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
8:00 pm
Calpulli Mexican Dance Company presents an original, limited-run holiday production, “NAVIDAD: A Mexican-American Christmas” at Thalia Spanish Theatre in Sunnyside, Queens, from November 30 to December 16, 2018, The new production celebrates the holiday traditions experienced by a young person of Mexican immigrant parents growing up in New York City. From Aztec-inspired dance to Christmas
Thalia Spanish Theatre
2:15 pm
All the way from Nova Scotia, The Rainbow Fish will enchant even the youngest child with his silver scales and heart of gold in a new adaptation of Marcus Pfizer’s award-winning books about the beautiful fish who learned to share his most prized possession. Mermaid Theatre’s striking puppetry production includes two delightful companion stories, Rainbow
Flushing Town Hall
Dec 9 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
9:00 am
The Nativity Scene comes alive at Trinity! Experience the splendor of the nativity with people and animals including Peaches the Donkey. Warm hot chocolate and a nativity scene photo backdrop will be available for you to take a Holiday picture.
Trinity Lutheran Church LIC/Astoria
2:00 pm
Under the baton of maestro Manuel Campos, the Ecuadorian youth orchestra Orquesta Sinfónica Juvenil de la Prefectura del Guayas will present rich sounds of the Americas including music by Gershwin, Cardenas, and Piazzolla. Come welcome this exciting youth orchestra to Queens! $10/FREE for Members, Students & Teens
Flushing Town Hall
Dec 15 all-day
12:00 am
“The Nutcracker” is the perennial favorite of generations of children and “children at heart”. The treasured holiday adventure follows a little girl’s journey through a fantasy world of fairies, princes, toy soldiers, and an army of mice. Thrill to the same authentic Russian choreography that is performed in Moscow by the famous Bolshoi Ballet. Set to Tchaikovsky’s
Kupferberg Center for the Arts