Events for 06/18/2021

3:00pm

Ideas

WORKSHOP: World-Building with Moiya McTier

VIRTUAL EVENT

Kick-start your creative flow by learning how to build fictional worlds with astrophysicist and folklorist Moiya McTier.

4:30pm

Dance

Ronald K. Brown Choreographers Workshop

Virtual Workshop

VIRTUAL WORKSHOP

Calling all choreographers! Participate in a workshop with choreographer, dancer, founder & director of EVIDENCE, Ronald K. Brown, who has taught at The Juilliard School and choreographed Tony-Award-winning Broadway productions.

5:30pm

Storytelling

Poetry Workshop with Abiodun Oyewole

Workshop

IN-PERSON EVENT

ABIODUN OYEWOLE is a poet, author, teacher, and a founding member of the American music and spoken-word group The Last Poets, which laid the groundwork for the emergence of hip-hop.

7:00pm

Music

Imagine Beginnings

Festival 2021 Opening Ceremony

IN-PERSON & LIVE-STREAMED EVENT

Imagine: A mini version of the whole International Festival of Arts & Ideas, complete with musical performances, talks, and a film!

8:30pm

Music

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra

Opening Night

IN-PERSON & LIVE-STREAMED EVENT

Our first night of events on the New Haven Green will be silky smooth, improvisational, and freeing, set to the sounds of The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra.