From: "Brad Taylor"
Subject: NYCKidsFest Press Release
Date: Wed, 14 Jun 2006 11:22:40 -0400
FYI info from the Press Release for this event is appended below. I have dropped off informational cards and a poster at the CB9M Office and will be sending out word to our mailing list. Any help you can give with getting the word out would be appreciated.
We'd also love to have you come by the event and say a few words. We have reached out to Scott Stringer, Danny O'Donnell, Keith Wright and Inez Dickens on that front as well.
1ST ANNUAL NYC KIDSFEST
(New York, NY)—Presented by The Friends of Morningside Park,
NYC KidsFest is a free, one day family event bringing performances
of outstanding artistic quality to New York families. Packed with
music, theater, dance, storytelling, and much more; this festival
promises to delight, inspire and arouse the imaginations of children
of all ages in an atmosphere of fun.
The 2006 Festival takes place on June 17th from 12pm-5pm in
Morningside Park and promises to be one of the most diversely
programmed festivals in town. It will feature some of the finest
children’s performing arts groups in New York City.
Highlights include a hilarious and sophisticated performance of
Los Tres Cerditos/The Three Little Pigs by Los Kabayitos, New York’s
only Latino Children’s theater that performs plays in both English
Other highlights include The Deedle Deedle Dees, a rock band for kids
that like to sing about a lot of silly topics, The Harlem Improv Troupe
which features teenaged performers, Uptown Dance Academy and a
performance by Treehouse Shakers, a dance theater company for young audiences that mixes live music and theater.
Morningside Park—113th Street @ Manhattan Avenue.
Closest trains: No. 1, B, or C Exit 110th street.
Alternatively: the M4 and the M7 Buses.
Date: Saturday June 17, 2006
Time: 12pm- 5pm
For more information visit www.nyckidsfest.com, and
www.morningsidepark.org, or call 646 229 1900