Paul Winter’s 41st Annual Winter Solstice Celebration
December 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
Seven-time Grammy winner Paul Winter and his colleagues annual feast of music and dancing from the diversity of cultures and creatures of the world goes online. Watch be a retrospective tapestry highlighting iconic performances from the first four decades of the event.
In keeping with the inclusivist embrace of the solstices and the intercultural, ecumenical, welcoming tradition of the concert’s usual home, the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, this video features, Abdel Salaam’s Forces of Nature Dance Theatre with their 25 dancers and drummers, Russia’s 10-member Dmitri Pokrovsky Ensemble and an international array of special guest musicians.
Alvin Ailey Dance Theater starts off its digital season with a celebration of 60 years of Ailey’s beloved masterpiece with “Revelations Reimagined” filmed at Wave Hill Public Garden olus, appearances by special celebrity guests Sterling K. Brown, Jasmine Guy, Jillian Hervey of Lion Babe, Nigel Lythgoe, Tarell Alvin McCraney, Phylicia Rashad, Shonda Rhimes,…
Watch a spirited holiday mash-up for the entire family recorded live at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center. Virtuosic break dancing tells an uplifting, family-friendly story set in the 1980s and today. Maria-Clara and the Nutcracker Prince go on a dream adventure battling a gang of mice, visiting the land of sweets and learning the lessons…More info
Kids, teens, and families are invited to join Whitney Educators for free weekly online art classes. Experiment, create, and learn together with at-home art materials. Each week features a new theme and project connected to a work of art in the Whitney’s collection or current exhibitions.More info
Join New York City Ballet artists via Zoom for a series of lively Saturday morning movement activities. Each 30-minute workshop taught by a NYCB dancer includes a warm-up and choreography inspired by George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker. Stretch, twirl, and leap on a journey to the Land of Sweets where we will explore basic ballet concepts and…More info