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DVP DANCE AND THE BEAUTY OF AGE FESTIVAL
December 8 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
DANCES FOR A VARIABLE POPULATION PRESENTS DANCE AND THE BEAUTY OF AGE FESTIVAL A COLLABORATIVE CELEBRATION OF 20TH CENTURY DANCEMAKERS
Celebrating the ideas and the bodies of older dancers, Dances For A Variable Population (DVP) will present two performances and one interactive workshop of Dance and the Beauty of Age, a public dance project performed by legendary dancers and non- professional senior dancers.
As part of DVP’s 10th year of free performances in iconic spaces, the world premiere of Dance and the Beauty of Age will take place in at The Faison Firehouse Theater in Harlem on Saturday, Dec 8 at 2pm and 6pm, with a workshop exploring dance and older bodies at 12 PM. All performances are FREE. RSVP required: 347-683-2691 or Ashley@dvpnyc.org
PROGRAM AND VENUE INFORMATION
Performances: 2 PM and 6PM Workshop: 12 PM
Faison Firehouse Theater 6 Hancock Place
Take the A, D, C, B train to 125th St. and walk one block south to Hancock Place.
The theatre is between St. Nicholas and Morningside Ave.
About West Harlem Development Corporation
West Harlem Development Corporation (WHDC) is a New York City-based nonprofit 501 (c) (3) organization incorporated in 2011 whose mission is to promote increased economic opportunities and quality of life to sustain a vibrant West Harlem. WHDC’s core program areas are education, workforce and economic development, and affordable housing. With its slogan “solutions through collaborations”, WHDC partially achieves its mission through grantmaking to nonprofit organizations to provide services that benefit the residents of New York City’s Manhattan Community District 9 (MCD9), more commonly referred to as West Harlem. The boundaries of MCD9 are defined as: South to North from 110th Street to 155th Street; East to West from Manhattan, Morningside, St. Nicholas, Bradhurst, Edgecombe Avenues to the Hudson River.