Dear friends of Earth Celebrations:
We are gearing up for Earth Celebrations’ 4th Annual Hudson River Pageant – 2012, an ecological art project and performance art event engaging youth & community to restore the Hudson River’s native species & habitats & address climate change In New York City. We hope that you will join in and participate in our puppet & costume workshops March – May, and culminating theatrical pageant along the downtown Hudson River Park on Saturday May 12, 2012.
We just posted the video clips from the 2010 Earth Celebrations Hudson River Pageant, so please see them on our web-site. Also it would be great to have you join our community of participants and friends on-line and notify you of our events and join us on Earth Celebrations Facebook page. Please join us.
Join & Participate – Volunteers, Artists, Musicians,
Dancers, Organizations, Youth, Schools, Community
4th Annual Hudson River Pageant – 2012
An ecological art project and performance art event engaging youth & community to restore the Hudson River’s native species & habitats & address climate change In New York City
Create River Species Puppets and Costumes
Volunteers invited to participate in Earth Celebrations’ workshops to create the spectacular puppet and costumes for the parade inspired by the native species and habitats of the Hudson River.
Puppet & Costume Workshops
In partnership with the Church Street School for Music and Art
March – May
Costume Workshops: WEDNESDAY, 6-9pm
Puppet Workshops: SATURDAY, 12-4pm
Hudson River Pageant
An ecological parade with 13-site specific performances
along downtown Hudson River Park
SATURDAY MAY 12th, 1-5PM
(Rain Date Sunday, May 13th)
The Parade of spectacular costumes, giant puppets, and live musical bands, includes performance, dance, poetry, and music along the piers and significant sites, celebrating the history, current issues, and future restoration of the river. Featuring: Oyster Planting, River Cleansing, Live Fish Release & Boat Dance
See 2010 Hudson River Pageant Video Clips