Festival Reviews 2019

October 25, 2019

Read Reviews of The Village Trip 2019 The Village Trip Returns With Glorious Hootenanny at Iconic Greenwich Venue Billboard  Concerts, poetry and panel talks topped the bigger-and-better Village Trip festival The Villager  What a ‘Trip’! Hundreds enjoy folk and rock concert at Washington Square Park during Village festival The Villager  Hootenanny Concert & Salute to … Read More

What they said 2019

October 25, 2019

David Amram, The Village Trip Artist Emeritus The second Village Trip has been completed, and it was a great success. Billboard came to cover it and gave the festival a glowing review. Most important, the festival attracted many young people as well as older Village residents. Everyone who attended any of the events felt a … Read More

The Village Trip 2019 – photographs and reviews

The Village Trip 2019 – photographs and reviews

October 25, 2019

Summer in the city, to coin a phrase from John Sebastian. Late summer in the city in fact, and The Village Trip 2019 was bathed in sunshine as it celebrated the glorious history and heritage of a unique neighborhood which has been at the center of arts and social activism for nigh on 150 years. … Read More

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