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Arts & Music

Remember our pre-summertime write-up about the play, Russian Transport, set “in the Russian-Jewish enclave of Sheepshead Bay,” and written by Sheepshead Bay-native playwright Erika Sheffer? Production dates, cast and additional creative team members had not then been announced, but now we are informed that the actress, writer, political activist and all-around supah-star Janeane Garofalo will play the…

Arts & Music

Off-Broadway theater company, The New Group, announced this weekend that, among this season’s theatrical offerings will be the production of Russian Transport, a play written by Brooklyn-born playwright Erika Sheffer, set in Sheepshead Bay: Set in the Russian-Jewish enclave of Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, Russian Transport, according to The New Group, is a “deeply personal, emotionally…


Leon M. Goldstein High School is putting together a performance of epic proportions: “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged).” Join them for the ride through Shakespeare’s 37 plays, performed in 97 minutes by seven actors. Directed by English and Drama teacher Victoria Sottile, the work is open to the public and will take place…