A profile of Ayodele Casel, one of today’s most dynamic tap dancers and a passionate advocate for her art form. Followed by a visit to the New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx for a look at the exhibition “Georgia O’Keeffe: Visions of Hawaii” and a behind the scenes look at UrbanGlass in Brooklyn, which has been devoted to advancing the craft of glass making for over 40 years.
Through July 15th, LCT3/Lincoln Center Theater presents PASS OVER, a new play by Antoinette Nwandu, directed by Danya Taymor. A provocative mashup of Waiting for Godot and the Exodus saga, PASS OVER exposes the unquenchable human spirit of young black men who dream about a promised land they’ve yet to find.
Guest curator Theresa Papanikolas gives NYC-ARTS a tour of “Georgia O’Keeffe: Visions of Hawai’i,” which recreates a lush tropical garden in the conservatory, filled with the kinds of flowers and plants that inspired O’Keeffe to create some 20 paintings, from dramatic landscapes of the Hana coast and interior of Maui, to intense close-ups of bird-of-paradise, hibiscus and other flowers.
A profile of Ayodele Casel, one of today’s most dynamic tap dancers and a passionate advocate for her art form.