Jazz Movie Night on the Terrace
Artpark Theater Terrace
THURSDAY NIGHTS ON THE TERRACE
Enjoy a series of themed events on the Artpark terrace (unless noted). Wine and beer will be available for purchase (21+).
DRUM CIRCLE - Come Together, Right Now
July 5 / 7:00pm Emerald Grove Stage
Admission: $7 (drums provided, if needed)
Join Steve Bell of the Drum Circle Facilitators’ Guild, to create a magical, musical moment. Bell, a life-long percussionist with extensive experience, will bring the community together in a collective percussion ensemble, celebrating unity, peace, and music. No musical experience necessary.
SWING NIGHT with SVETLANA AND THE DELANCEY FIVE
July 12 / 8:00pm dance instruction; 8:30pm music
Swing and sway to the strains of Svetlana & The Delancey Five, an internationally known swing band who has headlined sold-out shows throughout New York City. They are sure to get you on your feet, dancing to the beat of their infectious tunes and Svetlana’s red-hot vocals.
July 26 / 6:30pm
Admission: $30 (canvas, paints, brushes and other supplies provided)
Pre-registration required: email Suzanne at [email protected] to register
Ever wanted to try your hand at painting a masterpiece? Under the tutelage of Kristen Raimondi, you are sure to create a work of art you will be proud to hang on your wall. A well-known local artist and educator, Raimondi's step by step painting technique is practically fool-proof.
August 2 / 7:00pm dance instruction; 7:30pm music
Admission: $7 social dance; $10 lesson only; $15 lesson and dance
Let your body and soul surrender to the sultry sounds of Argentine Tango. TangoSphere will provide traditional, Argentine tango tunes and sought-after Tango instructor, Katya, will teach tango lessons before the social dance. No partner required!
August 16 / 7:00pm dance instruction; 7:30pm music
Admission: $3 lesson only; $7 music
Strut and shuffle to the toe-tapping tunes of Distant View, one of the area’s premier country bands. Distant View plays many genres of cover music, including their own creative, original material. Dance instruction provided by Margaret Nucci and Friends.
The story of Jazz Trumpeter Lee Morgan.