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40 free events take place on Wednesday, June 19 in New York City. Don't miss the opportunities that only New York provides! Exciting, high quality, unique and off the beaten path free events and free things to do take place in New York today, tonight, tomorrow and each day of the year, any time of the day: whether it's a weekday or a weekend, day or night, morning or evening or afternoon, December or July, April or November! These events will take your breath away!

New York City (NYC) never ceases to amaze you with quantity and quality of its free culture and free entertainment. Check out June 19 and see for yourself. Summer or Winter, Spring or Fall! Just click on any day of the calendar above and you'll find most inspiring and entertaining free events to go to and free things to do on each day of June . Don't miss the opportunities that only New York provides!

Some events take place all year long: same day of the week, same time there are there for you to take advantage of. One of the oldest free weekly events in Manhattan is Dixieland Jazz with the Gotham Jazzmen, which happen at noon every Tuesday. Another example of an event that you can attend all year round on weekdays is Federal Reserve Bank Tour, which takes place every week day at 1 pm (but advanced reservations are required). You can take at least 13 free tours every day of the year, except the New Year Day, July 4th, and the Christmas Day. If you are classical music afficionado, you can spend whole day in New York going from one free classical concert to another. If you love theater, then New York gives you an option to attend plays and musicals free of charge, or at deep discount. You just need to have information about it. And we are here to make that information available to you.
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40 free things to do in New York City (NYC) on Wednesday, June 19, 2024

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free events nyc October 7th, 06:29AM: An Immersive Exhibition on Nova Music Festival Massacre
free events nyc Trio Blends Brazilian, African, and Portuguese Sounds
free events nyc Some Sing: A Juneteenth Celebration
free events nyc Everybody Tango!
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Workshop | Boot Camp Workout


An early-morning core body Boot Camp. Rotations through exercises like crunches, planks, push-ups, burpees, and mountain climbers ensure a mixture of cardio and strength training that will keep you coming back, and seeing results. No equipment necessary; smiles and high fives welcome.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Workshops, June 19, 2024, 06/19/2024, Boot Camp Workout

Tour | 13 Tours, All City Neighborhoods, Any Time Of The Day, Choose One Tour Or Many


These free tours take place at various times during the day, all day long. You can make reservations for as many tours as your schedule allows. SoHo, Little Italy and Chinatown Brooklyn Bridge, Brooklyn Heights + DUMBO 3 Hour Lower Manhattan Harlem Chelsea and the High Line 6 Hour Downtown Combined Greenwich Village Central Park Lower Manhattan Midtown Manhattan Grand Central Terminal Graffiti and Street Art Tours World Trade Center
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Tours, June 19, 2024, 06/19/2024, 13 Tours, All City Neighborhoods, Any Time Of The Day, Choose One Tour Or Many

Workshop | Catch-and-Release Fishing


The Harlem Meer is a thriving aquatic ecosystem that supports a wide variety of fish, waterfowl, turtles, plants and microorganisms. Some of the fish living in the Meer include large-mouth bass, pumpkinseed sunfish, bluegill sunfish, carp, and chain pickerel. Fishing poles are available to borrow. Instruction and bait are provided.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Workshops, June 19, 2024, 06/19/2024, Catch-and-Release Fishing

Park Walk | Park Tour: From Freight to Flowers


Hear the story behind New York City's park in the sky: an insider's perspective on the park's history, design, and landscape.
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Workshop | Ribbon Dancing


Combine cardio with artistry as you wave long ribbons in the air to create rainbows, waterfalls, dragons and ocean waves. Ribbon Dancing is as visually stunning as it is fun and easy to learn. All ages and skill levels are welcome. Ribbons will be available to borrow, but participants may also bring their own.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Fair | October 7th, 06:29AM: An Immersive Exhibition on Nova Music Festival Massacre


