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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. 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.

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

 

GLOBAL WATER DANCES

 

NEW YORK 2017 SITES

 

 

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

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NYC | Brooklyn (Red Hook)

Water Site: Upper NY Bay @ Water Front Museum

Address: 290 Conover Street

Site Leader: Deirdre Towers with bigbangdance

Time:

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NYC | Queens (Long Island City)

Water Site: Gantry Plaza State Park

Address: 4-09 47th Road

Site Leader: Mindy Levokove

Time:

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NYC | Staten Island

Water Site: Silver Lake @ Silver Lake Park

Address: Silver Lake Park Road

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

Time:

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NYC

Water Site:

Address:

Site Leader: Margaret Plaza of Omega Dance Company

Time:

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Upstate | Buffalo-Niagara Falls

Water Site:

Address:

Site Leader: Cynthia Pegado

Time:

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Upstate | High Falls

Water Site: Delaware & Hudson Canal

Address:

Site Leader: Leslee Rachel Cooper

Time:

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Upstate | Rochester

Water Site: Genesee River

Address:

Site Leader: Sarah Johnson

Time:

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Upstate | Watkins Glen

Water Site: Seneca Lake @ Clute Park

Address: 155 S. Clute Park Drive

Site Leader: Amy Bush

Time:

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UPCOMING EVENTS

 

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

Mon, May 22 at Artichoke Dance Company, from 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Wed, May 24 at Hudson River Park, from 4:00pm to 5:30pm

 

Call 1 (347) 898-8950 with any questions or for more details about rehearsals and events.

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Contact Us

info@globalwaterdancesny.org