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
Section I. Ritual: Opening ceremony specific to each site.
Section II. Local Dance: Choreographic showcase inspired by local water issues.
Section III. Global Dance: Simultaneous choreography (movement choir) done by all the performers worldwide to the same piece of music, connecting participants and audience globally.
Section IV. Participatory Dance: Audience participation in a very simple movement sequence.
Experience the official international choreography for GWD's June 15th event.
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-3:30pmCLICK HERE>
Water Site: Prospect Park Lake
Address: Prospect Park
Site Leader: Elena Sans Lopez & Davalois Fearon
Time: 11:00am AND 5:00pmCLICK HERE>
Water Site: Upper NY Bay @ Water Front Museum
Address: 290 Conover Street
Site Leader: Deirdre Towers & Natasha Alhadeff-Jones
Time: 11:30am-1:30pmCLICK HERE>
Water Site: Hudson River - Wagner Park
Address: 20 Battery Place, just north of Battery Park
Site Leader: Marilyn Green of Trinity Movement Choir
Time: 2:00pm-3:00pmCLICK HERE>
Water Site: Hudson River Park - Clinton Cove (Pier 95)
Address: West 55th Street
Site Leader: Margaret Elaine Plaza, Co-Director of Omega Dance Company
Time: 1:00pm-2:30pmCLICK HERE>
Water Site: Silver Lake @ Silver Lake Park
Address: Silver Lake Concert Area near Forest Avenue
Site Leader: cre-a-tion dance collective
Time: 1:00pm-4:00pmCLICK HERE>
Water Site: Buffalo River
Address: Canalside Buffalo
Site Leader: Cynthia Pegado
Time: June 20 at 10:30amCLICK HERE>
Water Site: Delaware & Hudson Canal 5 Lock Walk
Address: Depuy Canal House
Site Leader: Leslee Rachel Cooper
Time: 2:00pmCLICK HERE>
Water Site: Genesee River
Address: Bank of the Genesee River
Site Leader: Sarah Johnson
Water Site: Seneca Lake @ Clute Park
Address: 155 S. Clute Park Drive
Site Leader: Amy Bush
Time: 6:30pmCLICK HERE>
We have lots to celebrate. Let's get together and share our experiences and plan for 2019! All are invited: site leaders, choreographers, dancers, environmentalists, production assistants, guests, community members... the more the merrier.
Call 1 (347) 898-8950 with any questions or for more details about rehearsals and events.
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