Music brings us together. The BROOKLYN GETDOWN is all about Music because of Music; Music we love, Music we share. Music that can touch us in the most intimate way.
The Brooklyn Get Down Festival is an impressive roster of the world’s most acclaimed dance music DJs and singing artists. For its launch season, which will also include a screening of the lauded dance party/festival film “Hands To The Sky”; panel discussions featuring an array of artists, executives, influencers and culture creators; and an indoor/outdoor art installation exploring the boundaries of dance-music culture, intellect and spirit.
The 2 -day festival kicks off Friday, July 29, and is produced by Hands to the Sky Productions..
Dance music has always been about bringing people together. We’re looking forward to welcoming people of all hues and stripes in that spirit: for the love of music, for the love of dance, for the love of art and love itself. The Brooklyn Get Down Festival is going to be like a soulful family reunion. Following is a preliminary schedule of festival events:
Friday, July 29, 2016
6pm – 9pm: DJ Sets & Singing Performances
9:00PM – Fireworks
9:30pm – FILM | Screening: Hands to the Sky. A music-driven documentary exploring the uplifting, spirited phenomenon of urban outdoor house music parties.
Saturday, July 30, 2016
2 – 12 midnight: Brooklyn Get Down | DJ Sets & Singing Performances (Fireworks at 9pm)
About Hands To The Sky Productions
Hands To The Sky Productions is a Queens, New York-based production company dedicated to developing filmed entertainment and events focused on the House Music movement and underground music culture.
Hands to the Sky Productions is the love child of DJ/ Promoter Kervyn Mark, independent film producer Domingo Canate. Our Mission is to bring together people of all hues and stripes for the love of music, for the love of dance, for the love of art, for love itself to get lifted. We created Brooklyn Get Down to share the history, spirit, and future of the Soulful House Movement with longtime lovers and newly discovered friends. A Soul Family Reunion.