Brooklyn Contra Family Dance Party
November 10 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Make a festival game such as ring toss, corn hole, or giant jenga. At 2 & 3 pm, dance masters Carl Levine and Helen White, joined by internationally-renowned musicians Cynthia Shaw (piano) and Naomi Morse (fiddle), lead an interactive program of musical movement, singing games and lively community dances, from American and international traditions. Plus lost of other classes and workshops throughout the day.
Bounce, glide or leap in an exciting exhibition/dance space designed to introduce children and families to the delights of dance as an art form, as an expression of diverse cultures and traditions, and as a healthy physical activity. Interact with an immersive video projection dome dance portal to learn with…
In a dynamic, hands-on environment, watch, follow, collaborate with, and take inspiration from working contemporary artists in studio workspaces. Explore the work of a diverse set of artists who work with materials and techniques such as assemblage/collage, fiber arts, technology/new media and paper.
Celebrate Native American culture with performances by ‒Thunderbird American Indian Dancers, Native American games like the ring and pin, hacky sack, and the stick game, themed storytimes.