Summer Stage 2014: Final Performances
The Wallace Roney Orchestra
Coming Up at SUMMERSTAGE. Information for shows from August 18 – August 24
SummerStage, New York’s largest free performing arts festival, brings over 100 free performances to fourteen parks throughout the five boroughs. With performances ranging from American pop, Latin and World music to dance, comedy and theater, SummerStage fills a vital niche in New York City’s summer arts festival landscape. Since its inception twenty-nine years ago, more than six million people from New York City and around the world have enjoyed SummerStage. The festival runs from June 3rd until August 24th.
Schedule: Doors for Central Park shows open one hour prior to listed show times.
Citywide shows do not have door times as they are in open air venues. Show starts promptly at time stated below.
Tuesday. Aug 19. 7:00 PM
THROW2CATCH / Loki Circus Theater / Puppets To Go / Circus To Go by Big Apple Circus / Paris the Hip-Hop Juggler
Marcus Garvey Park. Circus
Wednesday. Aug 20. 7:00 PM THROW2CATCH / Loki CircusTheater / Puppets To Go / Circus To Go by Big Apple Circus / Paris the Hip-Hop JugglerMarcus Garvey Park. CircusThursday. Aug 21. 7:00 PM Acrobatic Conundrum / ChelseaO Productions presents Cirqu'elle / Perfect Catch: a throw-mantic comedy in association with CircusNow Marcus Garvey Park. CircusSaturday. Aug 23. 3:00 PM
Charlie Parker Jazz Festival: The Wallace Roney Orchestra / Lionel Loueke / Melissa Aldana / Kris Bowers with special guest Chris Turner
Marcus Garvey Park. Music
Saturday. Aug 23. 3:00 PM
La Mega 7th Annual Tropical Fest: Alex Sensation
Central Park. Music
Sunday. Aug 24. 3:00 PM
Charlie Parker Jazz Festival: Kenny Barron / Cindy Blackman Santana / Craig Handy & 2nd Line Smith / Brianna Thomas
Tompkins Square Park. Music
Sunday. Aug 24. 6:00 PM
SummerStage & FANIA Records Present ARMADA FANIA Featuring Joe Claussell/ DJ Bobbito Garcia / Whiskey Barrons and Special Guests
Central Park. MusicCity Parks Foundation (CPF) is the only independent, nonprofit organization to offer park programs throughout the five boroughs of New York City. We work in over 750 parks citywide, presenting a broad range of free arts, sports, and education programs, and empowering citizens to support their parks on a local level. Our programs and community building initiatives reach more than 600,000 people each year, contributing to the revitalization of neighborhoods throughout New York City.The 2014 SummerStage festival is presented by: Time Warner, Disney, Lagunitas, Ommegang, Six Point, Peter Cooper Village, Bloomberg, Forest City Ratner, City Winery, and JWT are official SummerStage sponsors. Additional funding generously provided by The Harold and Mimi Steinberg Charitable Trust; J.E. & Z.B. Butler Foundation; The Norman E. Alexander Family M Foundation; The Shubert Foundation; New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council; New York State Council on the Arts; National Endowment for the Arts, though the Access to Artistic Excellence Program; NYC Council Member Rosie Mendez; NYC Council Member Debi Rose.Media sponsors include: Time Out New York, WNET, Relix, Remezcla, El Especial & El Especialito, Zoom Media & Marketing, The Village Voice, WNET, WNYC, WFUV, WBGO, NBC New York, Big Screen Project, and Globe Star Media n Entertainment.In all of its programming and activities, City Parks Foundation partners with the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation to improve neighborhood parks and the communities they serve.