Come Hang with Us Tuesday Nights!
BRIC’s Stoop Series welcomes you in for dynamic conversations that connect art, performance, media and other creative fields with big ideas that are important to Brooklynites. Stoop Series highlights voices we don’t hear enough, creative solutions that deserve more attention, artistic endeavors that make you see the world differently and tools for enhancing your own creativity. Join us on the Stoop—there’s something different every week!
Stoop Series is sponsored by
Slay! How We VogueDec 11, 2018 • 7:00 PM @ BRIC House Stoop · FREE W/ RSVP
This discussion and interactive demonstration will examine the history of Voguing, its absorption into mainstream culture, and the ways in which contemporary LGBTQ communities are re-radicalizing it.
Healing in Trying TimesDec 4, 2018 • 7:00 PM FREE W/ RSVP
Healing advocates and practitioners will discuss the ways in which they use radical acts to heal their communities, and lead attendees through brief demonstrations to integrate into their own practices.
Salsa Y Son: A Journey through the DiasporaNov 20, 2018 • 7:00 PM @ BRIC House Stoop · FREE W/ RSVP
An interactive conversation and demonstration exploring the music and dance of Son, the people—soneros—who make it possible, and what has been lost and gained through migration into new contexts.
Finding Your Voice in Short FilmNov 13, 2018 • 7:00 PM @ BRIC House Stoop · FREE W/ RSVP
Panelists will share their wisdom and experiences of navigating the world of short film, from ideation to distribution and the festival circuit.
What the Dying Teach the LivingOct 30, 2018 • 7:00 PM @ BRIC House Stoop · FREE W/ RSVP
In this discussion, artists and practitioners will share the ways in which they are challenging the stigmas and taboos of death and helping others prepare for end of life.
A Conversation with N.K. JemisinOct 23, 2018 • 7:00 PM @ BRIC House Stoop · FREE W/ RSVP
Brooklyn-based author and New York Times columnist N.K. Jemisin talks about her creative process.
Building Radical CollectivesOct 9, 2018 • 7:00 PM @ BRIC House Stoop · FREE W/ RSVP
A conversation exploring the strategies and programmatic initiatives of POC feminist collectives, the movements they spark, the challenges of political organizing, and the resources required to keep them going.
Def Stories: How to Live in NYCOct 2, 2018 • 7:00 PM @ BRIC House Stoop · FREE W/ RSVP
Def Stories presents a collection of tales from comedians, actors, and performers about living in New York City.
Heels on Wheels: FEMME-ifesting Queer PerformanceApr 17, 2018 • 7:00 PM @ BRIC House Stoop · FREE W/ RSVP
Heels on Wheels presents an inclusive and joyous evening of multidisciplinary queer performance.
Զորություն: The Power of Women in Armenian ArtApr 10, 2018 • 7:00 PM @ BRIC House Stoop · FREE W/ RSVP
Through the lenses of poetry and music, this program explores the historic role of Armenian women in the arts, both Armenia and its diasporic communities, over the past 170 years.