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FILM WORKS ALFRESCO: “Won’t you be my Neighbor?” with Pre-show ‘Who Took the Cookies from the Cookie Jar?’ by WonderSpark Puppets at Inwood Hill Park

Pre-show puppet show of Who Took the Cookies from the Cookie Jar by WonderSpark Puppets at 7:00pm.  The classic children’s song comes to life in this hilarious mystery show.  Join detective Mystery Max as he searches for clues to find whodunit. The audience will sing songs and call out to help Max find the missing cookies and solve the case.  Themes include making friends, saying sorry, and the scientific method.

Documentary (2018, USA).  Appropriate for families.  Pre-show puppet show of ‘Who Took the Cookies from the Cookie Jar’ by WonderSpark Puppets at 7:30pm.

Won’t You Be My Neighbor? takes an intimate look at America’s favorite neighbor: Fred Rogers. The documentary tells the story of a soft-spoken minister, puppeteer, writer and producer whose show was beamed daily into homes across America for more than 30 years.

In his beloved television program, Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood, Rogers and his cast of puppets and friends spoke directly to young children about some of life’s weightiest issues in a simple, direct fashion. There hadn’t been anything like Mr. Rogers on television before, and there hasn’t been since.

 

Taikoza at Muscota Marsh in Inwood Hill Park

Come discover the wonderful world that Taikoza creates through sounds and sights. Experience the thunderous sounds like never before. Taikoza is a unique Taiko group that features taiko drums, shakuhachi and  fue  in a mind-blowing performances. Taikoza will make you rediscover Taiko and bring you a raw energy that will energize your senses.

The group is led by musical director Marco Lienhard- an international Shakuhachi virtuoso. Taikoza is truly a unique professional Taiko group that blends these instruments to their performance to create a thrilling experience. You will feel energized and renewed after experiencing Taikoza.

Taikoza has thrilled and entertained audiences of all ages around the world. Come and discover the world of Taikoza. Taiko has the unique power to bring people together.

These concerts are possible with the help of your generous and thoughtful donations and the the support of Grants from UMEZ, LMCC, Department of cultursal Affairs of NYC and Columbia Hospital.

Film Works Alfresco: El Libro de la Vida (The Book of Life) & Pre-show Musical Performance, Uptown Guitars

Pre-show musical performance by The Uptown Guitars at 6:30pm.

From producer Guillermo del Toro and director Jorge Gutierrez comes an animated comedy with a unique visual style.  El Libro de la Vida is the journey of Manolo, a young man who is torn between fulfilling the expectations of his family and following his heart. Before choosing which path to follow, he embarks on an incredible adventure that spans three fantastical worlds where he must face his greatest fears. Rich with a fresh take on pop music favorites, The Book of Life encourages us to celebrate the past while looking forward to the future.