Oct 14 - Oct 15, 2022
FAREWELL + BLOCK PARTY
Every great party hits up a second spot.
First, we’ll toast our unforgettable memories at Sargent Drive. Then, let’s party with old friends and new neighbors at an epic event on Audubon Street to launch Long Wharf Theatre’s thrilling next chapter.
Everyone’s invited. All are welcome. You don’t want to miss it.
SARGENT DRIVE // FAREWELL
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14 6-8 PM
A goodbye moment for our beloved home
- 6:00 – 7:00 Open House Tours
- 7:00 – 8:00 Sargent Drive Farewell + Toast
AUDUBON STREET // BLOCK PARTY
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15 2-7 PM
Food, fun, and festivities to ring in our next chapter
- 2:00 – 3:00 Community Pre-Show + Activities
- 3:00 – 4:00 Community Performance
- 4:00 – 5:00 Neighborhood Music School presents Anton Kot Band
- 4:00 – 6:00 Open House, Creative Arts Workshop
- 5:00 – 7:00 Music + Food + DJ Dance Party + Celebration!
Jenny KoonsShe/Her Creator/Curator
Jenny Koons (she/her) is a director and organizer. Projects: Oedipus (Deaf West Theatre), Head Over Heels (Pasadena Playhouse), Hurricane Diane (Huntington Theatre), Now Becomes Then (Actors Theatre of Louisville), Men on Boats (Baltimore Center Stage), Speechless (New Blue Man Group North American Tour), The Tempest (The Juilliard School), Between Us: The Deck of Cards (Denver Center for the Performing Arts), A Midsummer Night’s Dream (The Public Theater Mobile Unit), Burn All Night (American Repertory Theatre), Theatre for One: In This Moment (Pershing Square Signature Center), Gimme Shelter (Why Not Theatre, Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games commission), Theatre for One: I’m Not the Stranger You Think I Am (Arts Brookfield), A Sucker Emcee (National Black Theatre, LAByrinth Theater Company, SPKRBOX Festival, Norway), Queen of the Night (Diamond Horseshoe Nightclub, Drama Desk Award), The Odyssey Project 2012 (site-specific NYC). Jenny was a 2021 Vision Resident at Ars Nova and has developed new work at Steppenwolf, Roundabout, and New Black Fest, among others. She was the 2017 curator of New York City Center’s Encores! Off-Center Lobby Project, co-curator of the 2016 Toronto ThisGen Conference, and co-founder of Artists 4 Change NYC (National Black Theatre). She has been a facilitator and educator in creating anti-racist spaces and engaging in conversations around race and equity for over a decade, in both non-profit and artistic spaces. Jenny is a Lilly Award recipient and proud member of the SDC.