June, 15-22, 2019
REVIVAL 3: It's About Time
Company: Dances For A Variable Population
Venue: Grants Memorial Tomb
Location: Manhattan, NY
REVIVAL 3: IT’S ABOUT TIME,
A COLLABORATIVE CELEBRATION OF 20TH CENTURY DANCEMAKERS
Celebrating women, dance and the beauty of age, Dances For A Variable Population (DVP) will present three performances and two interactive workshops of REVIVAL 3: It’s About Time, an outdoor public dance project featuring 10 legendary dance artists and 75 non-professional senior dancers, who in some ways allow us to become time travelers. Through their memories and dancing bodies, we can journey to the dance traditions of other times. REVIVAL 3: It’s About Time, connects a multi-generational dance company with female choreographers in their 60s, 70s and 80s.
REVIVAL 3: It’s About Time,will take place on Saturday, June 15 at 5pm and 7pm at Grant’s Memorial Tomb at Riverside and 122nd Street in Manhattan, with a workshop, ALL TOGETHER DANCE at 3 PM and on Saturday,
June 22 at 4PM at Queensbridge Park at 41st Ave & Vernon Blvd. in Long Island City, with ALL TOGETHER DANCE workshop at 5PM. All performances are free.
DVP welcomes choreographers Tina Bush (Forces of Nature), Ara Fitzgerald (Daniel Nagrin’s Workgroup), Ellen Graff
(Martha Graham Company), Elizabeth Keen (Paul Taylor Dance Company, Helen Tamiris), Audrey Madison (Charles Moore Dance Theatre), Myna Majors (The WNBA N.Y. Liberty Timeless Torches), Sandra Rivera (founding member of Ballet Hispanico), Alice Teirstein (Young Dancemakers Company) , Marnie Thomas Woods (Martha Graham Company) along with artistic director of DVP Naomi Goldberg Haas. REVIVAL 3: It’s About Time, will also feature 75 seniors from DVP’s free MOVEMENT SPEAKS® programs which take place at over 19 sites across the city.
Dances For A Variable Population
122 and Riverside Drive, NY 10027 Queensbridge Park, 41st Ave & Vernon Blvd. in Long Island City
Manhattan, NY, 10027
June 15, 2019: 5:00pm, 7:00pm
June 22, 2019: 4:00pm