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Plastic Bag Costume Making Workshop with Artichoke Dance Company

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Old Stone House & Washington Park

336 3rd Street

Brooklyn, NY 11215

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Bring all those plastic bags you've been saving under your sink and we will create elaborate costumes that will be worn at the opening parade at Global Water Dances Day on the Gowanus Canal on June 24 at 2:00pm.

Join us at the Old Stone House (336 3rd Street) on:

  • June 11 at noon, or
  • June 12 at 6:00pm


Or, you can join us for additional costume workshops at Artichoke Dance Company:

  • June 4, noon-3pm
  • June 21, 6-9pm


If you're a dancer, join us for movement workshops as well and perform with us in your costume. At movement workshops you'll learn the opening and closing sections of Water Dances. Movement workshops are:

  • June 3, 2-3:30pm at Gelsey Kirkland Arts Center, 29 Jay Street, Brooklyn
  • June 11, 3-4:30pm at the Old Stone House/Washington Park, 336 Third Street in Brooklyn
  • June 17, 3-4:30pm at Whole Foods Promenade, 3rd Street between 3rd Avenue and Bond Street in Brooklyn


Global Water Dances on the Gowanus Canal - June 24

  • 1:00: Eco-tour of the Gowanus Canal by the Gowanus Canal Conservancy
  • 2:00: Costume parade and dance performance with music by Keur Drums
  • 12:30-3:30: Interactive exhibits and informational tables

Whole Foods Promenade, 3rd Street between 3rd Avenue and Bond Street in Brooklyn

Rain date is Sunday, June 25, same times and place.


Sign up for each of these events on the respective EventBright event.


Global Water Dances is an international platform to raise awareness of water issues and advocate for access to clean water worldwide. Artichoke Dance Company is a Brooklyn based arts organization committed to upcycling materials that are headed to landfills for its productions. Global Water Dances on the Gowanus Canal is their third collaboration.

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Old Stone House & Washington Park

336 3rd Street

Brooklyn, NY 11215

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