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Naja dancing
Singing Sadie and Al Duval
Red Rogue
Erica Banks and Franeika
Bryan and Marcy, Songs of Love and Protest
ZeroBoy
Crossfire Guitar Ensemble
PHOTOS BY JIM FULL

 

MAY
NATIONAL EXTRATERRESTRIAL MONTH

FEATURED ARTIST:   
EVERET : WOMEN CARRYING THINGS ON THEIR HEAD

 

Performance events ask a suggested contribution of $5

Most performance events are live-streamed! Click to the Neighborhood Stage.

SUNDAY
MAY 1
 
2-5 MUSIC:

Staten Island Seisiún

IRISH TRAD MUSIC SESSION -Seisiún
The Irish word Seisiún, refers to those informal gatherings, often is public houses or pubs, dedicated to the practice and performance of Irish Traditional Music. The Staten Island Seisiún is led by Linda Hickman, Douglass Barr, and Bob Wright and is open to musicians and listeners of all levels and ages. Specializing is the musical traditions of East Galway and Claire!
WEDNESDAY
MAY 4
 

Re-Collect the Events and Meanings of OCCUPY


We are celebrating the power of the people with a 2-day Re-collection of the OCCUPY events and meanings. Both nights will include photography, artwork, short video clips, featured sharers, and OPEN MIC for you to come and share your memories and what it means to you. The second night features a great movie about the change that is happening.

6:30

DAY 1: OCCUPY WALL STREET RE-COLLECTION:
Speakers, Poets, Music, Photos, Artwork

6:30 - Drumming; Slideshow; OCCUPY OPEN MIC; songs by STVJNS; songs by ROBERT ROSS, two-time NY MUSIC AWARD winner
and a NY BLUES HALL OF FAME inductee; Featured speaker, poet/author MITCHEL COHEN, who created the book "What Is Direct Action? Lessons from (and to) Occupy Wall Street"; Short video; More OPEN MIC! Ends 9pm.

Stealing the NY Dem Primary for Clinton, by Mitchel Cohen.

Ring the bells that still can ring, Forget your perfect offering.
There is a crack, a crack in everything, That's how the light gets in. 
~ Leonard Cohen

THURSDAY
MAY 5
6:30 DAY 2: OCCUPY WALL STREET REMEMBRANCE: OPEN MIC and
GREAT MOVIE:
Don't Miss This! Bring your message to the OPEN MIC from 6:30 to 7:30, with featured poet Ashly Santangelo; musician Stvjns Daughs; followed at 7:30 by the excellent movie about the Occupy Movement manifestation. Discussion follows, and fun will be had by all!
 



   
FRIDAY
MAY 6
7:30

MUSIC: SIAMS tribute to BOB DYLAN  1
2-days of BOB as interpreted by musicians of the SIAMS network

SATURDAY
MAY 7
   
3pm

LITERARY: AUTHOR JOY ROBBINS and her new book "CONFESSIONS OF A SIXTIES MOM". Just in time for Mothers' Day! Staten Island author, Joy Robins, will read excerpts from her memoir, sign copies and answer questions about her life and about how you can publish your own book.

 
7:30

MUSIC: SIAMS tribute to BOB DYLAN  2

Staten Island Acoustic Music Society includes electric music, in case you wondered. This is a tribute to BOB DYLAN wherein numerous local musicians who choose to participate in the SIAMS network each interpret 2 Dylan songs, between which Elle tells tales and factoids related to Dylan, and slideshow plays. Fun!

SUNDAY
MAY 8
 
2:30 MEET-UP: MYSTIC ORDER OF THE SPINNING TOP - TAROT CLUB
TUESDAY
MAY 10
 


7:30 MOVIE: "DISOBEDIENCE: The Rise Of The Global Fossil Fuel Resistance"    link
WEDNESDAY
MAY 11
7pm MEET-UP: Staten Islanders Against Racism and Police Brutality
 
  Open Music Improvisation.  Directions: 1) Listen ; 2) Respond Listeningly
  7-9


IMPROV MUSIC TELEPATHY JAM
Music that invents itself.
Good listeners make good improvisers
!
Hosted by STVJNS

THURSDAY
MAY 12
 
7pm

LINKED: "You Gotta See This!" - YouTube Open
Wow! Videos from the the planet earth via youTube and Facebook. Come and get your mind expanded by these mini spectacles of our modern world. Do you know about an extraordinary shareable video on the internet that you think this audience should see? TELL and SHOW: We will all watch it together and talk about it. Any topic! Any style! Approx. 10-Minutes Max. Host: JONATHAN BRICKLIN

FRIDAY
MAY 13
 
8pm MUSIC: PEACE TRAIN
 
SATURDAY
MAY 14

SECOND SATURDAY ART WALK
RECEPTION WITH ARTISTS: EVERET!


