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Week of July 24

Soul at the Center

Legacy: Lalah Hathaway sings Donny Hathaway (World premiere)
The Illustrious Blacks, Baby Rose, The Last Poets, Roosevelt André Credit and the Lappelle Choir, and more

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Damrosch Park

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Free

Disney/Pixar’s Coco
La Santa Cecilia
Mariachi Real De Mexico de Ramon Ponce

Coco will be presented in Spanish with English subtitles

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Damrosch Park

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Free
Free

Shine a Light

Performance Installation

July 26–27, 2019

Plazas of Lincoln Center

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Free

La Casita

Poetry: Dakota Camacho, Rashidah Ismaili, Enriqueta Lunez, Haki R. Madhubuti, Willie Perdomo, Julian Randall, Peggy Robles-Alvarado, Sonia Sanchez, Matthew Shenoda, and Yolanda Wisher
Music: Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet, Kelsey Pyro, Lone Piñon, Nina Dilet & The Mysphitz, and Raye Zaragoza
MC: Baba Israel

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Hearst Plaza

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Free

Look at My Soul: The Latin Shade of Texas Soul 

(World premiere)

with guest vocalists Jonny Benavidez (Cold Diamond & Mink), Eric Burton (Black Pumas), Kam Franklin (The Suffers), Johnny Hernandez (Little Joe & The Latinaires), Alex Marrero (Brownout), Amalia Mondragon (The Chamanas), Ruben Ramos (The Mexican Revolution), and Paul Schalda (Paul & The Tall Trees) under the musical direction of Adrian Quesada

Lee Fields & The Expressions
Black Pumas

DJs Ruben Molina and Rae Cabello

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Damrosch Park

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Free

Heritage Sunday

Made in NYC 2.0: Next Generation Traditions

featuring Redobles de Cultura, Sri Lankan Dance Academy of New York, Michael Winograd & the Honorable Mentshen, and Inkarayku

Sunday, July 28, 2019

Hearst Plaza

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Free

La Casita at Teatro Pregones

Poetry: Dakota Camacho, Rashidah Ismaili, Enriqueta Lunez, Haki R. Madhubuti, Willie Perdomo, Julian Randall, Peggy Robles-Alvarado, Sonia Sanchez, Matthew Shenoda, and Yolanda Wisher
Music: Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet, Kelsey Pyro, Lone Piñon, Nina Dilet & The Mysphitz, and Raye Zaragoza
MC: Baba Israel

Sunday, July 28, 2019

Teatro Pregones

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Free

Las Caras Lindas de Mi Gente Negra

featuring Moncho Rivera, Cita Rodriguez y Su Banda, Carlito Padron y Su Banda, and Bombazo Dance Company

Sunday, July 28, 2019

Damrosch Park

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Free

Week of July 31

NPR Music’s Turning the Tables Live: The Motherlode

featuring Courtney Marie Andrews, Rhiannon Giddens, Xiomara Laugart, Ledisi, Amina Claudine Myers, Cleo Reed, Valerie Simpson, Charenée Wade, and Lizz Wright
under the musical direction of Terri Lyne Carrington
with readings by Angela Davis and Sonia Sanchez

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Damrosch Park

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Free

Thursday, August 1, 2019

Damrosch Park

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Free

Liza with a “Z”
Caleb Teicher & Company

Students of LaGuardia High School perform "Sing, Sing, Sing" from Bob Fosse's DANCIN' (1978)

Friday, August 2, 2019

Damrosch Park

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Free

Family Day

Brown Rice Family
Najee Omar
VIBEZ by SOLE Defined

Lola Lovenotes

Saturday, August 3, 2019, 11:00 am–2:15 pm

Hearst Plaza

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Free

desi:NOW

featuring G. Sidhu, Rianjali, Taizu, Rolex Rasathy, Robin Dey, SA Grooves, IMGE Dance, Project Convergence, and DJ Sharad

Sunday, August 4, 2019

Damrosch Park

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Free

Week of August 7

Free

OkayAfrica: Gold & Soul

Adekunle Gold & the 79th Element (New York debut)
DJ Poizon Ivy

Thursday, August 8, 2019

Damrosch Park

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Free

MTV & Save the Music

featuring H.E.R. and
Samm Henshaw

Friday, August 9, 2019

Damrosch Park

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Free

Roots of American Music Weekend: Americanafest NYC

Patty Griffin
Yola

Saturday, August 10, 2019

Damrosch Park

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Free

Roots of American Music Weekend: Americanafest NYC

David Crosby & Friends
Anaïs Mitchell

Sunday, August 11, 2019

Damrosch Park

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Free

Pre-season Events

Mr. SOUL!

Film Screening

Sunday, July 21, 2019

Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center

With participants’ recollections and a bevy of great archival clips, Mr. SOUL! captures a critical moment in culture whose impact continues to resonate. Learn More 

Past Events