To celebrate the end of his two years of service as a medic in the Israel Defense Forces' paratrooper division, Tomer Meir joined 13 of his friends at the Nova Musica Festival on the weekend of October 6 in Re'im in southern Israel. It was his first ever music festival. "It was the best moments of my life. I can't explain the state we were in," the 21-year-old told the New York Jewish Week. "It was pure love -- people dancing, laughing, smiling. All the good stuff that we're living for." Until 6:29 a.m. on Saturday morning. The red alerts, the rockets and the running. "The music stopped. The rockets started. We started running for our lives," Meir said. Meir is a survivor of the Nova Music Festival Massacre, where Hamas militants killed 364 festival-goers and took at least 40 hotstages on the morning of Oct. 7. Six months after the attack, Meir is in New York sharing his story as part of an interactive exhibit about that day, which he says is helping him heal. The Nova Musical Festival exhibition, titled October 7th, 06:29AM, is an immersive step into what it was like to be at the festival when it was attacked. Screens show clips from the attack on Nova are displayed next to personal and camping items taken from the festival recreating the festival layout. The exhibit, which debuted in Tel Aviv for 10 weeks in December, was created by Israeli designers and cultural producers, many of whom were producers with the Nova Music Festival itself. It was brought to New York with the help of Scooter Braun, the Jewish-American music producer and philanthropist. The exhibit recreates the visuals and sounds of the Nova Music Festival massacre. But the New York version is in some ways "more intense," according to Yael Finkelstein, a volunteer who collected items from the Nova site and helped set up both the Tel Aviv and New York exhibit. New elements at the New York exhibit include dozens of video testimonies from survivors, Zaka volunteers and family members, as well as graphic raw footage taken on Oct. 7 from both festival-goers and Hamas militants. In addition, survivors of the massacre such as Meir and Sassi will be at the exhibit every day to share their stories and answer questions. Their goal, Meir said, is to show New Yorkers that the horror they experienced could happen to anyone.
   New York City, NY; NYC
11:00 am
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Fairs, June 19, 2024, 06/19/2024, October 7th, 06:29AM: An Immersive Exhibition on Nova Music Festival Massacre

Park Walk | Juneteenth Historic Walking Tour


A Ranger-led walk and talk about the cel­e­bra­tion of June­teenth, where vis­i­tors will explore the ori­gins of the hol­i­day and the his­to­ry of African-Amer­i­cans in ser­vice with the U.S. Army after the Amer­i­can Civ­il War.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Park Walks, June 19, 2024, 06/19/2024, Juneteenth Historic Walking Tour

Concert | Performers from 17 Broadway Shows Celebrate Juneteenth - Outdoors


This outdoor concert is open to all as the community gathers to honor this important holiday. Black culture and expression will be celebrated by Black Broadway artists performing songs, dances, and spoken word accompanied by live music provided by The Music Performance Trust Fund. Special guest speakers will also make appearances throughout the event. Michael James Scott will host, with more than 35 performers from the following 17 Broadway shows: Aladdin; & Juliet; Back to the Future: The Musical; Cabaret at the Kit Kat Club; Chicago; Harry Potter and the Cursed Child; The Heart of Rock and Roll; Hell’s Kitchen; Illinoise; The Lion King; MJ; Moulin Rouge! The Musical; The Notebook; Suffs; Water for Elephants; The Who’s Tommy; The Wiz; and the return of the kids of Young Gifted and Broadway. The exciting line-up of Broadway stars set to perform includes: Blu Allen, Donovan Louis Bazemore, Jace Bentley, Ronnie S. Bowman Jr., Maya Boyd, Tsilala Brock, Max Chambers, Taylor Colleton, Jay Copeland, Lorna Courtney, Charity Angél Dawson, Mariama Diop, Desmond Sean Ellington, Will Ervin Jr., Jerome Hermann-Hardeman, Dorian Harewood, Jackson Hayes, Najah Hetsberger, Afra Hines, Manny Houston, Jaylen Lyndon Hunter, Bre Jackson, Polanco Jones Jr., John-Michael Lyles, Mehret Marsh, Deja McNair, Alex Newell, Veronica Otim, Cristina Rae, Jelani Remy, William Rhem Jr., Albert Rhodes Jr., Walter Russell III, Antoine L. Smith, Nia Thompson, Lamont Walker II, Rachel Webb, NaTasha Yvette Williams, and Hailee Kaleem Wright. The 2024 Juneteenth Legacy Award will be presented to two-time Tony Award winner Phylicia Rashad, a versatile performer, director, educator, and humanitarian who has delighted generations of audiences through her work in beloved roles both in theatre and on screen.
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Concerts, June 19, 2024, 06/19/2024, Performers from 17 Broadway Shows Celebrate Juneteenth - Outdoors

