Cultivating Creativity in Prospect Lefferts Gardens

PLG Arts promotes arts, supports local artists, sponsors events, and builds community through celebrating the vibrant creativity of the residents of Prospect Lefferts Gardens and surrounding Brooklyn neighborhoods.

PLG Arts Community Calendar

Listen to great live music at PLG Arts Music Series and our Chamber Music Series, attend Monthly Art Exhibitions at The Chameleon Bk or Meet-the-Author at the PLG Readings Series. Find that and more in the PLG Arts Community Calendar.

  • Erv’s – Live Music

    February 19, 2020
  • Erv’s – Lorens Chuno

    March 18, 2020

There’s more to experience in PLG, check out the full calendar.



This program highlights talented musicians playing locally.


PLG Arts curates monthly shows with a mix of group and solo shows in any hangable media.


PLG Arts’s Artist Registry is an online database of Brooklyn-based artists of all disciplines.

Latest News and Recent Events

Glad Irys at Erv’s Feb 19, 8 pm

Glad Irys is a new jazz quintet put together about a year ago by Alex Weiss (saxophones and composition). Together, they are Aaron Novik on clarinets, Dmitry Ishenko on bass, Joe Hertenstein on drums, and Yana Davydova on guitar. Alex Weiss has performed and recorded...

PLG Arts Music Series presents…

Sandcatchers, Wednesday, Dec 18, 8-10 pm at Erv's, 2122 Beekman Place Americana/Middle Eastern vibe with oud, lap steel guitar, percussion, and bass. SANDCATCHERS is a Middle Eastern-Americana mash-up that grew from a weekly residency at Cheryl’s Global Soul...

Children’s Musical Story Hour Feb 1

Children's Musical Story Hour at Greenlight Books Saturday, Feb 1, 11:30 am PLG Arts and Greenlight Bookstore are pleased to present-- The Nightingale Fam, performing their original adaptations of Wilhemina Harper's The Gunniwolf and and Ernest Thayer's Casey at the...

PLG Arts Music Series at Erv’s presents….

November 20: Dan Blake and The Digging come to Erv's, 2122 Beekman Place, 8-10 pm Multi-instrumentalist and composer Dan Blake “regards tradition as a welcoming playground best approached with a sense of wonder and adventure” (The Boston Globe). His music has been...

Afro Dominicano at Erv’s Oct 16

Afro Dominicano, a Latin Fusion band that centers its music on Afro Caribbean soul, will be the next event in the ongoing PLG Arts Music Series. The band blends traditional folkloric roots music from the Dominican Republic with Afro-beats, reggae, calypso, samba,...

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