Green Space is pleased to announce a diverse roster of artists for its signature Fertile Ground program this September. Fertile Ground showcases works-in-progress by multiple dance artists on September 26th.
Green Space has proven to provide an inspiring and welcoming environment where choreographers can explore, experiment, and deepen their creative process.
-Hoong Yee Lee Krakauer, Executive Director, Queens Council on the Arts
FERTILE GROUND supports both emerging and established artists, showcasing the work of over 50 choreographers each year. The non-curated program features six dance makers each evening and includes a post-performance discussion with wine, moderated by Green Space’s Artistic Director, Valerie Green.
Fertile Ground September Artists
Taylor Douglas and Meitav Vilensky
BlueSklineline dance company
Anna Paterson Dance
Tickets: $15 at door and online at www.GreenSpaceStudio.org
DANCE ENTROPY / GREEN SPACE
Dance Entropy Inc. created its company home, Green Space, in Long Island City in 2005. Housed in a former silk factory with magnificent views overlooking Manhattan, the lofty 1,800 square foot space offers an affordable venue for the creation and practice of dance. Green Space and Dance Entropy are committed to accessibility, diversity, education, and collaboration, providing dance artists and their work space to grow in New York City through monthly performance platforms, classes and rehearsal space.
By Subway: N, W, or the 7 to Queensboro Plaza, the first stop outside Manhattan. Take the North pedestrian bridge to the street. Look to your right, you will see Crescent St., turn right on Crescent and walk to 38th Ave. Turn left on 38th Ave. Walk one block to 24th street. Green Space is in the red brick, four-story building. (Approximately a ten-minute walk.)
SPONSORS FOR DANCE ENTROPY / GREEN SPACE
Green Space is supported in part by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, The Mertz Gilmore Foundation, Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer, The New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, Dance/NYC’s New York City Dance Rehearsal Space Subsidy Program, made possible by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, A. Kerson, Leavitt & Sehati, Attorneys.