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Event Information

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    Chris Ferris and Dancers – URBAN PASTORAL

    6:30pm (sunset)

    Murray Playground Park, 21st St at 45th Rd, Long Island City, NY
    7, G or E Train to Court Square

    DANCE AT DUSK INTO THE DARK with sculptural lanterns and live music. FREE – just bring yourself and friends.

    Urban Pastoral, is a dance made in the present tense, partnering with the great outdoors!  Urban Pastoral is a spontaneous outdoor dance by Chris Ferris & Dancers with 10 dancers, 10 sculptural lights by Warren Kloner, and live music.  These hand held lights illuminate, swing, slash, and dot the landscape after sunset.  As the bodies, lights, and sound bounce off the environment art comes to life in an unpredictable sensual experience. 

    Dancers: Corinna Brown, Gianna Lafronza, Avery Lincoln, Chris Ferris, Djuna Passman, Cecly Placenti,  Rachel Russell, and Diane Skerbec

    Musicians: Max Maples (percussion), Jeff Hudgins (saxophone) and Helen Yee (violin)
    Director: Chris Ferris
    Light Sculptures: Warren Kloner
    (photo: Eric Bandiero)