PERFORMING ARTS SALON SATURDAYS (PASS)
SATURDAY MAY 30
5PM: PRE-PERFORMANCE RECEPTION
6PM: POET LINC- Opening Act
ESCAPING INFIDELITY by Ramya Ramana
Performance takes place at the Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Bldg. C.
Poet-Linc is an annual poetry program that brings together talented teenagers from across New York City to create a dynamic artistic community. In this community, young people are given space to express their thoughts, their emotions, and their vision of the world. Poet-Linc combines elements of Hip Hop, Spoken Word, and Poetry Slam to create a one of a kind show. Poet-Linc works in partnership with Urban Word NYC and the NYC Youth Poet Laureate Program.
New York City Youth Poet Laureate for 2014, Ramaya Ramana collaborates with two musicians to shape this poetic journey which reflects on the life of a young woman of color in New York City. There will be a pre-performance reception at 5:00PM. Guest moderator for the post-performance question and answer session will be Daniel Gallant, Director of the famed Nuyorican Poets Café. There will also be a special performance for Teens & Tweens on Friday, May 29.
For details call 718.425.3525
Admission is $10.
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Poet – Linc is a program of Lincoln Center Education
YOUTH MATTERS Concert Series
SNUG HARBOR CULTURAL CENTER & BOTANICAL GARDEN presents in collaboration with
Carnegie Hall’s Neighborhood Concerts:
BANDA MAGDA IN CONCERT
SUNDAY, JUNE 21
2PM: South Meadow Stage
This program, in cooperation with the Carnegie Hall’s Neighborhood Concerts Series, features the band of Greek-born singer and accordionist, Magda Giannikou. The music taps into a wide-range of international influences with the voices of Japan and Argentina joining Magda, resulting in a rich, colorful experience in seven languages. The music forays into Brazilian Baiao rhythms, Greek dance music, jazz, samba and tango.
Carnegie Hall’s Neighborhood Concerts is a program of the Weill Music Institute.
Carnegie Hall’s Neighborhood Concerts are sponsored by Target®.
SNUG HARBOR ORIGINAL SERIES
THE EQUUS PROJECT
SATURDAY, JUNE 27
4PM: South Meadow