EventCommunity Festival: Navigate Early New York!
DateSunday, November 1, 2009
Time12:00 pm – 4:30 pm
PlaceBard Graduate Center, 18 West 86th Street
RSVP required to 212.501.3011, email@example.com
Discover the maritime and trade culture of early New York City as revealed in a collection of intriguing objects like those purchased and sold by Flatbush shopkeeper Margrieta van Varick. See the premiere performance of a new shadow-puppet play about the adventures of Margrieta, a Dutch merchant, created by master puppeteer Caroline Borderies. Make your own shadow puppet inspired by one of the treasures you find as you navigate the exhibition with a tour guide. For more information or to receive a schedule of activities, please call 212.501.3011 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Caroline Borderies is a shadow puppeteer who performs extensively in New York City public and private schools.