Workshop | Pickleball on the Waterfront


Serve up some fun this spring, as you try your hand at pickleball on the scenic waterfront. Grab your favorite opponent to have a friendly match.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Lecture | Art and Internment: Heinz Henghes the Stowaway Sculptor (online)


Heinz Henghes (1906-1975) was born in Hamburg in 1906, a ‘Mischling’ of mixed Jewish and German descent. In America for almost 10 years before returning to Europe at a time of great political unrest Heinz spent time in Italy where he enjoyed the patronage of Ezra Pound, despite Pounds noted anti-semitism. In London at the outbreak of war Heinz was interned and sent to Australia on the notorious ship the Dunera.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Lectures, June 19, 2024, 06/19/2024, Art and Internment: Heinz Henghes the Stowaway Sculptor (online)

Workshop | Learn Juggling in the Park


Get in a quick lesson, stay for the whole time, or just enjoy watching them put their skills to the test. They're a friendly group and open to drop-ins, even if you catch them outside of the regular juggling lessons. All skill levels welcome. Equipment is provided.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Concert | Piano in the Park


Come on by and tap your toes to The Big Apple's finest ragtime, stride, and jazz pianists around! Featuring special events and performances by distinguished musicians. Today's pianist: Charlie Judkins.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Book Discussion | Writers Read


With: Kathy Curto, Hunter Klein, Beth Kwon, Steven Lewis, David Masello, Cari Pattison, Sarah Bracey White, Rhonda Zangwill
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Workshop | Adult Chorus


Directed by Church Street School of Music, the chorus is open to all who love to sing. Learn contemporary and classic songs and perform at community events throughout the year.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Workshop | Knitting in the Park


Take part in these beginner classes with Knitty City. Volunteers are avalible to teach you how to cast, knit, purl, and more!   Yarn and needles are provided.
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Book Discussion | Rooted: The American Legacy of Land Theft and the Modern Movement for Black Land Ownership


Author Brea Baker will be joined by acclaimed actor and activist Nicholas L. Ashe and The Gathering’s President Carmen Perez-Jordan for an enlightening conversation on the importance of land ownership and the ongoing struggle for justice. The discussion will highlight the themes of Baker’s book, focusing on the historical and current issues surrounding land theft and the empowerment of reclaiming ownership, including Baker’s personal story of reclaiming and farming her ancestors’ land in North Carolina. The event will also feature music and special guests including NYC Public Advocate Jumaane Williams, Tamika D. Mallory, Mysonne Linen, Dr. Tami Lee, Stanley Fritz, Rev. Stephen Green, Mack Graham, and members of Justice League NYC.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Book Discussions, June 19, 2024, 06/19/2024, Rooted: The American Legacy of Land Theft and the Modern Movement for Black Land Ownership

Park Walk | Juneteenth Historic Walking Tour


A Ranger-led walk and talk about the cel­e­bra­tion of June­teenth, where vis­i­tors will explore the ori­gins of the hol­i­day and the his­to­ry of African-Amer­i­cans in ser­vice with the U.S. Army after the Amer­i­can Civ­il War.
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Book Discussion | How to Make a Horror Movie and Survive: Filmmaker Uses Demonic Camera


From Bram Stoker Award‑nominated author Craig DiLouie comes a darkly humorous horror novel that sees a famous 80s slasher director set out to shoot the most terrifying horror movie ever made using an occult camera that might be (and probably is) demonic.
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Book Discussions, June 19, 2024, 06/19/2024, How to Make a Horror Movie and Survive: Filmmaker Uses Demonic Camera

Concert | Trio Blends Brazilian, African, and Portuguese Sounds


Forr? is a rich example from northeastern Brazil of how the blending of different styles can create a musical genre that is truly for all. Featuring accordion, zabumba and triangle accompanying rhythmic vocal harmonies, Trio Arrebol explores the intersection of Indigenous Brazilian, African, Portuguese and Caribbean cultures to present a style that makes you want to dance and relax in equal measure!
   New York City, NY; NYC
3:30 pm
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Concerts, June 19, 2024, 06/19/2024, Trio Blends Brazilian, African, and Portuguese Sounds

