ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT: Starting this Friday, Ridge Chorale will present a two-weekend engagement of a little-known musical called Les Misérables. And when I say “little-known,” of course I mean “incredibly famous and extremely popular.”
ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT: Next Friday, July 12, the Narrows Botanical Garden kicks off their Friday night outdoor movie series with Mr. Popper’s Penguins, a 2011 family film starring Jum Carrey. The movies are shown on the Great Lawn by the 71st Street entrance. Movies start after sundown, which will be around 8:30pm next week. This year’s schedule boasts a total of five movies, including one more modern family film and three classics.
ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT: On the list of things I’m grateful for on a slow news day, user-made Youtube videos of Bay Ridge rank right at the top. In the accompanying video, Youtube user lugeyps3 takes viewers on a brief but concise tour of this year’s Fifth Avenue Festival.