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Sun Dec 5 2021
3:00 pm

Winter Comfort — Fondue, Music & Weaving

First we learn a secret fondue recipe with Raphael (live from Switzerland!) Then Cat shows us how to weave winter gifts on the loom while Jonah Talbot weaves tunes on his dulcimer.

VENUE | Cafe DiwanukKwanzmas

Home Chef Raphaël Bagi Lauren will show us his historical family recipe for winter fondue, live from his kitchen in Lausanne, Switzerland while textile artist Catherine B. Weaver shows us how to thread a loom and then hits the floor loom to finish handwoven holiday gifts for family and friends! Jonah Talbott weaves tunes on his dulcimer for a peaceful afternoon of comfort food, music and weaving textiles.



Sun Dec 19 2021
2:30 pm

Beth & Ritt's Holiday Survival Kit

Award-winning songwriters Beth Falcone and Ritt Henn perform original and originally arranged songs of seasonal celebration at the Triad in NYC (ivestream also available)

VENUE | Harmony Hall

What do Diwali, Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwaanza, and Winter Solstice have in common? To find out, come and walk a mile in someone else’s music. It’s high quality duct tape and organic beef jerky for the soul!

Award-winning songwriters Beth Falcone and Ritt Henn return for their 6th Annual Beth & Ritt’s Holiday Survival Kit. They serve up a bevy of original and originally-arranged celebratory songs from around the globe to see you safely through the season. Beth’s “catchy melodies and smart lyrics” (Variety) and Ritt’s “funkier Cole Porter” songs (LA Weekly) soar with her “fiery piano playing” (Chicago Sun Times) and his “cool cat” bass (Time Out NY). Met Opera and Broadway performer Roosevelt André Credit, international singer Xiaoqing Zhang, and The Snow Angels: LaDonna Burns and Christine de Frece!

Approx Running Time: 90 Minutes

Genre: Jazz, Folk, Traditional, Original and Originally Arranged Holiday Music

Please Note: all patrons must show proof of COVID-19 vaccination upon arrival to gain admittance to the theater. Lack of proof will result in denial of entry with no refund. There is no two-drink minimum, so patrons wil stay masked at all times during the performance.

Additional information: This show will be livestreamed for fans outside the New York City area. For information on how to purchase a livestream ticket, click here: Beth & Ritt’s Holiday Survival Kit Live-Stream ($10)

We look forward to seeing you all in 3D in New York, and in 2D via the Livestream!





Mon Dec 20 2021
12:00 pm

Cooking for Kwanzaa

Part of our Cooking in Concert Series!

VENUE | Harambee Harvest

Cook along with Phumzile Sojola, Harambee Harvest’s Signature Chef, as he shows us how to make some of his favorite traditional dishes for Kwanzaa, accompanied by Kayamba Afrika, live from Kenya! Food, music? What more do we need?! Sign up now to get your shopping list, or feel free to grab a cup of tea, follow along and enjoy the company. (Can’t make the live show? You’ll be able to watch the video later!)

Tue Dec 21 2021
7:00 pm

Native American Tales - Watch Party

Professional Storyteller Geri Keams, Dineh, spins solstice tales around the bonfire.

VENUE | Solstice Bonfire

Watch with us as Professional Storyteller Geri Keams, Dineh, weaves ancient Native American tales. Live on tape, originally performed around the bonfire in Holidayopolis’s Solstice Circle on Sunday, November 29, 2020.

Tue Dec 21 2021
8:00 pm

Creativity and Abundance, a celebration of Kuumba - Watch Party!

With visionary artist Deborah Singletary

VENUE | Congo Square

Kuumba, meaning creativity, is the 6th day of Kwanzaa. Join us for this LIVE on TAPE broadcast of Deborah Singletary’s beautiful workshop on abundance. Create a vibrant, energetic art envelope that will draw money to you with visionary artist Deborah Singletary.