NYC-ARTS Choice: "Jane’s Carousel"
Clip: Season 2016 Episode 40 | 4m 44s
The neighborhood of DUMBO, in Brooklyn, is home to a vibrant arts and culture scene. One of the highlights of the neighborhood is Jane’s Carousel, located in Brooklyn Bridge Park. Jane Walentas – who spent 27 years restoring the carousel and is its namesake – talks about the carousel’s journey from its original home in Youngstown, Ohio to its current residence next to the East River.
Aired: 01/21/16Video has closed captioning.
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NYC-ARTS is made possible in part by First Republic Bank. Major funding for NYC-ARTS is also made possible by Rosalind P. Walter, the Kate W. Cassidy Foundation, the Thea Petschek Iervolino Foundation, the Jean Dubinsky Appleton Estate, Jody and John Arnhold, Ellen and James S. Marcus, The Lewis “Sonny” Turner Fund for Dance, Elise Jaffe and Jeffrey Brown, The Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, and the Elroy and Terry Krumholz Foundation. This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council. Additional funding provided by members of THIRTEEN.