2:00 pm
Get your body movin’ and grovin’ while you learn a new dance with Queens Theatre’s dance class for mature adults. QT’s hour-long online dance class will transport you to another time when dancers such as Gene Kelly and Cyd Charrise graced the silver screen and tap dancing was on every street corner. Our program is
Queens Theatre Online
Aug 21 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
After being disrupted this Spring by the Corona Virus, Flamenco Latino finalizes its 2020 Más Allá Series (“Way Beyond”) with two events in collaboration with Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning. Directors Aurora Reyes and Basilio Georges will offer a free LiveStream duo performance of concert excerpts, including short explanations of their artistic motives and
Jamaica Performing Arts Center
11:00 am
Fairy Tales In Motion (For Kids & Teens ages 8 to 14 years of age) This unique program uses dance & choreography to retell popular fairy tales. Participants create live adaptations of classic stories using their imagination, innovation and interactive choreography. In this workshop, our “narrators” tell a story without using words. Classic tales get
Queensborough Performing Arts Center (ONLINE)
2:00 pm
Get your body movin’ and grovin’ while you learn a new dance with Queens Theatre’s dance class for mature adults. QT’s hour-long online dance class will transport you to another time when dancers such as Gene Kelly and Cyd Charrise graced the silver screen and tap dancing was on every street corner. Our program is
Queens Theatre Online
5:00 pm
Once there was a legend of a Monkey King. For more than half a century, this beloved character from the epic Chinese novel, “Journey to the West”, has been brought to life in literature, comics, animated and live action films and even a Netflix series. But never before has the legendary Monkey King been born…
Queens Theatre Online
5:00 pm
Queens Theatre and Common Man Musicals team up to bring you a special hour-long video performance of the Theatre For Young Audience musical, The Monkey King. The Monkey King centers on Sun Wukong, a celebrated figure in Chinese folktales since his first appearance in the 16th Century Ming Dynasty novel, “Journey to the West.” This
Queens Theatre Online
12:00 pm
Join us for Queens Gets Counted! an all day celebration and civic initiative to ensure Queens is accurately represented in the 2020 Census featuring live and pre-recorded performances in an online program from 12-2pm and tabling and giveaways at locations throughout the borough from 12-5pm. Spread the word, bring your friends, and get counted at
Online & Onsite
Sep 27 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
5:30 pm
Queens writers, poet Ama Birch and novelist Rene Georg Vasicek, will read from their latest work. There will also be a Q & A after the readings. Hosted by Mary Lannon
Friends of Maple Grove - Online Event
Oct 3 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
12:00 pm
On Saturday, October 3rd, LIC Partnership hosts its 7th Annual LIC Springs! community block festival on Vernon Boulevard between 50th and 46th Ave. Celebrate Long Island City and enjoy live music, dance and theater performances plus interactive lessons, art & sculpture-making, fitness classes, outdoor dining, pop-up activities, sports games and more. Free and open to
Long Island City between 50th and 46th Avenues (Vernon Blvd)
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
12:00 am
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)
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:43 pm
10:00 am
Whether you’re a writer and storyteller or a genealogy or history buff, you can help us write women into history! Please join us for a live, virtual write-in event on Saturday, October 24th. Our goal: writing and gathering stories of all the women who have improved our lives, from an ancestor or relative to world
Online - Zoom
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
“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
1:00 pm
Grab your fleece, hats, gloves, coats, and woolies, and throw on your winter boots! Queens County Farm Museum will host a special outdoor holiday reading of O. Henry’s The Gift of the Magi. This special admission program is designed to enrich the holiday season with social distancing built-in. Renowned actor and raconteur, Queens native Kevin
Queens County Farm Museum
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
Jan 15 @ 3:30 pm – 4:45 pm
3:30 pm
Young readers will gather in a relaxed atmosphere to take turns reading a “book of the month” together. A copy of the book will be given to each child and an APEC educator will engage and encourage the children as they read. The program includes a related activity and animal meet and greet. Your child
Alley Pond Environmental Center
4:00 pm
Join FTH Deputy Director Sami Abu Shumays as he talks about what makes a compelling grant application. Whether applying for an artist grant, residency, or other opportunities, there are common questions funders ask for in their applications. During this workshop, we will go over some of those commonly asked questions to help you write a better
Flushing Town Hall at Home
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 January
ONLINE/Green Space
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
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
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
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