It's a Sail-abration!
9 AM – 6 PM
If you're taking a staycation this Memorial Day weekend, join us to celebrate the opening of the Offshore Sailing School at North Cove Marina at Brookfield Place!
Beginning Friday, May 22 through Memorial Day, from 9am - 6pm, the school will offer one-hour sailboat rides for $35 per person! An Offshore Sailing School instructor will be aboard each Colgate 26' sailboat with up to five allowed per boat. There will also be two daily prize drawings for participants for chances to win free sailing school lessons, KidsSail sessions, and Learn to Sail certification courses.
Come early to grab your time-slot and enjoy your staycation along the Hudson Waterfront. You can find us at the Offshore Sailing School fleet on the south end of the North Cove Marina at Brookfield Place!
*on space available basis; minimum age 7 or 50lb weight, with adult over 21,
Theatre for One: "I'm Not the Stranger You Think I Am"
12 PM – 7 PM
New plays by Craig Lucas, Will Eno, Lynn Nottage, Jose Rivera, Thomas Bradshaw, Zayd Dohrn, and Emily Schwend will have their world premiere on May 18th inside a mobile 4-by-8-foot theatre where one actor will perform one short play for just one audience member at a time.
The original plays comprise I’m Not the Stranger You Think I Am, the latest production from Theatre for One, the acclaimed one-on-one theatre company founded by its Artistic Director Christine Jones*, the director of the hit immersive extravaganzaQueen of the Night and the Tony Award-winning set designer of American Idiot andSpring Awakening. Rooted in the belief that emotional intimacy is possible at any moment, at any time, and with any person, each short play in I’m Not the Stranger You Think I Am was specially commissioned for production in Theatre for One’s custom-designed, state-of-the-art performance space.
[dis]ABLED Inside Out
11 AM – 7 PM
Be a part of French artist JR (2011 TED winner) and Leopoldine Huyghues Despointes [dis]ABLED InsideOut collaboration!
JR created InsideOut, the global partipatory art project with the goal to transform messages of personal identity into pieces of public artwork. [dis]ABLED InsideOut aim is to change the world'sperfection about people with physical [dis]abilities by giving anyone the opportunity to share their portrait.
There will be 4 booths to have your photo taken: 1 photo truck will be located in the outdoor plaza and 3 booths are located in the Winter Garden
The goal is to gather 3,000 portraits over multiple days and locations. These portraits will then be projected as a public exhibition in a symbolic location in New York City.
Sign up for your portrait time slot here: http://bit.ly/1Pj5pJd
5 PM – 8 PM
Get a head start on summer with live music from some of New York’s most exciting young bands! From pop and electro to roots and world music, the waterfront plaza at Brookfield Place comes alive with great music and a bar overlooking the Hudson River.
Schedule to be announced soon!
Every Tuesday evening, June 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30. Venue opens with bar and DJ at 5 PM. Live music begins at 6:30 PM.