Women Carrying Things On Their Head

8pm MUSIC:BOB CONROY & NORM PEDERSON Bluegrass, Folk and Sea Shanties

SUNDAY
MAY 15

 

12:30

MEET-UP:
SILVERLAKE FLUTE CIRCLE

 
2pm MEET-UP:
STATEN ISLAND SONGWRITERS' CIRCLE
Anyone interested in creating original music is welcome to join us. Come and meet others who are interested in the creative process. Exchange ideas and pick up a few tips. The SISC is an informal group that meets the 3rd Sunday of the month, usually here at ETG but sometimes elsewhere. Check their facebook page for more info
   
TUESDAY
MAY 17
 

EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL INTER-DIMENSIONAL
TIME-TRAVELER OPEN MIC

GRAPHICS BY
PIERA YERKES

  7pm


TUESDAY

SURPRISE VISITORS FROM THE LARGER WORLD
ET/UFO OPEN MIC (on theme only):
Share your experiences and stories, plus Music, Performances, Short Videos, and Artwork related to the ET/UFO topic.

 

   
WEDNESDAY
MAY 18
  EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL INTER-DIMENSIONAL
TIME-TRAVELER OPEN MIC
  7pm


WEDNESDAY

WHISTLEBLOWERS and PRESIDENTIAL UFOs
ET/UFO OPEN MIC (on theme only):
Share your experiences and stories, plus Music, Performances, Short Videos, and Artwork related to the ET/UFO topic.


 

 
THURSDAY
MAY 19
  EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL INTER-DIMENSIONAL
TIME-TRAVELER OPEN MIC
  7pm


THURSDAY

MESSAGES TO EARTH - MULTI DIMENSIONAL SYMBOLICS
ET/UFO OPEN MIC (on theme only):
Share your experiences and stories, plus Music, Performances, Short Videos, and Artwork related to the ET/UFO topic.


   
FRIDAY
MAY 20
  EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL INTER-DIMENSIONAL
TIME-TRAVELER OPEN MIC
  7pm


FRIDAY

MASS SIGHTINGS
ET/UFO OPEN MIC (on theme only):
Share your experiences and stories, plus Music, Performances, Short Videos, and Artwork related to the ET/UFO topic.


   

GRAPHICS BY PIERA YERKES

SATURDAY
MAY 21

   
7:30 MUSIC: STVJNS and OLGA PANCHENKO
 
8:30 GERA CLARK & T.M DUBAS and friends "SPRING SAFARI"
SUNDAY
MAY 22
 
2:30 MEET-UP: MYSTIC ORDER OF THE SPINNING TOP - TAROT CLUB

TUESDAY
MAY 24

7pm FILM: "MINDFULNESS": A film By Thomas & Patrik Siudmak
This is a wonderful film portraying an ordinary world that becomes extraodinary due to the magic of mindfulness. Patrik and his Borther Thomas have traveled from Germany and have been staying in Brooklyn for the past 3 months to make this film. Join us for the inaugural screening
WEDNESDAY
MAY 25
7pm MEET-UP: Staten Islanders Against Racism and Police Brutality

THURSDAY
MAY 26

 
7pm

  HIP HOP: E.D.O.C. with Antonio Galica

   
FRIDAY
MAY 27
7:30

MUSIC: CRAIG DONOVAN and NICK LANTIQUA LINK

SATURNDAY
MAY 28
 
7pm OPEN MIC: ETG OPEN MIC
SUNDAY
MAY 29
   
   
TUESDAY
MAY 31
 
7pm MUSIC: KIRTAN
Call-and-response style participatory singing with the ETG KIRTAN BAND and led by Aurora on the harmonium.

MAY
NATIONAL INTERSPECIES MONTH

FEATURED ARTIST:   
MARY CAMPBELL & Day De Dada: MAIL ART MANDALAS


 

Performance events ask a suggested contribution of $5

Most performance events are live-streamed! Click to the Neighborhood Stage.

WEDNESDAY
JUNE 1
   
6:30  
THURSDAY
JUNE 2
6:30
7:30 MUSIC: AHMED DREAM BAND
FRIDAY
JUNE 3
   
7:30 THE HEARTLESS ARTICHOKES
 
8:30

MUSIC: THE INTERSPECIES
Live music and video

SATURDAY
JUNE 4
   
   
 
7:30

MUSIC: CAROLINE CUTRONEO and friends

This Bird of the Dawn sings her original songs and exquisite interpretations of familiar melodies.

