Watch / Listen / Play This Week

ArtsWestchester: Teen Tuesdays and Thursdays
Every Tuesday & Thursday 
Check out the ArtsWestchester YouTube page every week for a brand new educational and interactive workshop taught by professional teaching artists. These workshops focus on literary, performing and visual arts. Learn more here. 

Jacob’s Pillow Virtual Festival 
Every Friday, July 10 – August 28
Join the Jacob’s Pillow Dance Company every Friday for a free, virtual movements class that is designed for every movement and age level. Learn more here

Lincoln Center Pop-Up Classroom
Tuesdays at 2pm
Tune in every weekday at 2pm to stay active and creative during quarantine. Lincoln Center is offering daily livestream sessions with some of the best artists and educators to keep families with children involved in the arts during these difficult times.  Visit Lincoln Center at Home.

ArtsWestchester ArtsMobile
Every Wednesday
ArtsWestchester’s ArtsMobile has gone digital! Join us every Wednesday to participate in a creative and fun art-making activity. Using items commonly found in your home, families, youth and adults can work on literary, performing and visual art workshops led by professional teaching artists. https://artswestchester.org/the-artsmobile/

 

Music: Watch / Listen / Play Anytime

Carnegie Hall for Families
Musical exploration and learning begin at home with you! Carnegie Hall celebrates families and music making around the world through free digital resources. Visit their website to find activities and videos for children of all ages that encourage musical learning, discovery, and play. Explore by clicking here. 

Decoda: Sticky Notes 
Decoda Music has released a new series of online music lessons that allows the whole family to explore the building blocks of music from the comfort of your own home. Head over to the Decoda YouTube page to watch the first episode now. 

Kronos Quartet Makes Sounds With Stuff…and You Can To
Kronos Quartet went on a sonic scavenger hunt with composer and educator Danny Clay. Now it’s your turn!
https://kronosquartet.org/kronos-makes-sounds-with-stuff/

Bachtrack Top Ten: Music for Children 
Head over to the Bachtrack website to enjoy 10 different educational musical tales and compositions with the whole family. Watch Now.

#ConcertForKids
Lincoln Center is offering recorded performances of a variety of artists while families are stuck at home. Every few days, a new recorded performance becomes available on their website. Click here to see what is available this week.

Chrome Music Lab
Chrome Music Lab makes learning music easier and more accessible through hands-on experiments. Learn about rhythms, sounds waves, chords. So much fun, great for all ages. https://musiclab.chromeexperiments.com/Experiments 

Theater: Watch / Listen / Play Anytime

Acrobuffos
Acrobuffo’s Air Play was presented here in February & we loved it! Watch promo videos, interviews, full performances and fan videos on the Acrobuffos website. https://www.acrobuffos.com/video 

New Victory Arts Break
The New Victory Theater has created a family friendly activities list that is updated weekly. Each week they break down one aspect of performance with a variety of videos and lessons. Click here to view this week’s topic.

Trusty Sidekick Theater Company
The Trusty Sidekick Theater Company will be uploading recorded performances you can watch anywhere, anytime with the whole family. A new video is added to the list every Monday so tune in for new adventurous content every week. 

Follow on Social Media

#IsolationandOtherMyths
Head over to the Gravity and Other Myths Instagram page to see the crazy stunts GOM are doing while in isolation. https://www.instagram.com/gomcircus/  

More Suggestions

Westchester Children’s Museum
WCM at Home is a page on the museum’s website with creative and fun projects for families to do at home! For more information at WMC at Home, click here. 

How to Get to ‘Sesame Street’? It’s by Video Conference
https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/13/arts/television/sesame-street-virus.html?smid=em-share