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Jun
1
Sat
Arts in the Park: Academy of International Ballet! @ Glen Providence Park - main entrance
Jun 1 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Save the date for the first of four performances in our 2019 Arts in the Park… ballet!  The Academy of International Ballet performs elegant classical ballet in the finest traditions of the Bolshoi. With studios in Media and Horsham, they bring beauty to ballet.

Rain date Sunday, June 2 *
Free & family-friendly 

Bring a blanket or chair, and relax on the lawn by the historical stage for a late afternoon performance. After the ballet, head into Media for dinner and shopping, just two blocks away on State Street!

Thank you to our concert sponsors, Shere-E-Punjab Indian Restaurant, Media Recreation Board, West End Flats, and Media Open Streets, and to Delaware County Parks & Recreation.

This summer’s Arts in the Park was made possible by funding from Project Stream, a grant initiative of the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts that is regionally administered by the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance

*If the weather is questionable, we will post on Facebook and on our website by 1:00 Saturday whether we will use our Sunday rain date.

 

Other performances in Friends of Glen Providence Park’s 2019 Arts in the Park:

  • Melodic Songstress Birdie Busch on July 13
  • Funky Soul Music with The Bickel Brothers Band on August 17
  • Heartwarming Summer Pop with Bill Ricchini of Summer Fiction on September 7

 

Academy of International Ballet

Academy of International Ballet

 

Jul
13
Sat
Arts in the Park: Birdie Busch! @ Glen Providence Park - main entrance
Jul 13 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Save the date for the second of four performances in our 2019 Arts in the Park… Melodic Songstress Birdie Busch! Birdie’s atmospheric folk, which often aches with strains of country-blues, jumps out with a rockabilly swagger and blushes with whimsical telling-you-a-secret lilt that’s all her own. 

Rain date Sunday, July 14*
Free & family-friendly 

Bring a blanket or chair, and relax on the lawn by the historical stage for a late afternoon concert. After the performance, head into Media for dinner and shopping, just two blocks away on State Street!

Thank you to our concert sponsors, Seven Stones Gallery, Media Recreation BoardWest End Flats, and Media Open Streets, and to Delaware County Parks & Recreation.

This summer’s Arts in the Park was made possible by funding from Project Stream, a grant initiative of the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts that is regionally administered by the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance.

*If the weather is questionable, we will post on Facebook and on our website by 1:00 Saturday whether we will use our Sunday rain date.

 

Other performances in Friends of Glen Providence Park’s 2019 Arts in the Park:

  • Elegant Classical Ballet with the Academy of International Ballet on June 1
  • Funky Soul Music with The Bickel Brothers Band on August 17
  • Heartwarming Summer Pop with Bill Ricchini of Summer Fiction on September 7

 

Birdie Busch

Birdie Busch

 

Aug
17
Sat
Arts in the Park: The Bickel Brothers Band! @ Glen Providence Park - main entrance
Aug 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Save the date for the third of four performances in our 2019 Arts in the Park… Funky Soul Music with The Bickel Brothers Band! While the band’s roots remain in Funk, Blues, Soul, Jazz, and Groove, it does not conform to any specific genre, remaining consistently fresh and exciting. 

Rain date Sunday, August 18*
Free & family-friendly 

Bring a blanket or chair, and relax on the lawn by the historical stage for a late afternoon concert. After the performance, head into Media for dinner and shopping, just two blocks away on State Street!

Thank you to our concert sponsors, Sterling Pig Brewery, Media Recreation BoardWest End Flats, and Media Open Streets, and to Delaware County Parks & Recreation.

This summer’s Arts in the Park was made possible by funding from Project Stream, a grant initiative of the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts that is regionally administered by the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance.

*If the weather is questionable, we will post on Facebook and on our website by 1:00 Saturday whether we will use our Sunday rain date.

 

Other performances in Friends of Glen Providence Park’s 2019 Arts in the Park:

  • Elegant Classical Ballet with the Academy of International Ballet on June 1
  • Melodic Songstress Birdie Busch on July 13
  • Heartwarming Summer Pop with Bill Ricchini of Summer Fiction on September 7

 

The Bickel Brothers Band

The Bickel Brothers Band

 

Sep
7
Sat
Arts in the Park: Bill Ricchini of Summer Fiction! @ Glen Providence Park - main entrance
Sep 7 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Save the date for the final of four performances in our 2019 Arts in the Park… Heartwarming Summer Pop with Bill Ricchini of Summer Fiction! His music is described as “Charmingly catchy heartache meets sun-kissed disenchantment” by the Philadelphia Inquirer, “Heartwarming summer pop” by NPR, and  “Lovely, bookish songs” by Vogue. We couldn’t agree more. 

Rain date Sunday, September 8*
Free & family-friendly 

Bring a blanket or chair, and relax on the lawn by the historical stage for a late afternoon concert. After the performance, head into Media for dinner and shopping, just two blocks away on State Street!

Thank you to our concert sponsors, Diego’s Cantina, Media Recreation BoardWest End Flats, and Media Open Streets, and to Delaware County Parks & Recreation.

This summer’s Arts in the Park was made possible by funding from Project Stream, a grant initiative of the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts that is regionally administered by the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance.

*If the weather is questionable, we will post on Facebook and on our website by 1:00 Saturday whether we will use our Sunday rain date.

 

Other performances in Friends of Glen Providence Park’s 2019 Arts in the Park:

  • Elegant Classical Ballet with the Academy of International Ballet on June 1
  • Melodic Songstress Birdie Busch on July 13
  • Funky Soul Music with The Bickel Brothers Band on August 17

 

Bill Ricchini of Summer Fiction

Bill Ricchini of Summer Fiction

 

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