NYC-ARTS

NYC-ARTS Full Episode: August 22, 2019

Season 2019 Episode 457 | 28m 16s

A selection of NYC-ARTS Greatest Hits, including a profile of Ayodele Casel, one of today’s most dynamic tap dancers and a passionate advocate for her art form, and a profile of Nari Ward, whose approach to art-making evokes the folk and recycling traditions from Jamaica, where he was born, as well as the material textures of Harlem, where he has lived and worked since the 1990s.

Aired: 08/22/19

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

Problems Playing Video?

NYC-ARTS is made possible in part by First Republic Bank. Major funding for NYC-ARTS is also made possible by Rosalind P. Walter, the Kate W. Cassidy Foundation, the Thea Petschek Iervolino Foundation, the Jean Dubinsky Appleton Estate, Jody and John Arnhold, Ellen and James S. Marcus, The Lewis “Sonny” Turner Fund for Dance, Elise Jaffe and Jeffrey Brown, The Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, and the Elroy and Terry Krumholz Foundation. This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council. Additional funding provided by members of THIRTEEN.