The Big Sur Brooklyn Bridge presents a week’s worth of music, cinema, and poetry!
Just announced!!! Due to a hand injury, Van Dyke Parks will be unable to perform in the Henry Miller Library benefit concert this Sunday May 19th at the Music Hall of Williamsburg. In fine show business form, Philip Glass says “the show must go on” and has gathered the following friends to show their support for the Library. We all wish Mr Parks a speedy recovery.
Mon. May 13- Sun May 19 – “Home Base” pop-up bookstore at City Reliquary, 370 Metropolitan Ave., Brooklyn, NY. Every Day Noon – 6PM.
Mon. May 13 – Opening Night Party / Ping Pong Poetry Reading at City Reliquary w/ special guests Philip DeGruy and Tom Youd.
Tues. May 14 – Big Sur Brooklyn Bridge Staff Party at City Reliquary with Philip DeGruy, Tim Youd, Al Rose & Steve Doyle…plus stories from Cowbird.
Wed. May 15 – Always Merry & Bright: Celebrating the Inspiration of Henry Miller with music by Peter Stampfel (Holy Modal Rounders), Bushwick Gospel Singers, and Al Rose at Spike Hill.
Thurs. May 16 – Miller: Libertine, Communard: An evening of talks at Spoonbill Books.
Fri. May 17th - An Evening of Short Film with the Big Sur International Short Film Screening Series and the Brooklyn Short Film Festival at Videology.
Sat. May 18- Upright Citizens Brigade present “Tropic of Laughter” at Knitting Factory.
Sun May 19 – Philip Glass & Friends at Williamsburg Music Hall in a benefit for the Henry Miller Memorial Library.