Meet at the entrance to the park on the north side of 79th Street
New York, NY
Cost: Free. Children and pets welcomed.
For all ages
Gneiss, Schist and Striate is a dance choreographed by Philippa Kaye inspired by the geology and strata of activity in Riverside Park featuring dancers Arletta Anderson, Cara Heerdt, Cara Liguori, Kensaku Shinohara, and volunteers. At 6:15pm the audience shall be led to the performance site. At 7:00pm there will be a post-performance reception organized by the choreographer at The Ginger Man restaurant in the rotunda.
About Philippa Kaye Company
Philippa Kaye Company presents the wonder and absurdity of our physical existence through dance and multimedia. Initiated in 2003 by dance maker Philippa Kaye, who specializes in site-specific and new work, the Brooklyn-based company enlivened the pathways and exhibits of Prospect Park Zoo with site-specific dances for three summers and has also brought people together in galleries, theaters, gardens, and schools; Location One, Dancenow/NYC Fall Festival, Pratt Institute, Movement Research, 92nd St Y, Dixon Place, Sarah Lawrence College, 418 Space (Santa Cruz, CA.), Goose Route Festival (VA), and self-produced concerts at University Settlement, Baryshnikov Arts Center, Merce Cunningham Studio, and Center for Performance Research.