What you need to know about Lincoln Center Out of Doors 2018 | the program of the festival

What you need to know about Lincoln Center Out of Doors 2018 | the program of the festival

Author: Daria Solovieva

News New York

Organizers of the 48th festival under the open sky at Lincoln Center Out of Doors has announced the list of headliners of the season 2018.

Grand new York festival is famous for the variety of its areas: music all genres and dance, family and children’s activities.

In 2018, the Lincoln Center Out of Doors opens July 24 and runs until August 12.

So, what surprises to expect this year?

The main pillars of the festival — time Grammy award winner Rafael Sadiq, pop star Carly RAE Jepsen and leader of the group Wu-Tang Clan RZA.

RZA will present their music to the classic Hong Kong film Studio Shaw Brothers’ the movie “36th Chamber of Shaolin” (“Thirty-sixth room of Shaolin”).

Jepsen and a group of young artists, among whom were Jamila woods, surprise performance for NPR Music’s Turning the Tables Live.

The entrance to the show, as always, is free.

The program of the festival:

RZA: Live from “The 36th Chamber of Shaolin”

When: Tuesday, July 24, at 19.30

Where: Damrosch Park Bandshell

Raphael Saadiq Tamar-kali: PsychoChamber Ensemble

When: Wednesday, 25 July, 19.30

Where: Damrosch Park Bandshell

Selena for Sanctuary with the participation of Mon Laferte, Cuco, Nina Diaz, Omar Apollo, August Eve

When: Thursday, July 26 at 19.30

Where: Damrosch Park Bandshell

Hal Willner”s “Amarcord” Nino Rota (for the first time in new York)

When: Friday, July 27, at 19.30

Where: Damrosch Park Bandshell

Family day

When: Saturday, July 28

Dancing with the Mark Morris Dance Group

When: Saturday, July 28, at 11: 00

Where: Hearst Plaza

Marching Cobras

When: Saturday, July 28, at 12.00

Where: Josie Robertson Plaza

Soul Science Lab

When: Saturday, July 28, at 13.00

Where: Hearst Plaza

Faramarz Aslani accompanied by Babak Amini KIOSK Habibi

When: Saturday, July 28, at 19.00

Where: Damrosch Park Bandshell

Janis Claxton: POP-UP Duets (beloved fragments)

When: Wednesday–Sunday, 1-5 August

Where: Josie Robertson Plaza

NPR Music’s Turning the Tables Live: 21st-Century Edition. Music and chat with Carly RAE Jepsen, Jamilah woods, “I’m With Her” (Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz, OIF O’donovan), other participants (to be announced)

When: Wednesday, August 1 at 19.30

Where: Damrosch Park Bandshell

OkayAfrica’Mzansi’s Heat & Naija Beats DJ Maphorisa DJ Tunez

When: Thursday 2 August at 19.30

Where: Damrosch Park Bandshell

Peter Wolf

When: Friday, August 3 at 19.30

Where: Damrosch Park Bandshell

La Casita

Poetry: Timothy DuWhite, el-Walad, Amanda Gorman, Randall Horton, Melissa Lozada-Oliva, Fred Moten, José Olivarez, Purvi Shah, Danez Smith, Frank Waln

Music: Bohio Music, Los Pleneros de la 21, Madison McFerrin, Soul Inscribed, Ulali Project MC: Jennifer Falu

When: Saturday, August 4, at 12.00

Where: Hearst Plaza

When: Sunday, August 5, at 14.30

Where: Teatro Pregones (Bronx)

Dance Theatre of Harlem ALA.NI

When: Saturday, August 4, at 7: 30

Where: Damrosch Park Bandshell

Heritage Sunday

When: Sunday, August 5

Where: Hearst Plaza

“Made in NY”: the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Center for traditional music and dance (Center for Traditional Music and Dance) featuring Andy Statman, Cherish the Ladies, Grupo Rebolu, Sidiki Conde and Tokounou

When: 17.00

Where: Josie Robertson Plaza

Holiday party , Heritage Sunday with DJ Rekha, Yoruba Remixed!

A journey through the sounds and rhythms of the African Diaspora with the participation of PALO!, Philbert Armenteros and Los Herederos, Yuba Ire, Something Positive Dance Company, DJ Carlos Mena and DJ Bembona

When: Sunday, August 5, at 19.00

Where: Damrosch Park Bandshell

Sun Ra Arkestra plays “Space Is The Place”, project Lean On Me: José James Celebrates Bill Withers, Samora Pinderhughes: The Transformations Suite

When: Wednesday, August 8, at 18.30

Where: Damrosch Park Bandshell

“West Side Story” Reimagined. Bobby Sanabria Multiverse Big Band Poetry from La Bruja and Rich Villar

When: Friday, August 10, at 19.30

Where: Damrosch Park Bandshell

“In the Name of the Earth”, North, South, East, and West selection of gallery images, conductor Simon Halsey

When: Saturday, August 11 3.00

Where: Harlem Meer, Central Park, Cathedral of St. John the divine (world premiere concert)

Americanafest NYC

When: Saturday and Sunday 11 and 12 August

Where: location will be announced later.

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