Local Produce – Festival of the Performing Arts

JUNE 3, 12 NOON – 8 PM

FREE ADMISSION!

Spoke the Hub’s LOCAL PRODUCE (mini) FESTIVAL of the PERFORMING ARTS, now in its 26th season, is a community-based, grass roots, cultural “green market” featuring the diversity, creativity and vitality of Brooklyn’s own performing artists-in-residence of all ages.

Schedule of Artists, Events & Activities
Schedule subject to change without notice

Noon-5:00pm ON THE BLOCK
CIVIC ARCHITECTURE WORKSHOP w/ Severn Clay-Youman
CHALK DRAWING STREET EXHIBIT
LOCAL COLOR Community Art Projects w/ Velandria Family Artists
MONKEY DO! YOGA w/ Marni Sandler
OPEN SOURCE / KOKO NYC Power Up Projects & Constructions w/ Monika Wuhrer
SOCCER, SPRINKLER, BICYCLE/TRICYCLE, SCOOTER & SKATEBOARD AREAS
STREET LAWN LOUNGE & GAMES provided by 5th Avenue BID

NOON: Street Fun & Games w/ Lori Jorgensen

2:30pm YOUNG ARTISTS PERFORMANCE SHOWCASE
Brooklyn Conservatory of Music Students (Melody Abberg, Director)
Gowanus Wildcats Drill Team (Renee Flowers, Director)
Moonlit Angels (Deanna Swan, Director)
MS 839 Musical Theater Students (Kaila Collins & Jenna Weinberg, Directors)
Philippa Schuyler Middle School/ I.S. 383 (Carol Lonnie, Director)
Spoke the Hub Ballerinas (Sarah Pope, Instructor)
Spoke the Hub Young Artists Dance/Theater (Elise Long, Director)
Spoke the Hub Youth Dance Repertory Ensemble (Gentry Isaiah, Instructor)
Spoke the Hub Hip Hop Crew (Mikki Tuesday, Instructor)

WORKSHOPS & DEMOS FOR ALL AGES
Zumba Dance Workout w/ Bethina Sayegh Flores
1:45pm Martial Arts Demos & Workshops:
Raízes do Brasil Capoeira w/ Eder Souza
Karate w/ Randolph James Dojo
2:00pm Preschool Singalong w/ Monkey Do! Yoga
3:00pm Preschool Yoga, Movement & Mindfulness w/ Monkey Do! Yoga
3:30pm “Hip Hop For All!“ Street Dance Workshop w/ Mikki Tuesday
4:00pm  MandarinLab: Chinese Dance, Calligraphy, Music & Language w/ Monkey Do! Yoga
4:30pm African Dance & Drumming Workshop w/ Grace Drums Company
7:00pm Salsa Dance Basics w/ Yhedica Perez

5:30 DANCE/MUSIC/THEATER SHOWCASE
Awo Iyam Dance & Drum Sisterhood
Ann Dragich / Tap Dance
Catey Ott Thompson/ Modern Dance
Freestyle Repertory Theatre / Theatre Improv
Lori Belilove & The Isadora Duncan Dance Company
Genesis / Contemporary Ballet
Grace Drums Company
Jacqueline Dugal / Dugal Dance Projects
International Affair / Street Dance
Kaina Quenga / Polynesian Dance
Mari Meade Dance Collective (MMDC)
Mindy Toro & Dancers / New Dance
Yhedica Perez / Salsa

7:30pm DANCING IN THE STREETS  w/ ART LILLARD’S HEAVENLY BIG BAND

 


LOCAL PRODUCE 2017 has been made possible by the generous support of Astoria Bank, Dime Bank, Union Hall, Union Market, Friends of Spoke the Hub Dancing, and through public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs.


Please email spoke@spokethehub.org if you would like to be involved with an activity of your own. All ideas are welcome.