Untermyer Performing Arts Council’s World Fest 2018
Barynya! Russian Music and Dance
7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 21st at Historic Untermyer Park
The Untermyer Performing Arts Council is presenting Barynya! Music and Dance as part of World Fest 2018 on Saturday, July 21st at 7:30 p.m. at Untermyer Park.
World-renowned Russian music, dance and song group Barynya is the premier Russian folk ensemble outside of Russia. Besides cabaret, Barynya will present a selection of their traditional Russian, Cossack, Ukrainian and Gypsy Roma dancing and songs at their presentation at Untermyer Park.
Besides performing at the Black Tie gala at which President George H. Bush presented the Liberty Medal to Mikhail Gorbachev in 2008, Barynya has performed in some of the most prestigious cultural venues in the United States, including Carnegie Hall, Philadelphia’s Constitution Hall, the Smithsonian and the United Nations.
This definitely is another “don’t miss” Untermyer Performing Arts Council World Fest 2018 event under the stars!
The Untermyer Performing Arts Council is an all-volunteer organization dedicated to bringing the performing arts to our treasure of a park, on the National Register of Historic Places, and the people of Yonkers and beyond.
Our events are admission free and open to the public. Please bring lawn chairs or picnic blankets, as seating is not provided. In case of rain, call the Untermyer Performing Arts Council’s ArtsLine, 914-375-3435, after 2 p.m. the day of the performance for confirmation of the program’s location. Our rain site is Saunders High School,
This program, done in cooperation with Mayor Mike Spano and the Yonkers Department of Parks, Recreation and Conservation, is made possible by ArtsWestchester with support from Westchester County Government and the City of Yonkers. The Empire City Casino, Senator Andrea Stewart Cousins, Senator Shelley Mayer and our many generous supporters provide additional support for our programs.
For further information, please call the Untermyer Performing Arts Council’s Arts Line at 914-375-3435. For updates, visit our website www.untermyer.com, our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/upac1976/, or follow us on Twitter @UntermyerPAC, LinkedIn and Pinterest.