Escape from the House of Mercy (Catherine Gallant/DANCE)

Escape from the House of Mercy is site-specific dance based on historical information about Inwood Hill Park where the House of Mercy, a workhouse for women and girls, once stood. Presented with support from the Partnerships for Parks Inwood Parks Grant, made possible by Columbia University.

June 27 & 28, 6:30-7:30

Nora’s Ark, the jazz musical

Jazz Power Youth Spring Showcase:
Jazz Power Initiative Youth Workshop perform Nora’s Ark, the jazz musical by Eli Yamin and Clifford Carlson, about climate change and collaboration. 25 teens from the Heights, Inwood and Harlem join Eli and quintet with choreography by Mickey Davidson

Latin Summer Night

June is Music Month! Join us for a fun evening of Latin dancing! Learn Salsa, Bachata,
Merengue, and Cha-Cha-Cha on this special night focused on the rhythms of Latin America. In case of rain, the event will be held indoors.
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Jam with Soul at the Ft Tryon Flagpole

Musicians, poets, singers & dancers jam at sunset over the Palisades and Hudson River on for the summer solstice on Make Music New York day. Rammer Martinez Sanchez, Demetrius Daniel and Marlon Evora are the  hosts.  Bring your artistic soul and jam with us at the flagpole!

Visual Arts and Jazzfest NYC

Visual Arts and Jazzfest NYC is a 3 month long arts festival. Join us for a free community day for all ages with puppet making, storytelling, music and other activities along with a Pre-Father’s Day Tribute to Legendary Pianist/Composer Randy Weston