Governor Mckee and Mayor Smiley to Designate April 19 2023 as the First Ever Waterfire Day

May 6, 2019

Experience the Magic of Waterfire at Dance Factory

At Dance Factory, we are thrilled to bring you the incredible news of the designation of April 19, 2023, as the first-ever Waterfire Day, an extraordinary celebration of art, culture, and entertainment. Join us as we pay homage to the mesmerizing Waterfire events that have captivated audiences worldwide.

Immerse Yourself in the Enchanting Atmosphere

On this momentous day, Governor Mckee and Mayor Smiley will come together to officially recognize the significance of Waterfire and its profound impact on the community. As the sun sets and darkness envelops the city, the rivers will come alive with a symphony of music, dance, and light.

Discover the Wonder of Waterfire

Waterfire is a unique art installation that combines floating bonfires, live music, captivating performances, and a sense of community. Originally conceived by artist Barnaby Evans, Waterfire has become a symbol of Providence's vibrant arts scene.

As you stroll along the water's edge, be prepared to be enthralled by the music and mesmerized by the flickering flames reflecting off the surface of the river. The aroma of burning cedar wood fills the air, creating an ambiance unlike any other.

Extraordinary Performances and Artistry

Waterfire is not simply an event; it is an experience that engages all your senses. At Dance Factory, we are proud to participate in this grand celebration of art and culture. Our talented dancers will enchant you with their graceful movements, intertwining the art of dance with the magic of Waterfire.

From classical ballet to contemporary choreography, our performances will showcase the diversity and beauty of the performing arts. Feel the emotions and stories unfold as our dancers transport you to a world where dreams come to life.

Enriching the Community Through Art

Waterfire is more than just a visually stunning spectacle; it is also an opportunity to connect with the community and support local artists. During the event, you can explore galleries featuring incredible works of art, handcrafted by talented artisans from the region.

Indulge in delectable cuisine from local food vendors offering a wide array of culinary delights. Listen to compelling stories from artists and performers, who will share their passion and dedication to their craft.

Join Us for Waterfire Day at Dance Factory

We invite you to join us at Dance Factory on April 19, 2023, as we celebrate the inaugural Waterfire Day. Experience the captivating performances, the enchanting atmosphere, and the sense of unity that the Waterfire movement has created.

Discover the transformative power of art, as dancers tell stories through their movements, musicians evoke emotions through their melodies, and the river sparkles with the glow of a thousand flames.

Come and be a part of history as Governor Mckee and Mayor Smiley officially designate April 19, 2023, as the first-ever Waterfire Day. Dance Factory is honored to be a part of this extraordinary celebration, and we can't wait to share this magical experience with you.

William Horsman
Exciting news! 🔥🎉
Nov 9, 2023