Fodor's Expert Review Brooklyn Academy of Music

Fort Greene and Clinton Hill Historical Fodor's Choice

Founded in 1861 and operating at its current location since 1908, BAM is a multidisciplinary performing arts center that now encompasses three edifices, including the Beaux-Arts, seven-story Peter Jay Sharp building. It's known for innovative performances of many types, and the facilities include an unadorned "black box" theater, dance venues, a four-screen movie theater, an opera house, a gallery, and an open-plan performance and restaurant space.

Historical Fodor's Choice Arts Centers

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30 Lafayette Ave.
Brooklyn, New York  11217, USA


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