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Rockport New Year’s Eve “Summer Sampler”
August 29 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm$10 – $20
Enjoy a preview of this year’s New Year’s Eve celebration on the outdoor stage at the Windhover Center for the Performing Arts! What Time Is It, Mr. Fox? is a veteran RNYE musical favorite, and Trend N Motion is an exciting hip-hop dance group that will be making their first RNYE appearance.
Named after a Victorian children’s game, What Time Is It, Mr. Fox? can time-travel from 1960s New Orleans soul back to the minstrels of Medieval France before landing in the Tin Pan Alley era of NYC. Led by the gender-defying voice of 3rian King, the ensemble delivers its own brand of smoky cabaret, neo-soul and acoustic noir, sounding something like Tom Waits and Amy Winehouse performing in a French cafe. What Time Is It, Mr. Fox? is known for its original songs which marry rich lyrical imagery with a cinematic sensibility, exploring themes of love, spirituality, sexuality, and identity. Mr. Fox brings honesty, energy, and emotional authenticity to every performance.
Trend N Motion is a Boston based dance group that creates productions throughout New England for various events. A diverse team that genuinely loves expressive movement Trend N Motion spreads the spirit of dance to the young and old; highlighting the therapy of expression. They have performed for the Apollo Theatre, the Museum of Fine Arts, the Museum of Science, and many more community events.
Gloucester Stage Company is staging their presentations at Windhover this summer, and Windhover’s Back Garden Outdoor Stage has been transformed with stage lighting, comfortable seating, improved access, and a biergarten. Gloucester Stage Company is helping RNYE with ticketing and audience management for this event, and we will follow their COVID-19 Protocols.