Workshop | Kayaking in the Park


Glide along the water this summer and fall in a protected embayment with public kayaking. Kayaking is offered throughout the summer. All levels are welcome including first-time kayakers - life vests and all equipment provided, as well as instruction. Children under 18 must have an adult guardian present.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Book Discussion | Make It Count: My Fight to Become the First Transgender Olympic Runner


CeCe Telfer's powerful new memoir is the inspiring story of the first openly transgender woman to win a NCAA title, and her efforts to achieve her Olympic dreams .
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Book Discussions, June 19, 2024, 06/19/2024, Make It Count: My Fight to Become the First Transgender Olympic Runner

Film | The Wiz (1978): Wizard of Oz Remake with Diana Ross, Michael Jackson


An adaptation of The Wizard of Oz that tries to capture the essence of the African-American experience. Director: Sidney Lumet Stars: Diana Ross, Michael Jackson. Nipsey Russell 134 min. Walkup yoga classes, guided meditation, a lindy hop class, and African dance with drummers will all kick off at 6PM. Movie starts at sunset.
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Films, June 19, 2024, 06/19/2024, The Wiz (1978): Wizard of Oz Remake with Diana Ross, Michael Jackson

Workshop | Midtown Dance: Afro Dance


A weekly dance classes in the heart of Midtown Manhattan hosted and produced by Talia Castro-Pozo featuring dances of the African diaspora including Bomba, Afro Fusion, Afro Brazilian and more.
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Workshop | Park Yoga


Bring your mat and water and enjoy one hour of yoga with New York City’s top instructors.
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Dancing | Salsa Social in the Park


Dancers of all ages and skill levels come together at this weekly Salsa party. Kick things off with a free class from 6-6:30pm and then open dancing the rest of the evening with incredible instructors from Salsa Dura NY.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Concert | Some Sing: A Juneteenth Celebration


Any cultural historian will tell you that blues, jazz, rock, R&B, Hip-Hop, zydeco, and country can all trace their roots back to Black innovators, making the history of popular music in America and Black music in America inextricably bound. This truth is at the heart of historian, artist, and curator Carl Hancock Rux's 2024 Juneteenth Celebration, a campus-wide jubilee of Black sound in all its vernacular and complex manifestations. Rux's vision acknowledges how music unites a people and acts as an agent for growth and freedom, referencing the uses of the art in work songs, prison laments, spirituals, and commemorations. At different performance spaces across campus, visitors will hear performances by influential free jazz experimentalist Cooper-Moore, Brooklyn singer-songwriter Tamar-kali, Bronx-born soul musician Stephanie McKay, and many more, culminating in a concert set with Herb Alpert award-winning composer Toshi Reagon (Parable of the Sower) and her full band.
   New York City, NY; NYC
6:00 pm
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Concerts, June 19, 2024, 06/19/2024, Some Sing: A Juneteenth Celebration

Book Discussion | The Playbook: A Story of Theater, Democracy, and the Making of a Culture War


Scholar James Shapiro and playwright Ayad Akhtar in a conversation on theater and democracy, art and citizenship—an interrogation of the American cultural and political landscape then and now as presented in The Playbook, Shapiro’s new history of the rise and fall of the Federal Theatre Project.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Book Discussions, June 19, 2024, 06/19/2024, The Playbook: A Story of Theater, Democracy, and the Making of a Culture War

Dancing | Everybody Tango!


Enjoy introductory Argentine Tango lessons, music, and dancing in the open air with Strictly Tango NYC. Lessons are held at 6:40pm. and 7:40pm, with social dance time between lessons.
   New York City, NY; NYC
6:30 pm
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Dancings, June 19, 2024, 06/19/2024, Everybody Tango!

