UPCA's June 2015 Stroll Season
The 12th annual Uptown Arts Stroll, the community's month-long celebration of arts and culture that is sponsored by the Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance (NoMAA), returns from May 29 to June 30. UPCA is proud to host the below six events during the Stroll.
For a complete schedule of events visit: http://www.artstroll.com/events-schedule/
1:30pm doors; 2pm concert
In the collaborative spirit that has been a hallmark of El Sistema, 150 children from several orchestral programs in the New York metro area, including two hosted by UPCA, will perform.
RSVP at: http://unitedpalace.org/upca-calendar/icalrepeat.detail/2015/05/30/419/56/the-concert
Thank you to City Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez for co-sponsoring "¡The Concert!"
UPCA's spring season 2015
Saturday, April 11
Celebrate Xavier's 50th with a "There's no school like old school" party
6:30pm Doors;7-9PM PartyFREE, but $10 donation requested to support Palace programs
Join Xavier Eikerenkoetter, president of the United Palace, as he celebrates his 50th birthday jamming to his favorite old school tunes (Earth, Wind & Fire, Al Green, The O'Jays, Chaka Khan, etc.) played by the house band. Come dressed as your favorite decade – the three best outfits take home prize.
Columbia Wine Company’s Art of Wine Classes
Wednesday, February 18
Held in the United Palace annex, enter on Broadway through the green awning
Do you enjoy wine but want to learn more about it? Columbia Wine Company launches a series of wine classes at the United Palace one Wednesday evening a month. The classes will be fun, informative, and delicious!
For only $25 per guest Columbia Wine Co. will cover all the basics while tasting some great wines:
How to read a wine labelWine regions and varietalsBasics of wine pairingHow to navigate a wine storeBasic wine terminologyThe price includes wine and paired bites.
The class is moderated by staff wine consultant Christian Galliani of www.wineforthe99.com.
Upcoming dates include March 18, April 22, May 20, and June 17.