The Village Trip moves into high gear with two key appointments

The Village Trip moves into high gear with two key appointments

February 20, 2019

With dates set for The Village Trip 2019, and new local and creative partnerships to be unveiled shortly, the organisers are thrilled to announce two appointments that will set the course of the festival and enable its strategic development over the years to come. Danny Kapilian, who produced Bringing It All Back Home to Washington … Read More

EVENT: Woody Guthrie vs Trump!

EVENT: Woody Guthrie vs Trump!

February 11, 2019

Come join us for an evening of good old American protest songs at St John’s in the Village on Tuesday, April 30, at 7pm Old Man Trump is the true story of the battles between Woody Guthrie and his racist landlord Fred Trump. While living in Brooklyn at Beach Haven, Guthrie encountered the racist and … Read More

Suzanne Vega returns to her roots

Suzanne Vega returns to her roots

September 13, 2018

Suzanne Vega – whose career began in Greenwich Village in the new folk revival of the 1980s – is to headline Bringing It All Back Home to Washington Square, the free concert in Washington Square Park which is the focal point of The Village Trip. Also on the bill are Martha Redbone, and VickiKristrinaBarcelona.

The Village Trip: Press Release

The Village Trip: Press Release

September 12, 2018

September 27 – 30, 2018 Music | Poetry | Theater | Photography Suzanne Vega to headline concert in Washington Square Park Premiere of Greenwich Village Portraits for Saxophone and Piano by David Amram, Village Trip Artist-in-Residence A new festival will celebrate Greenwich Village as the historic forge in which much of 20th century American culture … Read More

Memories and reflections of Greenwich Village

Memories and reflections of Greenwich Village

September 1, 2018

Artist Lori Loebelsohn has created an evocative poster for The Village Trip inspired by her longstanding connections with the Washington Square Hotel in Greenwich Village.

The Village Trip is honored to announce David Amram as Artist-in-Residence

The Village Trip is honored to announce David Amram as Artist-in-Residence

June 29, 2018

David Amram – whose distinguished seventy-year career embraces every sphere of music and who has collaborated with such diverse figures as Leonard Bernstein, Arthur Miller, Charles Mingus, Hunter S Thompson and Willie Nelson – is to be Artist-in-Residence at The Village Trip.