Tag Archives: Dance

Danza Highbridge Festival 2018

The Danza Highbridge Festival is UPCA’s annual dance festival in the drained swimming pool at Highbridge Park, celebrating traditional and cultural dance styles. Featuring works by:

A. Tan Dance
Arianne Meneses
Brinda Guha Kalamandir Dance Company
Dance Project of Washington Heights
Daniel Gold
Mallory Pettee
Navarra Novy-Williams
Segarra Dance Theatre Projects


Free but RSVP.
Doors open @4pm
Dancing starts @5pm

This event is in collaboration with NYC Parks. Curated by Cassie Nordgren.


Revelations with Lisa Johnson-Willingham at Highbridge Park Lawn

NYC Parks and Ailey Extension are bringing dance to the people.
Celebrate Ailey’s 60th Anniversary with a special Revelations dance workshop with former Ailey dancer and Ailey Extension Director Lisa Johnson-Willingham.
About Alvin Ailey Extension: The Ailey Extension offers real classes for real people to embody the legacy of Mr. Ailey by bringing dance back to the people and making dance accessible to all people. Our instructors are committed to creating a welcoming and inclusive environment to give you an unforgettable dance experience.

Nights at Sugar Hill

Join us on the ‘Stoop’ for our final session of our summer program Nights at Sugar Hill featuring Harlem Swing Dance Society with Patience Higgins and the Sugar Hill Quartet. It will be an evening of dancing, music, art making, and more!

About Nights at Sugar Hill
Nights at Sugar Hill is a public program series dedicated to highlighting the history and legacy of the Sugar Hill neighborhood and Northern Manhattan. Held every third Thursday evening of the month, and open to the general public, Nights at Sugar Hill features artist’s talks, performances, and conversations with leading Sugar Hill historians.

Collective States: A Movement Improvisation at Inwood Hill Park

NoMAA invites the community to move together in a dance improvisation interacting with the natural environment. Come gather with your neighbors in a meditative exploration of the environment. Playfully connect to each other through movement and a final musical dance jam.

NoMAA invita a la comunidad a moverse juntos en una improvisación de baile interactuando con el entorno natural. Venga a reunirse con sus vecinos en una exploración meditativa del medio ambiente. Conecte de forma divertida con cada uno a través del movimiento y concluiremos con una sesión de música y danza.