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THE DANCE IN NEW YORK


On Saturday, June 24, people around the world will dance again for water. There will be several outdoor events in New York. The dances will be both choreographed and improvised. People of all ages will join!


Click HERE for the full list of NY GWD locations

 


 

 

Each event on June 24th will be unique to its location and consist of:

 

Section I: An opening ceremony & welcoming warm-up

 

Section II: Local choreographic showcase inspired by water themes

 

Section III: Global water dance performed across the globe

 

Section IV: Audience participation in simple water choreography and free-form movement

 

 

Experience the official international choreography for GWD's June 15th event.

CLICK HERE FOR AN EXCERPT FROM THE 2011 HUDSON RIVER PARK EVENT

 

GLOBAL WATER DANCES

 

NEW YORK 2017 SITES

 

 

NYC | Brooklyn (Coney Island)

Water Site: Coney Island Beach

Address: Coney Island Beach at West 12th Street

Site Leader: Nick Fracaro of International Culture Lab

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NYC | Brooklyn (Park Slope)

Water Site: Gowanus Canal @ Promenade Whole Foods

Address: 3rd Street between 3rd Avenue and Bond Street

Site Leader: Lynn Neuman of Artichoke Dance Company

Time: 12:30pm-3:30pm

 

NYC | Brooklyn (Red Hook)

Water Site: Upper NY Bay @ Water Front Museum

Address: 290 Conover Street

Site Leader: Deirdre Towers with bigbangdance

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NYC | Manhattan

Water Site:

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Site Leader: Margaret Plaza of Omega Dance Company

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NYC | Queens

Water Site:

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Site Leader: Mindy Levokove

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NYC | Staten Island

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Site Leader: Simone Johnson of cre-a-tion dance collective

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Upstate | Buffalo-Niagara Falls

Water Site:

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Site Leader: Cynthia Pegado

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Upstate | High Falls

Water Site: Delaware & Hudson Canal

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Site Leader: Leslee Rachel Cooper

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Upstate | Rochester

Water Site: Genesee River

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Site Leader: Sarah Johnson

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Upstate | Watkins Glen

Water Site: Seneca Lake @ Clute Park

Address: 155 S. Clute Park Drive

Site Leader: Amy Bush

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Upstate | Syracuse

Water Site: Onondaga Lake

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UPCOMING EVENTS

 

Join us for our first two rehearsals of 2017 to learn Section III!

Mon, May 22 at Empire Fulton Ferry Park, from 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Wed, May 24 at the Jackie O Reservoir, from 4:30pm to 6:00pm

 

For more details and to learn about additional rehearsals and programs from our partners,

email us to join our mailing list, follow us on Facebook, and check back in to our website.

Contact Us

info@globalwaterdancesny.org