12:00 am
JungOck Chang turned her attention to art when she left teaching in NYC public schools. She cultivated her interest in Minhwa, a style of Korean traditional folk painting and spent the past six years studying and painting. Her images draw on Minhwa’s long pictorial tradition. This exhibition will be running from September 22 to November
Voelker Orth Museum
Oct 10 2018 – Jan 10 2019 all-day
12:00 am
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.
Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL)
8:00 pm
Join us for a FREE Capoeira Class with Contramestre Chuvisco of Capoeira Luanda at Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center. Capoeira is an Afro-Brazilian martial art that involves dance, culture, music, sport, and history. The much-loved martial art form practiced around the globe today is a mixture of strength, flexibility, improvisation, rhythm, endurance, agility, and
Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center
Nov 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
6:30 pm
Join us for a FREE Haitian Dance Class taught by Julio Jean at Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center. Haitian dance is a drum based movement style rooted in traditional Haitian folklore. This class will develop each dancer’s relationship to spatial awareness, body control, polyrhythm, percussion and pulse. R&M train to Steinway Street. Classes are
Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center
6:30 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.
Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center
12:00 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
Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center
3:00 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
Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center
5:30 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
Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center
Nov 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
6:30 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
Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center
6:30 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
Djoniba Dance & Drum Centre
12:00 am
Queens is one of the most ethnically diverse urban areas in the world. Immigrants from over 120 countries study, work and live in New York’s fastest growing borough. Queens comprises of multi generational immigrant families. Erasures exhibition will show the everyday lives of immigrant working-class families of Flushing through the lens of poetry installations. This
Kingsland Homestead: Queens Historical Society