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Little Island Announces its Summer Lineup
July 5, 2024, 6:35.46 pm ET


Little Island has announced the line-up for The Glade Series, an array of free-to-the-public live performances, launching July 10 and running through September 1. These events will take place Wednesday through Sunday for seven weeks inside the Island’s 200-seat venue.

From July 10-14, Pulitzer Prize winning playwright Suzan-Lori Parks will thoughtfully pair a musical performance with a conversation between Parks and an expert from a different field.

Other performers in the series will include dancer Melissa Toogood, cabaret legend Mx Justin Vivian Bond, comedians Morgan Jay, Jay Jurden, Neel Gosh, and Sarah Tollemach, linguists Ross Perlin and Daniel Kaufman, jazz vocalist Vanisha Gould, folk artist June McDoom, multi-instrumentalist Lua Noah and, pianist Sullivan Fortner, and more.

Tickets to Little Island’s summer season of performances, as well as information on free programs, are available at