Skirball Center for the Performing Arts - New York University


NYU Skirball's Big Red Chair Series and Kidrockers present the second in a series of authentic rock shows for families.

“Consider this a chance to see rising indie groups in a relaxed setting—and all under the guise of entertaining your toddlers.” NEW YORK MAGAZINE CRITICS PICK

Kids and their parents will be given the unique opportunity to experience an authentic, awesome and “of the moment” rock show in the comfort of a world class performing arts center in the heart of Greenwich Village.

SAVE BIG WITH OUR FAMILY FOUR PACK AND SIX PACK

As an introductory offer to this new music series, use code PACK for four advance tickets for $60 ($15 each).

For $140, THE 2013/2014 BRC 6-PACK includes 6 tickets to attend Big Red Chair performances of your choosing and a $50 contribution in support of future Skirball Center programming.

LIMIT TWO PACKAGES PER FAMILY, PER SEASON, AND 4 TICKETS PER PERFORMANCE. AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE THROUGH MARCH 23; OTHER LIMITS AND RESTRICTIONS MAY APPLY.

ADAM GREEN is a singer-songwriter, artist and filmmaker. Green is well known for being one-half of The Moldy Peaches, whose song "Anyone Else But You" was featured on the Juno soundtrack, which reached No 1 on the US Billboard Charts. A brilliant, charming and highly engaging live performer, Green has toured the world extensively with bands like The Strokes and Cribs and recently completed a series of sold out shows throughout Europe.

SAN FERMIN brings a pastiche of post-rock, chamber-pop and contemporary classical composition. Fermin is the work of Brooklyn composer and songwriter Ellis Ludwig-Leone -- and is also a nine person touring ensemble. After finishing his musical studies at Yale, Ludwig-Leone wrote the band’s Downtown Records debut in six weeks while holed up in a studio on the mountainous border between Alberta and British Columbia

Seth Herzog is currently the warm-up comic for Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and also appears in sketches on the show. His long running weekly show Sweet is a staple of the downtown alternative comedy scene. Seth appears regularly on VH1's Best Week Ever and All Access.

Craig Baldo is the warm up comic for the The Colbert Report and has appeared on Late Night with Conan O’Brien, Last Comic Standing (finalist season 1), Comedy Central’s Premium Blend, NBC’s Late Friday, VH1 and Showtime.

Kidrockers produces All Ages shows that bring families together to experience some of the most engaging and vital artists in indie music and comedy. Artists perform original (not specifically made for children) songs in a manner that is both authentic and kid-friendly.

PRE-SHOW: Join us in the lobby one hour prior to the concert for an educational music activity.

WELCOME TO ALL AGES AND RECOMMENDED FOR AGES 3-13. ADULTS MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY A CHILD.

THE SPRING 2014 BIG RED CHAIR SERIES:

February 8 | Kidrockers featuring Caveman and The Pizza Underground

March 23 | SCOOBY-DOO LIVE! MUSICAL MYSTERIES

March 29 | Kidrockers featuring Adam Green and Sam Fermin

NYU SKIRBALL CENTER'S BIG RED CHAIR FAMILY SERIES IS MADE POSSIBLE IN PART WITH GENEROUS SUPPORT FROM JOAN GANZ COONEY AND L. JAY AND MARY ELLEN OLIVA WITH ADDITIONAL SUPPORT FROM CON EDISON FOR FAMILY EDUCATIONAL AND ENRICHMENT PROGRAMMING.

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