Workshop | Yoga: Evening Salute to the Sun


End your day with yoga in a beautiful sunset setting. Suitable for all fitness levels. Please wear comfortable and bring your own mat.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Play | Henry IV: Shakespeare Throughout the Park


This production is staged in Panoramic Theatre. Audience members physically follow the actors from place to place throughout the Park venue, entering the world of the play and becoming mobile participants in the story unfolding around them. Presetned by the New York Classical Theatre.
   New York City, NY; NYC
7:00 pm
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Plays, June 19, 2024, 06/19/2024, Henry IV: Shakespeare Throughout the Park

Workshop | Bingo in the Park


Game on! Free to play and prizes for every win! Hosted by comedian Andy Ross with music by DJ Flip Bundlez.
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Concert | Funk, Soul, R&B, Jazz, and More in a Park


Juneteenth UNITYFEST celebrates achievements, addresses challenges, and collaborates for lasting economic impact in African American communities. DJ Spinna will headline this celebration of freedom and resilience. Renowned for his genre-defying mastery, Spinna's electrifying sets traverse Hip-Hop, soul, R&B, jazz, funk, and house. Peven Everett, Merlin Bobb, Monique Bingham, Voices of a People's History, and others will join the celebration to nurture a deeper conversation on unity by honoring the voices, stories, and traditions that lend themselves to the rich and diverse tapestry that is American history and culture. Come ready to dance and commemorate Juneteenth in style! About the Performers DJ Spinna is a world-renowned DJ, producer, remixer, label head, curator, and influencer with a steadfast work ethic, an obsessively extensive vinyl library, and the willingness to pursue the full extent of his roots (Funk, Soul, R&B, and Jazz), foundation (Hip-Hop), and future (Electronic/Dance music), without any restraints. Merlin Bobb is widely recognized as a pioneering DJ who helped shape the house music genre. He gained popularity with his mix show on WBLS and quickly became a favorite among dance music enthusiasts. Throughout his career, Merlin explored various techniques and musical styles, pushing the boundaries of DJing and leaving a lasting impact on the entertainment industry. Merlin collaborated with renowned DJs and producers such as Frankie Knuckles, Timmy Regisford, Steve Hurley, Roland Clark, Louie Vega, Roger Sanchez, Marshall Jefferson, and Tony Humphries among others, to sign artists, produce remixes, and promote the house music sound. He played a pivotal role in co-founding Club Shelter NYC, a legendary nightclub that became the heart of New York City's house and dance music scene. Monique Bingham is a Jamaican-American vocalist, songwriter and composer. In 2023 she performed her 2015 collaboration Deep in the Bottom of Africa with Grammy award winner DJ Black Coffee to a sold out crowd at Madison Square Garden. She has been described by Grammy winning producer Louie Vega as "one of house music's most prized possessions." Her career, now entering its fourth decade, has produced over 40 original recordings and distinguished her as a standout lyricist who continues to captivate audiences worldwide. Doors open 6pm.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Concert | Juneteenth Celebration and Concert


Rev. Dr. James A. Forbes Jr., Host; Norm Lewis, Master of Ceremonies; Gregory Porter, Vocals; Damien Sneed, Piano and Vocals; Daniel Beaty, Writer and Performing Artist; Joseph Joubert, Piano; Ebony Ecumenical Ensemble; The Adrian Dunn Singers; The Black Iris Project; New Jersey Youth Symphony; Helen Cha-Pyo, Conductor; with Honorees Ambassador Andrew Young and Rev. Dr. and Mrs. James A. Forbes Jr. Juneteenth honors the beginning of our nation's true independence--the freedom for all members of the reunited nation after the American Civil War. More than 400 years after the first enslaved African people were brought to the North American colonies, the fight for justice and equity continues. Join Rev. Dr. James A. Forbes Jr., notable honorees, distinguished speakers, and renowned artists for this national celebration of Black culture.
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Screening | Riders: Dance on Film


The ability to exist in symbiosis with other creatures on the planet, the importance of respecting the value of all beings, the uniqueness of species and the struggle to preserve them – these are the main themes of the production. The force and power of nature will always find their way and do what is necessary. Riders views human action through the eyes of birds. Of the ancient inhabitants of our planet, sentient, intelligent, free beings, shrouded in mythology. Of the silent observers of our destinies. We had learned from them, admired them and worshiped them. Then we forgot. Birds are the only surviving group of dinosaurs. They were here before us and they will be here long after us. Director/choreographer: Lenka Vagnerová
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Performance | whale fall abyss: Performance Art on the Decomposition of Bodies


