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Clark Center Dance Festival with a not-to-be-missed 2nd Annual DANCE PARTY

Clark Center Dance Festival with a not-to-be-missed 2nd Annual DANCE PARTY


Clark Center NYC and El Barrio’s Artspace


Clark Center Dance Festival
New York, NY


Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 4:00pm
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 2:30pm
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 4:00pm
Friday, October 19, 2018 - 7:30pm daily through October 20, 2018
Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 3:00pm daily through October 20, 2018
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 7:00pm daily through October 20, 2018
Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 6:00pm daily through October 20, 2018



Clark Center NYC and El Barrio’s Artspace

Clark Center NYC and El Barrio’s Artspace join together for a two-week dance festival, from Sunday, October 14 through Saturday, October 27. The festival will offer Dance Classes, a 2-day Dance Showcase and Dance Films ending with our second annual DJ Dance Party.



Sun, Oct 14, noon – 4:00 pm — Open House/Dance Sampler - 1⁄2 hour dance classes taught by Clark Center and El Barrio’s Artspace. Classes in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Flamenco, Hip hop and Caribbean dance. EVERYONE WELCOME. Take one or take ALL! FREE

Tues, Oct 16, 2:30pm — Line Dancing with Ramona Candy FREE

Tues. Oct 16, 6pm — Flamenco Class with Xianix Barrera $10

Wed, Oct 17, 4pm— Ballet class with Sheila Rohan for beginners or anyone who ever wanted to try! (Teens welcome) FREE

Fri, Oct 19 & Sat, Oct 20, 7:30 pm — Dance Showcase with Dancers from Clark Center andArtspace including Alpha Omega Theatrical Dance Theater, Preeti Vasudevan, Sandra Rivera, Nathaniel Trice, Ntrinsik, 5 Plus Ensemble, Xianix Barrera, Marusya Madubuko, Douglas Carter III and Elliott Ortiz.$15

Sun, Oct 21, 3:00 pm — Noel Hall’s Afro-Caribbean Dance Class celebrating Lavinia Williams with live drummers $15

Thurs, Oct 25, 7:00 pm — Screening of Dance Films including dance shorts (Kathe Sandler’sRemembering Thelma and Ayoka Chenzira’s documentary about Syvilla Fort, They Danced to Her Drums)and screening of Lelia Goldoni’s Genius on the Wrong Coast, a documentary about Lester Horton,theinnovativemodern-dancechoreographerandteacher. FREE

Sat, Oct 27, 6:00-10:00 pm — House Party / Dance party with DJ and refreshments. Honoring Joan Peters Edwina Tyler, Ted Berger and Ronald K. Alexander

Tickets: $25, $10 for children and seniors

Clark Center NYC is dedicated to preserving the history and continuing the legacy of The Clark Center for the Performing Arts, which Alvin Ailey helped to create in 1959 as a uniquely diverse arts community in New York City. A rich resource for dancers, choreographers, students and others interested in dance, Clark Center NYC expands its website content, archives, education/mentoring, symposia and presentations to honor the past, champion the present and build for the future.

El Barrio’s Artspace PS109 is a community-driven project which has transformed an abandoned public school building in East Harlem into an arts facility with 89 units of affordable live/work housing for artists and their families and 10,000 square feet of complementary space for arts organizations. El Barrio’s Artspace PS 109 is located at 215 E. 99th Street

For scheduling, and more information about the festival and tickets, please visitwww.clarkcenternyc.org. Tickets should be purchased with Eventbrite at: goo.gl/PQouJC or https://www.eventbrite.com/e/clark-center-nyc-el-barrio-artspace-dance-festival-tickets-49180874319

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