Coney Island: Step Right Up

Local artist Marie Roberts shows you this birthplace of American popular culture, from the colorful boardwalk to the original “Freak Show.”

Marie Roberts’ Coney Island connections go back 100 years. Her late Uncle Lester was the “Talker” for the Dreamland Coney Island Sideshow in the 1920’s, her grandfather chiefed the Coney Island fire department that battled the epic 1911 blaze, and... More

59 minutes