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New Rochelle ArtsFest Welcomes THE RIDE and Charles Fazzino
The New Rochelle Council on the Arts hosts ArtsFest, featuring 3D pop artist Charles Fazzino with a special appearance of THE Fazzino RIDE and its performers. Attendees will receive a special discount for THE RIDE.
By: THE RIDE
New York, NY – September 6, 2012 - THE RIDE NY’s hottest attraction, will join famed 3D pop artist Charles Fazzino at the upcoming New Rochelle ArtFest.
Pop artist Charles Fazzino is once again participating in the City of New Rochelle’s Council on the Arts annual ArtsFest, a weekend long festival highlighting the best the area has to offer. The Fazzino studio will open its doors to the public during the festival. As a special surprise, ArtsFest attendees will be treated to performances by THE RIDE performers and can receive discounts on the popular Fazzino RIDE, which features a moving theater motorcoach adorned with Fazzino’s depiction of New York City and a multi-media presentation of his work.
ArtsFest Becoming a Must-Attend Event for New Rochelle
During New Rochelle’s ArtsFest, the city will come alive with art exhibits, live music, great food, incredible performances, shopping, and tours of artists’ studios throughout the downtown area. On Saturday and Sunday, attendees can begin their tour at the Fazzino studios and then hop on the free “Culture Trolley” to visit more than 20 other venues around the area. This year, THE RIDE performers will entertain audiences with their “only in New York” style showmanship. For more information on ArtsFest, visit the New Rochelle Council of the Arts web site at http://www.newrochellearts.org/
About THE Fazzino RIDE
THE Fazzino RIDE has been designed as a visually choreographed piece of kinetic art that will feature new interactive content and street performances allowing the passengers to view New York City through the beloved artist’s whimsical, original and amusing eyes from their front row stadium-style seats that offer an exhilarating 4-D view. 3-D pop artist Charles Fazzino has created a special design wrap for the motor coach making THE Fazzino RIDE a 75-minute moving work of interactive art. Directed by Richard Humphrey, THE Fazzino RIDE features original content and videos of Fazzino's universally recognized New York 3-D paintings that jump to life on the forty interactive screens aboard. THE Fazzino RIDE also features original music written by Patrick Noth and a new cast of specialty performers who entertain along the 4.2 mile journey through mid-town Manhattan.
About THE RIDE
On THE RIDE, guests are given front row seats as the streets of New York City become a stage. Famous city landmarks are a backdrop to a live show with unparalleled technology, fun facts, and amazing street performances. THE RIDE is an unforgettable New York City experience giving a creative spin on the more conventional theatrical performance. Each RIDE is a different experience!
THE RIDE launches from Times Square and interested guests should check the website for daily schedules. Private group RIDES are available by scheduling in advance. THE RIDE’S box office is located at Madame Tussauds, 234 West 42nd Street, NYC. Find us on the web at www.experiencetheride.com or call (646) 289-5060.