River To River Festival

LMCC presents the 17th Annual River To River Festival

June 15–24, 2018


Naamah’s Ark, MasterVoices’ dramatic oratorio telling the story of Noah’s Ark from the perspective of Noah’s wife

Grandma, a live performance by Cori Olinghouse set in an American landscape of Twinkies and Wonder Bread, excavates the effects of television, the media, and dark familial pasts as portals

Of Granite and Glass, Catherine Galasso’s site-specific dance evoking failed spring breaks, ecstatic dance rituals, and sacred StairMaster routines

silent :: partner, enrico d. wey’s bodily exploration of memory and memorialization

LES Citizens Parade, a Lower East Side collaboration between choreographer Naomi Goldberg Haas and visual artist Laura Nova

The Supper Club, photo selections from Elia Alba’s multi-disciplinary project

It's Showtime NYC!, a site-responsive intervention on the steps of Federal Hall by one the city's largest street dance companies. Directed by Marguerite Hemmings.


Night at the Museums, one evening where fourteen of Lower Manhattan’s diverse and culturally significant institutions stay open and free until 8pm!

Tribeca Art + Culture Night, a showcase of Tribeca’s fast-growing gallery and arts and culture district

Ark in the Park  

LES Movement Workshops

LMCC presents the 17th annual River To River Festival, Downtown New York City’s completely free summer arts festival, June 1524. The 2018 edition celebrates New York City’s historic and geographic breadth, while looking to the future of the city in its multiplicity of voices and perspectives. River To River presents an array of performances and events exploring and celebrating diversity in all its forms—often blurring the lines between genres including dancemusictheater and the visual arts—over 10 days at over 40 unique sites, institutions, and venues across Lower Manhattan.