Axons Dance Theatre presents Invisible Decorum as part of Fertile Ground series March performance. Invisible Decorum, choreographed by Joan Liu and danced by Saeko Hayashi, Marisa Pisano, and Dominique Robinson, delves into how cultural backgrounds affect our lives both consciously and subconsciously. Donate at https://www.greenspacestudio.org/fertile-ground to receive a viewing link.
FERTILE GROUND has supported emerging and established artists for 15 seasons, featuring the work of six different choreographers in Jan-June 2021, presenting a total of 42 artists across seven showings. The non-curated program features six dance makers per performance and profits diverse levels of experience, backgrounds, age of artists, and dance aesthetics.
Fertile Ground Artists
Living Story Lab
wonderland/wizehart Alice Klugherz
Catey Ott Dance Collective
Available June 8 – July 31, 2021. Donate to Watch the Fertile Ground performances here!
Queens Theatre is proud to present the fourth year of its Theatre for All Training Program, taking place in June 2021. Due to the coronavirus, this year’s workshops and events will be hosted virtually by Queens Theatre. Applications are due by Friday, May 28, 2021, at 12 pm EST.
The program is offered as part of Queens Theatre’s Theatre For All Initiative to advance the inclusion of people with disabilities in the performing arts.
Applications are now being accepted for the fourth year of the Theatre For All training exclusively for Deaf and Disabled actors, and for the first time this year, we will be offering three distinct programs: A Beginner-level Introduction to Acting program, an Early Career-level program, and a Working Actor-level. Applicants must select which of the three programs they would like to participate in. After a review of applications, Queens Theatre staff may reach out to suggest different placement. Due to the coronavirus, all programs will be hosted virtually, on Zoom. All programs are free of cost for the participants who are accepted into them. The programs are open to all actors who identify as Deaf/Disabled and who are 18 years of age or older. They do not need to be based in New York.
ASL Interpretation and Audio Description will be provided throughout.
June 23rd – June 30th,
from 1 – 5 pm
In the Flux Factory Gallery*
*Masks are required to be worn inside the gallery.
Bienvenidxs, will be an installation of an embroidery workshop open to the public hosted by Lulu Varona. Learning how to embroider while collaborating on a table cloth. Materials will be provided, no need to have previous experience. Come to learn, relax, chat and have fun. This project is possible thanks to the Queens Council for the Arts.
Help save lives by donating blood at a community-based blood drive in Sunnyside, Queens. New York Blood Center is holding the drive from 9 am – 3 pm at Sunnyside Community Services. Appointments are strongly recommended. Walk-ins will be accepted if space allows. Make an appointment by calling 1-800-933-2566 or online at https://donate.nybc.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/292050
This free virtual discussion will help caregivers gain insight into the unhealthy habit of negative self-talk. They will discover how to cope with caregiver guilt and shame through acknowledging feelings, self-compassion, and making changes in perceptions and behaviors. Presented by Roy Capps, Caregiver Education Specialist with CARE NYC. Advance registration required.
We would like to invite you to join us Thursday, June 24, 6-7:30 pm for a FREE Virtual Therapeutic Expressive Movement Class.
“Skimming The Surface”, Expressive Movement workshops led by Dance Entropy’s Artistic Director Valerie Green, hope to bring peace and calm in this time of chaos, where everything seems to be out of our control. The virtual workshop will provide a space of safety, to tune into our emotions while releasing and processing feelings through movement. The class provides a supported space for the community in this time of required social distancing and turmoil.
If this is of interest to you, please RSVP to email@example.com
“Skimming the Surface” will take place via Zoom at the following link:
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 787 9260 4794
This program is made possible by The New York Community Trust- NYC COVID-19 Response and Impact Fund
This event will be performed and streamed LIVE from Flushing Town Hall’s Theater. Buy tickets to receive the LIVE link and get a reminder!
Tickets: $5 (plus $1 service fee)
Obie Award-winning actor and singer Darius de Haas (Broadway’s “Rent”, “Shuffle Along”, “Kiss Of The Spiderwoman”, and Amazon’s “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”) performs the music of Billy Strayhorn in an intimate setting, celebrating the composer’s rich contribution to the Great American Songbook- Billy Strayhorn wrote “Take The A Train”, “Lush Life”, “Day Dream”, “Chelsea Bridge”, “Something To Live For”, and more.
Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning is thrilled to announce Jamaica Mic Drop, a monthly series that will bring live music, spoken word, and more to the community for free. Jamaica Mic Drop is presented in collaboration with Jamaica BID. The series will take place on the last Friday of each month throughout the summer, with the intention to enliven the Downtown Jamaica Community and bring traffic to surrounding small businesses.
Along with free entertainment from some of the community’s brightest stars, Jamaica Mic Drop will also feature a pop-up shop with several local vendors, curated by Anasa Greaves.