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Black Girl_ Linguistic Play Photo_ Christopher Duggan
Black Girl: Linguistic Play Photo: Christopher Duggan

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2017 International Festival of Arts & Ideas
June 3-24

Headline Concerts on the New Haven Green
Easily the most popular Festival offerings, our open-air concerts are a family tradition. Warm June weather and the historic New Haven Green are the perfect backdrop for unforgettable nights with family, friends, and great music. Grab a blanket and a picnic! It's free!

June 17: TROKER& Fulaso
June 18: Jimmy Greene Quartet and New Haven Symphony Orchestra
June 24: The Wailers & Rusted Root

Ticketed Events
Black Girl: Linguistic Play
Manual Cinema: The End of TV
We Are Citizens
Wu Man & MirĂ³ Quartet
Whitman, Melville, Dickinson-Passions of Bloom
Yale Institute for Music Theatre
Yale-China Fellows

Altar'd Space
Shoreline Ballet
Alison Cook Beatty Dance
Taylor Ho Bynum & Friends
Mariachi Mexico Antiguo
Rap Guide to Climate Chaos
Happenstance Theater
The Survivors Swing Band
Rolie Polie Guacamole
Deborah Lifton, soprano
Olive Tiger
Tere Luna & Val Ramos Duo
Afro Peruvian New Trends Orchestra
The World Citywide High School Poetry Jam

Ideas: Lectures & Conversations
Ideas on Foot - Dixwell's Roots
Survival of the Fittest: Youth, Guns and the Culture of Violence
Ideas on Foot - the Changing Roles of Downtown
On Tyranny: 20 Lessons from the 20th Century
We Thought It Was about the Economy?
Imaging New Haven: Candy/A Good and Spacious Land
Imaging New Haven: Engaging the City
American Cuisine, New England Cuisine, New Haven Cuisine
Citizenship: An Exploration
Ideas on Foot - Wooster Square: The Immigrant Experience
Talking Around the Back Porch: Stories on August Wilson
A Conversation with Taylor Mac and Bassem Youssef
4th Annual New Haven Documentary Film Festival
African Literature Association Conference

Walking Tours
Exhibition Talks & Tours
Bike Tours
Food Experiences
Master Classes and Workshops
Boat Tours

Even More to Do
Scene on the Green
Pop-up Festivals
Big Read
The Rejuvenary River Circus
Abbie Gardner
Soro Bindi
Li Liu
Open Ring Circus
The Bossa Nova Project
Ginga Brasileira

This newsletter is produced in collaboration with the South Central Regional Council of Governments. www.scrcog.org