Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm – Oct 5 @ 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
After a full summer tour of virtual performances and classes, the 2020 Queensboro Dance Festival (QDF) will culminate with a broadcast of performances by all 24 Queens-based dance companies over three nights. In keeping tradition with previous seasons, QDF’s closing weekend will be presented in partnership with Queens Theatre, with this year being a virtual
Queens Theatre At Home
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Green Space is pleased to present the new virtual program “(Un)Common Ground: Green Space Artists in Dialogue.” The series brings together BIPOC choreographers who have shown work in Green Space’s programming series: Fertile Ground, Take Root, and Green Space Blooms throughout our 15-year history. Artists rotate being virtually paired for five weeks in un-moderated discussion,
Green Space (Virtual)
Nov 7 – Nov 8 all-day
12:00 am
Celebrate American Indian Culture through music and dance! Autumn Dance Celebration showcases over twenty different Native American dances over two days outdoors in front of a socially distanced audience. Eight Indian Nations will be represented including Hopi, Winnebago, Lenape, Choctaw, Mayan, Seneca, Santo Domingo and Chickahomin. This event also features a market of authentic Native
Queens County Farm Museum
7:00 pm
Diwali Festival SAT, NOV 7, 7 PM EST STREAMING ON ZOOM On Saturday, November 7, Flushing Town Hall will celebrate the Festival of Lights with its sixth annual Diwali Festival–reimagined as a FREE virtual event. Our virtual celebration mixes live and pre-recorded content and opens with footage of a home traditionally decorated for Diwali and
Flushing Town Hall at Home
6:00 pm
We would like to invite you to join us, Thursday, November 12, 6-7:30pm 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.
ONLINE/ Dance Entropy, Inc.
1:00 pm
Transforming America In Real Time: Building Community Through A Pandemic December 5 – 20, 2020 Opening: December 5, 1 – 6pm Gallery Hours: Friday 4 – 8 pm, Saturday & Sunday, 1 – 6 pm Artist Talk: December 17, 7 pm EST Contact: maya@fluxfactory.org Web: www.fluxfactory.org Address: 39-31 29th St., LIC, NY This exhibition is
Flux Factory
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“HOME”: Live Stream Showing and Discussion with Souleymane Badolo Wednesday, December 16 at 1 PM EST Live Streamed from Green Space Free! Valerie Green/Dance Entropy’s “HOME” project continues with a new residency featuring visiting choreographer Souleymane Badolo. Company members and guest artists will present Souleymane’s version of “HOME” in an informal showing and discussion, live-streamed
ONLINE/Green Space
12:00 pm
Join our Cultural Arts department and Central Queens Adult and Senior Center for a virtual visit to the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center with curator Arielle Weininger! Arielle will lead us through Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, an exhibition that explores Justice Ginsburg’s life and her numerous, often simultaneous,
virtual
Jan 9 @ 2:00 pm – Jan 10 @ 1:00 am
2:00 pm
An 11-hour digital wellness festival that includes DJ sets, yoga, meditation, dancing class, and stand-up comedy. Pay-What-You-Can for access to this online-only celebration. All donations will directly benefit the Queens Care Collective, a mutual aid organization founded in early 2020 with a commitment to providing valuable resources to Queens NYC residents in need. Donations of
Streaming Online via Twitch
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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 January
ONLINE/Green Space
Jan 29 @ 1:00 pm – Feb 7 @ 6:00 pm
1:00 pm
Gift in the Wound⁣. Curated by Noah Phillips⁣. “Without the weight given by a wound consciously realized, [one] will lead a provisional life.” — Robert Bly⁣ ⁣ The Gift In The Wound highlights the work of artists who have confronted their fears, traumas, and shadows, and emerged on the other side with unexpected insights, treasures, and talents
Flux Factory
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Because it will not be possible to hold an in-person event, Bayside Historical Society’s annual winter art show will move online for 2021. Our 20th Annual Winter Art Show will take place in virtual “galleries” on the BHS website during the month of February 2021. The show is open to artists working in all media
Bayside Historical Society
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On February 1, 2021, Flushing Town Hall re-opens the community art exhibition and solicits new artwork for the Lunar New Year, once again inviting participants to artistically express the range of emotions they feel as they face the new year. This Lunar New Year is the Year of the Ox— and its associated characteristics of
Flushing Town Hall fence
12:00 am
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 February
ONLINE/ Dance Entropy, Inc.
