Between Classes 8.7.19

August 7, 2019

Don’t get caught at the barre not knowing the latest news! Between Classes is your ultimate guide to all things arts and pop culture. Every Thursday, you can expect a total rundown of the latest happenings and we’ll provide you with the best weekend plans. Let’s get started, shall we?

Just because it’s August, doesn’t mean the summer still isn’t in full swing! Head downtown to Pace University’s campus in the financial district for the Battery Dance Festival! This spectacular piece features dancers from around the world representing their countries through dance. Read on for ticketing information and performance lineup. Hurry down to the power center of Manhattan from August 11-16 to experience this one of a kind event! 

Can’t get enough of the Joyce Theatre in Chelsea after Al Blackstone’s Freddie Falls in Love? Check out the Joyce Foundation’s Ballet Festival, featuring dancers from the Royal Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, the New York City Ballet, and the National Ballet of Canada. Click here for ticket information!

Get your groove on this Saturday at Central Park’s weekly free tango class! Located at the South end of the Mall adjacent to the Shakespeare statue, bring (or meet) a partner and learn to Tango! Head here for directions and details! 

That’s it for this time! See you next week.

– Rachael and Lauren