday, May 10 at 4pm EST and will compete in the Ultimate Battle of the Boroughs.

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Battle of the Boroughs: Finalist from the Manhattan Throwdown

Monday, April 12, 2010

Congratulations to Dujeous--your choice to represent Manhattan in the Battle of the Boroughs' Ultimate Battle at The Greene Space on June 18 at 7 pm.

Purchase tickets for the Ultimate Battle of the Boroughs now »

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Battle of the Boroughs: Manhattan | Vote

Monday, April 05, 2010

Vote for your favorite Manhattan band before Friday, April 9 at 11:59 pm EST. The finalist from Manhattan will be announed Monday, April 12 at 4pm EST and will compete in the Ultimate Battle of the Boroughs.

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Battle of the Boroughs: Finalist from the Brooklyn Throwdown

Monday, March 15, 2010

Congratulations to My Cousin, The Emperor - your choice to represent Brooklyn in the Battle of the Boroughs' Ultimate Battle at The Greene Space on June 18.

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Battle of the Boroughs: Brooklyn | Vote

Saturday, March 06, 2010

Due to technical difficulties, voting has been extended until Friday, March 12 at 11:59 pm EST. The selected Brooklyn Representative to battle it out in the ultimate-all-borough-battle will be announced on Monday, March 15 at 4 pm.

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Scary Good Tales With Mike Daisey

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Spend Halloween night in The Greene Space with monologue maven Mike Daisey. He'll debut a brand new piece that's aptly dark and hilarious for the holiday.

For more information and to buy tickets before they disappear like ghosts, please click here.

 

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Room with a View: Fall of the Berlin Wall

Thursday, October 22, 2009

On October 27, the Greene Space hosts "Room with a View: Fall of the Berlin Wall," a conversation marking the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall and the end of Soviet control in Central Europe. Experts active during the events of '89 ...

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Leonard Lopate with Peter Hoffman

Friday, October 16, 2009

Peter Hoffman on scape, a tasty often overlooked green.

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Digesting Politics: Capitol Punishment

Friday, October 16, 2009

The Digesting Politics podcast goes live as WNYC reporters Andrea Bernstein and Elaine Rivera talk with Brian Lehrer about the mess in Albany and other local politics over breakfast.

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Public Advocate Primary Election Debate

Friday, October 16, 2009

The four major candidates for public advocate debated in The Jerome L. Greene Performance Space.

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Brian Lehrer Discusses the Impact of the Economic Crisis

Friday, October 16, 2009

Brian Lehrer hosted a community summit to explore the impact of the economic crisis on Central Brooklyn. A conversation with WNYC reporters Andrea Bernstein and Bob Hennelly gaveway to a discussion of small business in Brooklyn with WBGO radio host Doug Doyle and numerous special guests.

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Comptroller Primary Election Debate

Friday, October 16, 2009

In their last debate before Tuesday’s run-off election, the two remaining candidates for the Democratic nomination for City Comptroller faced off. Councilmen David Yassky and John Liu were cordial, but they clashed sharply on issues from term limits to each other’s integrity.

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Roseanne Cash Debuts The List

Friday, October 16, 2009

Singer/songwriter Rosanne Cash gave a world premiere performance of songs from her new CD The List, a collection of songs from a list given to her by her father, the great Johnny Cash.

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Michael Moore celebrates Brian Lehrer's 20th Anniversary Show

Friday, October 16, 2009

The Brian Lehrer Show celebrated two decades on the air. On the 20th anniversary, live from The Jerome L. Greene Performance Space, documentary filmmaker Michael Moore spoke about his latest target: capitalism. His latest documentary is Capitalism: A Love Story.

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First Fridays in The Greene Space with DBR & The Mission

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

We bring you DBR & The Mission, a string-driven ensemble that seamlessly blends funk, rock, hop-hop and classical music into a new, personal sonic vision, and serve as classical-urban...

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First Fridays in The Greene Space September 4th

Monday, September 21, 2009

Helping us kick off a new season of First Friday parties in The Greene Space is Leighann Lord, a New York City native who's performed comedy worldwide. Her stand-up style is not urban...

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First Fridays at The Greene Space June 5th

Monday, September 21, 2009

Amel Larrieux, Grammy award nominated veteran of the R&B circuit, performs for First Fridays at The Greene Space. This singer/songwriter draws on a wealth of influences from jazz, hip...

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First Fridays in The Greene Space May 1st

Monday, September 21, 2009

Richard Hake, local anchor of The Takeaway with John Hockenberry and Adaora Udoji, and Patrik Henry Bass, Essence magazine Senior Editor and The Takeaway contributor, will emcee, whil...

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Dollars and Sense in Central Brooklyn

Monday, August 03, 2009

The Brian Lehrer Show hosted a panel of community guests to speak on less-apparent indicators of the affected economy in central Brooklyn. Neighborhood leaders and members from Crown Heights and Bedford-Stuyvesant joined us to discuss the implications of the change. Issues surrounding motherhood, fatherhood, seniors, and education, among other topics were examined.

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WNYC Transition Project: An Aural History

Monday, July 13, 2009

The Transition Project tracks the introspective thoughts of WNYC staff on the pivotal move from New York Public Radio's long-time home at the historic Municipal Building to the newly renovated and eco-modern offices at 160 Varick Street. Compiling extensive interview clips with ambient sounds, the Transition Project reveals the experiences, musings, anecdotes, and first impressions of the WNYC staff.

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