Community Arts

Providing opportunities for people of all ages to experience and participate in the arts

Two men playing an string instrument, one man playing a flute and a woman singing on a stage
A woman singing opera

Please Note: For the safety of our community, all in-person public performances have been postponed until further notice. In the meantime, please join our mailing list or see below for our schedule of online events!

Goddard Riverside’s Community Arts program provides opportunities for people of all ages to experience and participate in the arts through original and professional-caliber performing and visual arts events, as well as workshops, classes, lectures, and partnerships with renowned arts organizations in New York City. Community Arts events take place at the Bernie Wohl Center, at Columbus Avenue and West 91st Street. The Center’s versatile auditorium serves as a concert hall, theater in the round, dance performance space, art gallery, film venue, and more!

Amanda Hopper,

Manager

ahopper@goddard.org

212-799-9400 ext 4405

647 Columbus Avenue

New York, NY 10025

UWS LIVE TUESDAYS: Afro Roots

Every other Tuesday @ 7:30pm on ZoomTickets: $10 on Eventbrite

Afro Roots celebrates their eighth year at the Bernie Wohl Center! Every other Tuesday, join host Kevin Nathaniel and a featured guest artist for an intimate and uplifting evening of musical performance and engaging conversation.

Performances during the 2020 Fall Season will take place on the following dates. Please visit Community Arts on Eventbrite for tickets.

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UWS Live Tuesdays: Afro Roots featuring Tosinger

Born and raised in Nigeria, Tosinger is a spirited multi-genre, afro-indie, singer/songwriter, actress and storyteller with almost 20 years musical experience spanning across Nigeria, and while living and studying in the UK. Tosinger is currently active in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Her afro flavored soulful, folksy sometimes jazzy, ambient sometimes theatrical style of singing; brand aesthetics and message are mostly to promote the African culture in the diaspora and to bring healing and inspiration to humanity one listener at a time.

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UWS Live Tuesdays: Afro Roots @ 7:30 PM

Join us for another virtual Afro Roots more info coming soon!

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UWS Live Tuesdays: Afro Roots 7:30 PM

More info coming soon!

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UWS Live Tuesdays: Afro Roots @ 7:30 PM

More info coming soon!

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UWS Live Tuesdays: Afro Roots @ 7:30 PM

More info coming soon!

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UWS Live Tuesdays: Afro Roots @ 7:30 PM

More info coming soon!

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UWS Live Tuesdays: Afro Roots @ 7:30 PM

More info coming soon!

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UWS Live Tuesdays: Afro Roots @ 7:30 PM

More info coming soon!

Available on Demand

Creative Jazz: Nicole Kadar, artistic director of NK&D / a movement company, leads a jazz dance class on video that is designed for seniors but suitable for all ages! 
Ballet Barre:
 Michelle Cave’s Ballet Barre Class is available on YouTube – access high-quality ballet instruction anytime, anywhere.
 
Beginning Ballet:
 Ballet and Beyond NYC offers two online Beginning Ballet Class videos taught by Xenia Mansou.
 
Class 1
 and Spotify Playlist
 
Class 2
 and Spotify Playlist