Lincoln Center Out of Doors Summer Festival, 7/20-8/10
The 44th season of Lincoln Center Out of Doors, one of the country's longest-running, free summer outdoor festivals opens on July 20. A wide range of music and dance artists, premieres and debuts, family programs and notable anniversaries, highlighted by exciting new collaborations with Americana Music Association, Brasil Summerfest, Film Society of Lincoln Center, globalFEST, andSeeger Fest will take place across three weeks and more than 100 performances. Updates to the schedule, Week 1 details and a full calendar of events below.
All events are FREE.
Week 1: Judy Collins among number of artists added to A Memorial Concert for Pete and Toshi Seeger (July 20)
Week 1: U.S. debuts of MC Leonard and MC Junior who replace MC Smith for A Batalha do Passinho (July 24)
Week 1: Hotel Elefant and TILT Brass join musicians performing in World Premiere of John Luther Adams' Sila: The Breath of the World (July 25 and 26)
Week 1: globalFEST: Red Baraat replaces The Bombay Royale (July 27); Journey to Jah added to film screening schedule at Elinor Bunin Monroe Film Center (July 27)
Week 2: Program announced for Celebration of Jenneth Webster (August 1)
Week 3: Americanafest NYC expands to 7 Days: Old 97's added to musical lineup (August 9); Film screenings (August 4 and 5); taping of SiriusXM's "The Buddy & Jim Show" with Buddy Miller and Jim Lauderdale (August 10)
Week 1 Programs Also Include
Performance in 40 Years of Larry Harlow's Landmark Hommy: A Latin Opera; eighth blackbird with N.Y. Premieres by Bryce Dessner and Andy Akiho on a Double Bill with Pam Tanowitz Dance;Performance by Rennie Harris Puremovement to Include three N.Y. premieres; Family Day to Feature Deep Roots of Rock and Roll, Plus Performances and Events in Conjunction with National Dance Day; Concert by Roberta Flack plus opening set by New Orleans' Davell Crawford