222-05 56th Avenue
Bayside, NY 11364
Description: Composer Jerry Herman's Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, adapted for the big screen, and starring Barbra Streisand as matchmaker Dolly Levi. Rated G - Shown at QPAC as part of a one-of-a-kind interactive family-oriented film series. Here, the crowd sings (and dances) along with their favorite characters without an ounce of apprehension. These movies are captioned. Trivia contest with prizes before each showing. The most enthusiastic singalong participant wins a $100 cash prize.
Venue Description: For more than 45 years, Queensborough Performing Arts Center, located on the Queensborough Community College campus in Bayside, has served as an outpost of culture to its surrounding community. QPAC offers a central location near many local restaurants, making it an excellent destination for a family night out.
The center has both a professional and a children's series, providing programming for every age. The children's series is brought to the community in conjunction with a book club, a reading program that helps introduce young children to the joys of reading by staging the books chosen. The children's performances held at QPAC make for a great birthday party activity. QPAC provides a private location for lunch, discounted front-row seats, and a "Happy Birthday" serenade from the stage.
For further information on hosting a birthday party at QPAC, contact 718-631-6311. The center can also be rented for private functions and is especially suited to events like concerts, lectures, and plays. To find out how you can host an event at QPAC, call 718-631-6311.
The Queensborough Performing Arts Center is located at 222-05 56th Avenue in Bayside. For more information, call 718-631-6311 or visit qcc.cuny.edu/qpac.