Monday, March 25, 2019

Brooklyn Academy of Music

Photos: Betty Sword, 2017

In front of BAM, waiting for tourgoers to arrive. Local Expeditions walk, January 2017 

One of the terra-cotta cherubs decorating the exterior of the Brooklyn Academy.

Terra Cotta and cornice 

Since 1997 theatre historian,  Cezar Del Valle, has conducted a popular series of  theatre talks and walks, available for  historical societies, libraries, senior centers, etc.
Del Valle is the author of the Brooklyn Theatre Index, a three-volume history of borough theatres.
The first two chosen 2010 OUTSTANDING BOOK OF THE YEAR by the Theatre Historical Society. Final volume published in September 2014.
Editing and updating the third edition of the Brooklyn Theatre Index.