BATTERY PARK CITY – Watch original works of dance against the breathtaking backdrop of the New York Harbor. Featured artists include the best of New York City as well as dancers from Botswana, Canada, Gabon, Kazakhstan, Macedonia, Spain, Turkey, and a collection of India’s greatest Kathak dancers.
In addition to the live performances, there will be a screening of the film “Moving Stories,” held in the Robert F. Wagner Jr. Park on Aug. 11, at 8 pm. “Moving Stories” follows Battery Dance’s dancers as they travel to India, Romania, Korea, and Iraq working with at-risk youth through the Dancing to Connect program.
Dance Festival from Aug. 12 through Aug. 17, 7 pm to 9 pm. Free.