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Robert Jackson Wood

ROBERT JACKSON WOOD is a freelance writer and musician living in Brooklyn.

Ten Years of the Jalopy Theatre

The décor is part exposed brick, part beat-up banjos for sale. The seating is church pews, moveable in the event of square dancing. And the decorative lights above the stage have gathered dust of an endearing kind. Tucked away down Columbia Street in Red Hook, near the juncture of the Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel and the BQE, the Jalopy Theatre certainly looks the part of a timeless temple of folk music.

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JUL-AUG 2020

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