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‘Til the Street Lights Come On: Celebrating Double Dutch in NYC
After a 30-plus year hiatus, Double Dutch returns to the plazas of Lincoln Center. Join us for a historic two-day event celebrating Double Dutch and the women of color who’ve contributed to the cultural fabric of NYC through this competitive sport turned art form.
Featuring demonstrations, jump-ins, panel discussions, a film screening and exhibition, and the Double Dutch Summer Classic.
Co-presented by Women of Color in the Arts (WOCA) in collaboration with National Double Dutch League™
Open to all ages and levels, this live demonstration teaches the basics for jumping between the ropes.
led by the National Double Dutch League™
Jump in and find your rhythm in the ropes! Participants of all ages and levels can showcase their skills at jump stations across the plaza.
Organized by Women of Color in the Arts
Panelists Theresa Ruth Howard (Founder/Curator, Memoirs of Blacks in Ballet), Rokafella (pioneering b-girl, Co-Founder of Full Circle Productions), and Mikki Shepard (Former Executive Producer of The Apollo)
Moderated by Kaisha Johnson (Founding Director of Women of Color in the Arts)
Learn about the influence of Double Dutch on the arts and the city of New York at this enlightening discussion.
A nostalgic look at Double Dutch through the eyes of passionate, young New Yorkers as they traverse the sport.
Moderated by Mikki Shepard, Former Executive Producer of The Apollo
Stay after the film for a dynamic dialogue with The Fantastic Four, the pioneering team featured in Pick Up Your Feet.
Teams from across the country showcase their speed, skill, and artistry as they vie for the championship in this official competition.
An exuberant finale from Momma’s Hip Hop Kitchen, a socially conscious collective dedicated to empowering women through hip-hop.