SUNDAY
JUNE 5
 
2:30 MEET-UP: Staten Islanders Against Racism and Police Brutality - Discussion Group
TUESDAY
JUNE 7
 


7:30 MUSIC: AHMED DREAM BAND  
WEDNESDAY
JUNE 8
7pm MEET-UP: Staten Islanders Against Racism and Police Brutality
 
   
  7-9



THURSDAY
JUNE 9
 
7pm

LINKED: "You Gotta See This!" - YouTube Open
Wow! Videos from the the planet earth via youTube and Facebook. Come and get your mind expanded by these mini spectacles of our modern world. Do you know about an extraordinary shareable video on the internet that you think this audience should see? TELL and SHOW: We will all watch it together and talk about it. Any topic! Any style! Approx. 10-Minutes Max. Host: JONATHAN BRICKLIN

FRIDAY
JUNE 10
   
7:30 TBA
 
8:30

MUSIC: THE INTERSPECIES
Live music and video

 
SATURDAY
JUNE 11

SECOND SATURDAY ART WALK
RECEPTION WITH ARTISTS: MARY CAMPBELL OF DAY DE DADA


MARY CAMPBELL
: MAIL ART MANDALAS

 

Mandala Mail Art Exhibit - work from international artist on the theme-
Mandala - a graphic pattern – circlar, divided into four separate sections,
symbolizing unity and harmony, representing the cosmos
GOAL - to serve as a tool on our spiritual journey,  employed for focusing attention to aid in meditation.
And work sold with ALL sales going to local food pantries to increase their food stock. Exhibit is part of the "Food Can Mandala Project" which includes a 24' mandala to be created from cans of food, and on view June 18, noon – 5 pm at the Unitarian Church of Staten Island and then the food cans will be distributed to food pantries.
Project funded in part by a DCA Premier grant from SI Arts with public funding from the NYC Dept. of Cultural Affairs.

6-7 Make a personal mandala with Meg Graham
8pm ART EVENT:100 YEARS OF DADA
DAY de DADA performance Art Collective
presents a celebration of 100 years of the Dada Art Movement.

SUNDAY
JUNE 12

 

 
2:30 MEET-UP: MYSTIC ORDER OF THE SPINNING TOP - TAROT CLUB
     
TUESDAY
JUNE 14
7pm PHILOSOPHICAL SPEAKEASY with Michael O'Connell
  7pm  
     
WEDNESDAY
JUNE 15
7pm DANCE: ANJOLI CHADHA'S SENTIENT DANCE EXPERIENCE
     

 

   
THURSDAY
JUNE 16
7pm SIOUTLOUD!: JAMES JOYCE- BLOOMSDAY
     
     
FRIDAY
JUNE 17
7:30 TBA
   
  8:30

MUSIC: THE INTERSPECIES
Live music and video

SATURDAY
JUNE 18

 
8pm MUSIC:ALLERGIC TO B's
 
9pm MUSIC: HALF MOON Rockabilly!
SUNDAY
JUNE 19
12:30

MEET-UP:
SILVERLAKE FLUTE CIRCLE

 
2pm MEET-UP:
STATEN ISLAND SONGWRITERS' CIRCLE
Anyone interested in creating original music is welcome to join us. Come and meet others who are interested in the creative process. Exchange ideas and pick up a few tips. The SISC is an informal group that meets the 3rd Sunday of the month, usually here at ETG but sometimes elsewhere. Check their facebook page for more info
   
   

TUESDAY
JUNE 21

 
7pm MUSIC: MAKE MUSIC NY: SNUGS IN TOMPKINSVILLE PARK
WEDNESDAY
JUNE 22
7pm MEET-UP: Staten Islanders Against Racism and Police Brutality
 
   
  7-9



THURSDAY
JUNE 23

 
7:30

  ART PERFORMANCE: "USERS"
by  MANDY MORRISSON
and LORI GREEN
   Users is a performance that illuminates the perspectives of two women on opposite sides of the cultural divide; one a woman who works in data analysis, and the other, a law enforcement officer who works in the prison system.

  7:30 TBA
   
FRIDAY
JUNE 24
8:30

MUSIC: THE INTERSPECIES
Live music and video

SATURNDAY
JUNE 25
 
7pm OPEN MIC: ETG OPEN MIC
SUNDAY
JUNE 26
 
2:30 MEET-UP: MYSTIC ORDER OF THE SPINNING TOP - TAROT CLUB
TUESDAY
JUNE 28
 
7pm MUSIC: KIRTAN
Call-and-response style participatory singing with the ETG KIRTAN BAND and led by Aurora on the harmonium.
WEDNESDAY
JUNE 29
  Pride Fest SPECTRUM TRANS OPEN MIC at Flagship
   
THURSDAY
JUNE 30
   
   





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