Choreographer mayfield brooks' work started virtually as an experimental dance film in 2021 during the height of the Covid-19 epidemic. When Whale Fall (the film) premiered, brooks wrote, “This project was born out of a desire to sit with grief and rage in a world that discards too much and consumes too much. As a result, the bodies of whales and the bodies of Black folk seem to have a kinship in how they have been both targeted, hunted and consumed since the transatlantic slave trade. I have also come to know that some slave ships were used as whaling vessels.” In this present moment of continued environmental destruction caused by war and accelerated global warming, brooks is asking, “What light reaches us? What darkness welcomes the reckoning?”  After four years of rigorous research and numerous iterations, brooks’s ever evolving project continues to decompose itself. This iteration lives as a call to the wild parts of ourselves, a denouement to complacent attitudes towards death and decay. How are we entangled in the ruse of romance with our compulsion to consume and our dependence on war machines? Why do we continue to kill? How can the whale fall reorient us to face our own mortality with more compassion?  brooks considers the whale fall as a reckoning. They imagine their ancestor’s bones mingling with whale bones beckoning us to embrace interspecies care and relation beyond the human. Perhaps we can save the whales, ourselves, and the planet if we simply decompose. Performers: mayfield brooks, performer; Dorothy Carlos, electric cellist; Camilo Restrepo, performer
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Classical Music | Works by Florence Price and More for Violin and Piano


Joenne Dumitrascu, violin; and Jelena Cingara, piano, perform works by Chevalier de Saint-Georges (1745-1799), Margaret Bonds (1913-1972), Florence Price (1887-1953).
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Concerts, June 19, 2024, 06/19/2024, Works by Florence Price and More for Violin and Piano

Concert | Flea Dream Machine: Music, Poetry, and Immersive Experience


Who do we want to be in the next 10, 20, 100 years? The Flea Dream Machine invites you into an embodiment of our most fabulous, evolved selves. At momma Nona Hendryx’s request, the Flea takes over with live music, sensual poetry and inventive looks to share with you. You’ll step into our Afro-Future in this immersive and jubilant experience for all.
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Concert | Freedom Songs: A Juneteenth Concert


Ever-expansive singer-songwriter Toshi Reagon centers on freedom songs, drawing from 200 years of Black Music in collaboration with music across the global African Diaspora. This Juneteenth concert will be rooted in music she learned as a child growing up during the Southern Freedom Movement which expanded into the 20th century American Civil Rights Movement and other revolutions in international human history. Reagon's multitudinous and intergenerational choir is supported by her band BIGLovely and joined by an array of special guests to be announced. It is a collaborative concert that first and foremost acknowledges the ongoing fight for justice and equality that is our necessary struggle and birthright.
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Comedy Club | Black Women in Comedy Laff Fest


A landmark event aimed at celebrating and elevating the exceptional talent of Black women in comedy. The BWIC Laff Fest is a celebration of the extraordinary talent and resilience of Black women in comedy. Bringing the 5th year of BWIC Laff Fest to Lincoln Center marks a significant milestone for Black women comedians. It's a leap forward, a bold declaration that their voices deserve to be heard on the grandest stages and serve as a powerful testament to the importance of representation in comedy. FEATURING Chanel Ali Rita Brent Joanna Briley Kerry Coddett Vanessa Fraction Ashima Franklin Aminah Imani Cherryann Trinidad
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Comedy Clubs, June 19, 2024, 06/19/2024, Black Women in Comedy Laff Fest

Screening | Commander & Effemery: Dance on Film


Two short dance films from Farm in the Cave. Effemery is about fleeting moments. It was filmed during early Covid in a vast, empty building, with 20 performers in permanent motion. Commander is inspired by real online chats of the neo-Nazi group FKD, which was led by a thirteen-year-old boy operating under the nickname Commander. It uses the chats themselves as the text.
   New York City, NY; NYC
9:00 pm
Free
Screenings, June 19, 2024, 06/19/2024, Commander & Effemery: Dance on Film
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Performance | "Fantastic", "Mind-Bending" Show

Regular Price: $75
CFT Member Price: $0.00

Concert | Beethoven, Rachmaninoff, Ellington and More at a Landmark Venue

Regular Price: $8
CFT Member Price: $0.00
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