Day of Movement

October 21


Featuring warm-up yoga and poetry session Verse and Vinyasa, with jean-jacques Gabriel and Lyrispect, as well as social dancing with local performers.

  • Verse & Vinyasa with jean-jacques Gabriel and Lyrispect. BYO Yoga Mat!: 1 PM
  • Malidelphia: African Drums & Dancing: 3 PM
  • Social Dancing: Lindy Hop & Blues With Jazz Attack Swings: 4 PM
  • Social Dancing: Tango With Damian and Sarah Tango: 5 PM
  • Poetry Typewriter Activation (Autumn Konopka): 1-3 PM

In addition to exciting programming on the weekends, Cherry Street Pier and Race Street Pier will be filled with installations including:

  • Two interactive sculpture installations in collaboration with the Montreal-based group Creos: Impulse, an installation of seesaws designed by CS Design and Lateral Office, and Prismatica, a group of colorful spinning prisms by Raw Design.
  • Typewriter Poetry: Interactive poetry installation inside Cherry Street Pier with Philly Typewriter featuring live activations by Marissa Johnson-Valenzuela, Autumn Konopka, Warren Longmire, Trapeta B. Mayson, Frank Sherlock, and Jacob Winterstein.
  • Erlin Geffrard: ‘Banners for the People’
  • Video Installations by Michel Auder, Andrea Bowers, Hiwa K., Yoshua Okón, Jennifer Levonian, Maider Lopez, and Tintin Wulia.
  • Selections from Creative Time’s ‘Pledges of Allegiance’ (Tania Bruguera, Alex Da Corte, Jeremy Deller, LaToya Ruby Frazier, Marilyn Minter, Jayson Musson, Yoko Ono, Trevor Paglen, and Rirkrit Tiravanija).