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Tuesday, April 16, 2019


5:00 PM - 8:00 PM


The Fortune Society
29-76 Northern Boulevard
Long Island City, NY 10027

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Arts Festival 2019

The sixth annual celebration of the imagination and creativity of Fortune’s participants and partners.

Special thanks to our arts funders: The SHS Foundation, New York Council on the Arts, The Gould Foundation and The American Chai Foundation.

The event is free and open to the public with an RSVP below.

If you have any questions, contact John Runowicz at jrunowicz@fortunesociety.org or 347.510.3665.

Public Works Acting Class | 5 to 6 PM

Staged Reading of August Wilson’s Fences. Class members will perform a special abridged version of the acclaimed play.

Writing Class Readings | 6 to 7 PM

Class members will read their poetry and prose. See Fortune’s annual Voices of Fortune for examples of their work.

Music Class EP Release Party | 7 to 8 PM

Advanced Minds music class members will play and perform songs from their EP of original music VENT.

Art Class Exhibition

Drawings and other artwork by Fortune participants will be displayed throughout the event space.

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