Opening Ceremonies

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When: Thursday, June 1 at 7:00 pm
Location: The Nancy Power Theatre in the Roxy Theatre 

Help us celebrate the launch of Nextfest 2023 at the Roxy on 124th Street. Join the party and help start the festival off with a bang! The Nextfest Opening Ceremonies features dancing, music, performances, pizza, and the world premiere of the Nextfest 2022 Documentary. This is an all-ages event you won’t wanna miss, no tickets are required to attend.

Opening Ceremonies Schedule

Opening Night Performance at 7:00 pm
World Premiere Screening of the Nextfest Documentary at 8:00 pm
DJ and Dancing at 9:00 pm

Come experience performances and previews from DJ GSam, Christina Hollingworth, Russel Comrie, Captain Falafel, Velocity Complex, and Jacquie Daniels.

Nextfest 2022 Documentary

In 2022, the Nextfest Arts Company returned to live festival after two years of online programming. To celebrate the return to in-person and the return to the Roxy on 124th Street, a documentary was filmed about the people of Nextfest.