Events Tonight: FELA (Moved due to Rain), Bindlestiff Cirkus and The New Brooklyn Cookbook


1) FELA Performance Moved to St. Anns Warehouse Due to Weather

Due to the rain, the free FELA! concert has been moved to St. Ann’s Warehouse at 38 Water St. Doors open at 6PM and the concert starts at 6:30PM. Admission is first come, first served and capacity is extremely limited.

When: Monday, October 4, 2010, door open 6pm
Where: St. Ann’s Warehouse, 38 Water St, Brooklyn, 718.254.8779

2) Bindlestiff Cirkus at Galapagos at 8pm

From NYTimes: “Tap-dancing bears, kung fu juggling, clown bands, aerialists, sword swallowers, cowboys and a cougar contortionist — these are just a few of the acts that the Bindlestiff Family Cirkus has brought to the stage at Galapagos Art Space in Brooklyn over the last few years. Once a month Keith Nelson, a founder of the Cirkus and host of Bindlestiff Family Cirkus’s Open Variety Night there, presents emerging artists performing vaudeville, circus acts, Wild West shows, sideshows and burlesque”

When: Monday, October 4, 2010, door open 7pm
Where: Galapagos Art Space (, 16 Main Street, Dumbo, Brooklyn; 718-222-8500

3) powerHouse Arena Book Launch Party: The New Brooklyn Cookbook By Melissa Vaughan, Brendan Vaughan, and Michael Harlan Turkell

When: Monday, October 4, 7-9 pm
Where: powerHouse Arena, 37 Main Street, DUMBO, Brooklyn, 718.666.3049

“Featuring recipes and stories from 31 restaurants that put Brooklyn on the culinary map, The New Brooklyn Cookbook by Melissa Vaughan and Brendan Vaughan is a gorgeous compendium of greatest hits from bold, exciting new outer borough New York City eateries. “The New Brooklyn Cookbook” celebrates the wave of culinary energy that has transformed this thriving borough and infused its kitchens and dining rooms with passion, vigor, and big flavors.”