12:00 am
TAKE ROOT, now in its 12th 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 with support to present their work to the public. Take Root will present 12 aesthetically diverse artists among seven performances
ONLINE/Green Space
7:00 pm
The first of a three-part Rhizome Project speaker series for Black History Month, Rhizome Voice is curated by Queens-based artist and activist Trasonia Abbott. The current uprising has given way to a multitude of new local liberation organizations started by young activists. To those young activists, we pose some questions: How was this mobilization possible
Zoom
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This exhibition highlights the work of two prominent photographers of Queens, Percy Loomis Sperr (1840- 1964) and Frederic J. Weber (1881-1967). Percy Loomis Sperr, born in 1890, was known as the “Official Photographer for the City of New York.” In the early 1920s, Loomis moved to New York where he resided in Staten Island for
Online
12:00 am
The Queens Underground Red Carpet Film Festival Begins in February to Celebrate Black & Brown along with all Creative Talents in Film, Music, Dance, Poetry, Web Series Production and Networking with Industry Professionals, Community Groups, Entrepreneurs and Neighbors. Join us In-Person and/or Virtually for Movies, Music, Dance, Poetry Videos, Web Series Episodes and Business Commercials
TBA - Small Number Of In-Person Tickets on Website
5:00 pm
Filmmaker, medium, artist, and innovation doula Nova Scott-James will share media and process documentation from three performance pieces, A Eulogy For The Lenox Lounge, The Imposter, and Freeing The Caged Bird. Each of these performances involves an invocation of death as it relates to the transmutation of memories.⁣ ⁣ 1. Eulogy For The Lenox Lounge
Online
Mar 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
While the pandemic may be keeping us from being together in person, Dance Entropy’s mission of creating greater understanding through movement has not faltered. We made our programs virtual and now we’re proud to bring our annual gala online, too! The Dance Entropy Board of Directors invites you to join us for a special preview
ONLINE
12:00 am
TAKE ROOT, now in its 12th 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 with support to present their work to the public. Take Root will present 12 aesthetically diverse artists among seven performances
ONLINE
12:00 pm
Join Yaa Samar! Dance Theatre and Flushing Town Hall for a live dance workshop (over Zoom) at 12:00 PM ET. This open level hour-long dance class – taught by YSDT company member Samaa Wakim in English and Arabic – utilizes improvisation, visualization, and choreography to explore the themes and techniques of YSDT’s new dance film
Flushing Town Hall at Home
12:00 am
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.
Green Space (virtual)
12:00 am
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 March
ONLINE
Apr 1 @ 1:00 pm – Apr 27 @ 6:00 pm
1:00 pm
Follow Remi Dalton and Jevijoe Vitug at OnlyPods. Like and subscribe to new channels of work that employ the translational essence of the meme. Watch as these artists labor on live-streaming platforms. We can all be heroes just for one stream. Username: ArtHistoryPrisoner and username: ArtHistoryguard empower streamers through a collaborative process of framing. Paintings
Flux Factory
12:00 am
The Neighborhood Stories project is back for a third year – now in a virtual format! Join us to learn how to share and preserve your New York memories at the New York City Municipal Archives. About the Project: Neighborhood Stories is a citywide project helping people tell their stories and amplify their community voice
Online
12:00 am
Come chat virtually with an advisor. Get all the information you need to jump-start your new career. Fully online degrees available from wherever you are! Enroll now to start your exciting new career in fields such as medical or dental assisting, nursing, veterinary technician, and many more. See our website for details and instructions.
Ross Medical Education Center
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TAKE ROOT, now in its 12th 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 with support to present their work to the public. Take Root will present 12 aesthetically diverse artists among seven performances
ONLINE/Green Space
6:00 pm
Last year Back to the Lab had the honor of partnering up with AlterWork Studios to grant two artist residencies in AlterWork’s community darkroom. We were pleased and excited to have Lissy Gonzalez and Judyta Grudzien on board as our first-ever darkroom residents. During the residency, they were given access to AlterWork’s darkroom for two
AlterWork Studios
Apr 10 @ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm
1:00 pm
Flux Factory is happy to be hosting THREADS, an exhibition curated by an international collective of arts organizations from Bogotá, NYC, Manila, and Chicago: Bliss on Bliss Arts Projects, Maleza Proyectos, Nodo 51 Area Cultural, Poets of Queens, and Yara Arts Group. The THREADS Project and its expanding global network help artists and audiences establish
Flux Factory