CRYSTAL FIELD AND THEATER FOR THE NEW CITY PRESENT: THE LOWER EAST SIDE FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS 2020
Come ZOOM With Us In a Spectacularly Unique Three-Day Festival Event
May 22nd, 23rd, 24th
8:00 PM [EST]
Phoebe Legere heads an all-star list of Lower East Side performers and arts professionals from the Theater for the New City to celebrate its 25th Anniversary on May 23, at 8 PM online at theaterforthenewcity.net.
Phoebe will be playing blues guitar and singing a new song, “Maple Syrup Blues” about being in love with a French-Canadian fireman, plus reading a statement about her paintings, which are available exclusively at gallery.phoebelegere.com.
Lower East Side Artists invite you to fight isolation as they ZOOM on TNC’s online Virtual Stage at theaterforthenewcity.net
The Theater for the New City Festival themed “Renaissance: Arts Alive 25” celebrates its 25th anniversary, showing how Coronavirus will not quench the artistic output of this fabled neighborhood.
(From May 22-24, join 145 theater groups, artists, painters, sculptures, dancers, actors, puppet makers, poets, musical comedy stars, kid performers and Street performers, in an extraordinary experience as New York’s finest artistic talents grace the Festival Stage, reaching out to the public with the passionate embrace that only the arts can provide.
AND ON Saturday, May 23rd at 8pm: “The Mt. Olympus of LES Love!”
Lower East Side stars will hold a historic Concert of Performances Online:
Phoebe Legere, Austin Pendelton, F Murray Abraham, David Amram,
William Electric Black, Penny Arcade, and Charles Busch will perform.
They will, then, present a live summit meeting:
The Seven LES art immortals will discuss Art, Politics and deliberate on “Where we go from here?”
This is Theater for the New City’s historic answer to Covid-19!
Come for the Art, Stay for the Views!
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