Join Earth Celebrations’ new ECOLOGICAL CITY - an environmental action and performance art event to celebrate and bring together climate resiliency and ecological sustainability solutions throughout the community gardens, neighborhood and the East River Park waterfront on the Lower East Side of New York City, connecting local initiatives to city and global climate challenges.
ECOLOGICAL CITY PAGEANT is on Saturday May 12, 2018 (Rain date - May 13), with a 6-hour procession of giant mobile sculptures, spectacular costumes visiting 20 sites, from gardens to the East River Park waterfront. Dance, music, theater and poetry performances created by gardeners, community members and artists highlight these sites and the inspiring array of climate solutions being designed and implemented throughout the Lower East Side.
Many roles available!
SIGN UP FOR A ROLE
Costume Performer - wear a spectacular climate solution / river-garden costume - All Pageant Day 8am- 6pmJoin as a Parade/Puppet Marshal directing section of procession - All Pageant DayVideographer / Photographer - All Pageant DayMake-Up Artist / Body Painter (any painter-artist can do) needed pageant day 8am-12pmCONTACT:
SPECIAL - PARTICIPATE IN MYTHIC DRAMA AT LA PLAZA CULTURAL GARDEN
JOIN AS: FLOOD - HURRICANE - POLLUTION PIRATES - CLIMATE TRICKSTERS - CLIMATE REFUGEES
battle dance CLIMATE SOLUTIONS & GARDEN-RIVER SPIRITS
--POLLUTION PIRATES after for La plaza scene join roving contingent throughout the day until 3pm
musicians- drummers and horns for needed Pollution Pirate sound for La PLaza and roving contingent - 1-3pm
REHEARSAL: Wednesday May 2nd 6-7:30pm & Saturday May 5th 12-2pm - at La PLazaPAGEANT DAY: Main costumes in pageant - make-up at 8am- 11am at Loisaida Center- 710 E. 9th St (btw. Aves C & D) Main garden-river costumes and climate solutions all day -8am-6pm.
Flood-Pollution Pirates: Needed to set-up for performance at La Plaza 12pm - scene at la plaza approx 1:15pm- 1:30/1:45pm - roving pollution pirate contingent needed until 3pm.DIRECTIONS
Please contact email@example.com for more details as there will be a detailed pageant route.WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Everyone is invited to participate in this creative climate action!EVENT WEBSITE
Attendees can bring guestsRSVP DETAILS
Email us to sign up for a role in the pageant, pairs and groups welcome.
- Visual Arts
- Music Arts
- Theater Arts
Good Match For
Kids Teens People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment
- 6 hours