Los Pleneros de la 21
July 2 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Suggested Ages: All
Grammy-nominated Los Pleneros de la 21, the premier East Harlem-based ensemble and non-profit community organization, brings the sounds and sights of traditional Puerto Rican music and dance to Lincoln Center. and get you on your feet.
Prior to the concert, join Lincoln Center teaching artists for a pre-show family workshop.
Also check out the gorgeous installation GATHER.
Five of the city’s most iconic dance companies – Ballet Hispánico, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, American Ballet Theatre, New York City Ballet, and Dance Theatre of Harlem share the spotlight and an outdoor stage with dancers and pieces from across the companies featured each night.
Daily at 5 pm, join all-ages dance workshops taught…More info
Enjoy free outdoor jazz performances presented by the Lincoln Square BID The summer concert series, curated by saxophonist Eric Person, celebrates the neighborhood’s rich musical culture in a jewel like park in the heart of Lincoln Square with lots of tables and chairs to lunch and listen.
Grab food from nearby Épicerie Boulud and…More info
Take free dance classes with acclaimed local dance troupe Ballet Hispánico in a lush three-acre green space by a new luxury apartment building.
On Saturday mornings, kids ages 3-10 can learn styles ranging from Rumba Flamenca to Afrobeats. On Thursday evenings, adults learn salsa, Afrobeats, hip-hop and more.
Enjoy free music and dance performances at a lush three-acre green space. On Mondays, classical cellist Luke Krafka perform; a variety of talented artists take to the stage on Wednesdays.
Seating is first-come, first-served; the lawn opens at 5pm. Bring your own blankets and picnic.More info