Oct 10 2018 – Jan 10 2019 all-day
New 2018 Artist Co-Op exhibition at Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning opens next Thursday. JCAL’s Artist Co-Op is an annual exhibition featuring emerging and mid-career artists from around the borough of Queens and NYC. The goal of the exhibition seeks to reflect the diversity, talent, and quality of work in the Visual Arts of Queens.
Nov 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Don’t miss this amazing FREE Cuban Rumba/Orisha Dance Class taught by Stevie Insua at Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center. Enjoy the rich heritage of Afro Cuban Folkoric dances. The class is designed to teach students the movement, style and characteristics of Yoruba, Palo, Orishas, and Congo while gaining an awareness of the accompanying rhythms.
Nov 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Join us for a FREE Salsa Class taught by Joe Burgos and Arbaz Mehdi of Piel Canela Dancers at Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center. Each Salsa class starts with exercises to get you moving comfortably and confidently to Latin rhythms, transitioning into fundamental salsa footwork. Students will learn the history and culture of salsa
Nov 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Join us for a FREE Afro-Brazilian Dance Class taught by Velly Bahia at Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center. These dances and rhythms—including Samba de Roda, Axé, Sambareggae, Orixás, and Afoxé—are colorful, energize the body and spirit, help students develop rhythm and coordination, and stay fit, all while teaching the student about Brasilian culture. R&M
Nov 27 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Join us for a FREE Egyptian Belly Dance Class taught by Krystal Garabedian at Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center. One of the oldest dance forms, traditional Egyptian Belly Dance emphasizes complex, controlled, and precise movements of the torso, hips, and arms. In this class, students will learn body isolations in a fun class filled
Nov 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Don’t miss our FREE Guinean Dance Class with Mouminatou Camara at Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center. Guinean dance has been passed down for centuries in various villages. In 1958 President Sekou Touré developed a prestigious national ballet to showcase the finest Guinean artists around the world. The dance form is high energy, helping to
Nov 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for a FREE Afro-Brazilian Dance Class taught by Janete Silva at Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center. Afro-Brazilian dance are the popular and traditional dance styles from Bahia in Brazil. Each class features a series of warm-up exercises that will prepare students for fun and extremely energetic technique and dynamic choreography with live
Nov 30 @ 8:00 pm – Dec 1 @ 10:00 pm
TAKE ROOT, now in its 10th season, nurtures dance artists at established stages in their careers, pairing them in a split bill or full evening-length program. This monthly series supports dance makers’ experimentation and growth by providing our venue, Green Space, along with full technical and marketing support to present their work to the NYC
Dec 1 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Jackknife Comedy is a rad monthly stand up show the first Saturday of every month at The Creek and The Cave in Queens, hosted by two dummies from Iowa named Gideon Hambright and Patrick Hastie! Each show they pick a bunch of their favorite comedians to come do sets, be cool and have a blast!
Dec 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
FERTILE GROUND has supported emerging and established artists for 13 seasons, showcasing the work of over 50 choreographers each year. The non-curated program features 5-6 dance makers each evening and includes a post-performance discussion with wine, moderated by Green Space’s Artistic Director, Valerie Green. December 2nd 7pm Tickets: $15 at door and online at www.GreenSpaceStudio.org
Dec 9 all-day
Get your holiday shopping off to a great start! Artists and Crafts people from the Queens area will be selling their wares in our gallery, including jewelry, paintings, hand-crafted ceramics, paper goods, greeting cards, clothing, and more.
Dec 10 all-day
Draw from a live nude model. Bring your sketch pad with your favorite drawing medium. Each artist will have the opportunity to hone their skills with a series of quick and long poses while listening to music in a relaxing non-judgmental environment. Refreshments and snacks are available to get your creative juices flowing.
Jan 13 @ 2:00 pm
Bayside Historical Society will hold its 18th Annual Winter Art Show at its home in the Castle in Fort Totten Park, January 13-27, 2019. The show will feature work produced by Queens-based artists, primarily from northeast Queens. Attendees can expect to find a variety of artistic styles and mediums, including representational painting, abstract painting, drawing,
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