Popular Los Angeles attraction The DiscOasis coming to Central Park this summer season
New York City is popping up the warmth this summer season with a model new curler disco in Central Park.
On June 16, The DiscOasis, a glittering, theatrical and distinctly New York immersive curler disco expertise, is coming to Central Park’s iconic Wollman Rink by Oct. 1. Created by and produced by Constellation Immersive in partnership with Live Nation and Los Angeles Media Fund, The DiscOasis will supply thrilling night skate occasions and packages for New Yorkers to get pleasure from.
With an array of particular company, DJs and artists on the line-up, the sonic parts are curated by Nile Rodgers, GRAMMY-winning composer, producer, arranger and guitarist who has labored with artists akin to CHIC, Diana Ross, David Bowie, Madonna, Daft Punk, Lady Gaga
“I’m a lifelong New Yorker and, for me, Central Park was always the place where big things happened — from watching Sly & the Family Stone and Diana Ross, to sharing the first moon landing and the inaugural Earth Day,” mentioned Rodgers. “Since The DiscOasis is all about celebrating New York culture, there’s no other place for it to be.”
Wollerman Rink shall be fully reimagined as an oasis inside an oasis, inviting company to let free by skating and dancing collectively. The glittering rink will characteristic a centerpiece designed by Tony Award-nominated David Korins and lighting design by award-winning David Weiner that catches the attention.
The DiscOasis will characteristic nightly theatrical exhibits directed by soon-to-be-announced a Tony Award-nominated director & choreographer, plus interactive installations impressed by Rodgers’ iconic catalog. The rink could have an enormous dance ground, reside roller-dance performances, meals and beverage service, and extra, all accompanied by a cool playlist curated by Rodgers.
An earlier iteration of The DiscOasis was offered in Los Angeles. The sold-out run grew to become a 2021 spotlight occasion, with the freelancertamal stating “The party of the summer is a secret roller-skating disco at an LA botanical garden.” Fast Company additionally named Constellation Immersive one in all its Top 10 Most Innovative Live Events Companies “for reviving the roller disco and just in time.”
“The DiscOasis was created as a movement to celebrate community, inclusivity, and positivity. We’re tapping New York City’s rich history — both as the birthplace of disco and its longtime connection to the urban roller-skating experience — providing an ideal and unique opportunity to gather again,” mentioned Thao Nguyen, CEO of Constellation Immersive. “We’re fortunate to have this opportunity to bring this unique immersive experience to iconic Central Park thanks to our wonderful partners, Nile Rodgers, Wollman Park Partners, Live Nation and Los Angeles Media Fund.”
A portion of the proceeds from The DiscOasis will profit the We Are Family Foundation, which creates and helps packages that promote cultural range and empower youth who’re altering the world with daring concepts.
For extra info or to buy tickets, go to thediscoasis.com. Wollman Rink Access Program tickets shall be obtainable on an ongoing foundation. Skating periods shall be obtainable from 10 am to 10 pm on Wednesdays by Sundays from June 16 till October 1.