Little Island, New York City’s new public park in Hudson River Park by W. 13th Street, announced the 2022 line-up of ticketed events in The Amph, as it celebrates its one-year anniversary.

Tina Landau (Photo: Marc J Franklin)
Ayodele Casel Photo credit Mackenzie Coffman (l-r) Luke Hickey, Andre Imanishi, Ayodele Casel, Dre Torres, Naomi Funaki

Since opening May 21, 2021 Little Island has welcomed over 1.8 million visitors and last year’s inaugural summer season featured performances from 1,260 artists. This second summer will feature a new show The Big Mix conceived and directed by Tony Award nominee Tina Landau, the Second Annual Music and Dance Festival co-curated by Torya Beard, Drama Desk nominee Ayodele Casel, and Tony Award winner Michael McElroy, a weekend of musical performances by the Grammy Award winner Arturo O’Farrill and The Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra, an innovative new show by the internationally celebrated Machine de Cirque, and the Second Annual Storytelling Festival curated by PigPen Theatre Co. – More Information – Many Free Events

Lead Photo: Broadway Inspirational Voices (Photo: Rebecca J. Michaelson)