By Brooklyn Reader

May 30, 2014, 2:29 pm


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WHAT: FAB FRIDAY NIGHTS! at Fowler Square—Come out afterwork and enjoy free live music and dancing featuring:Herve Gaspard! There will be line dancing, all courtesy the Fulton Area Business Alliance!FAB_FridayNights_image_72

WHEN: Friday, May 30, beginning at 6:00pm

WHERE: Fowler Square, aka The Putnam Triangle, 22 Putnam Avenue (at Fulton Street), Bklyn



WHAT: Daniel Gwirtzman Dance Company—known for its dynamic and innovative performances— celebrates its 15th Anniversary with the world premiere of The Oracle. Choreographed by Gwirtzman and featuring 14 highly charismatic dancers, The Oracle, an intensely focused, evening-length work, employs intricate partnering to examine relationships and their evolution over time.

WHEN: May 30 – June 1 (Friday, May 30-8:30pm; Saturday, May 31-8:00pm; Sunday, June 1-5:00pm)

WHERE: BAM Fisher, 321 Ashland Place, Bklyn

HOW MUCH: Tickets start at $20. Buy tickets here.Screen_Shot_2014-05-26_at_11.23.19_AM


WHAT: ArtErotica Paris the Season VI Premiere–Every month from May to October, ArteRotica brings its audiences tantalizing live erotic performances, fantastic visionary DJs, shocking events and titillating exhibitions featuring erotic art from emerging and established artists.

WHEN: Saturday, May 31, doors: 9:00pm

WHERE: Free Candy, located at 905 Atlantic Avenue, Bklyn

HOW MUCH: $30. For tickets, go here.Screen-Shot-2014-05-28-at-9.43.05-AM


WHAT: The Brooklyn Art Salon Presents “Artist Talk: Black Cultural Art Movement ’70s” It’s an artist salon. Wine and hors d’oeuvres will be served. Come hear some of today’s greatest contemporary local artists speak about this pivotal time in art history. Artists and speakers include John Pinderhughes, Ademola Olugebefola, Nii Ahene La and Che Baraka

WHEN: Saturday, May 31, 4:00pm – 6:00pm

WHERE: 163 Eastern Parkway, Suite #D4, 4th Floor, (Directly across the street from the Brooklyn Museum), Bklyn

HOW MUCH: Free,  to RSVP, contact Norma Krieger (336) 287-4706Screen Shot 2014-05-30 at 1.13.07 PM


WHAT: Selebrasyon: La Rèn Solèy | U.S. Film Premiere & Live Musical Tribute to Martha Jean-Claude, Toto Bissainthe and Lumane Casimir— The premiere screening of La Rèn Solèy, a film by Frantz Voltaire & Nitze Mathelier and live tribute performance with special guest vocalists Riva Nyri Precil and Melanie J-B Charles accompanied by Buyu Ambroise & the Blues in Red Band.

WHEN: Saturday, May 31, 7:00pm – 10:00pm

WHERE: ShapeShifter Lab, 18 Whitwell Place, Bklyn

HOW MUCH: Tickets are $15 in advance. Click here to purchase tickets or call 347-565-4429Screen Shot 2014-05-30 at 1.25.14 PM

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