Central Park To Get 70s-Themed Roller Disco [VIDEO]

Gothamist reports:

This summer, The DiscOasis will set up shop at Wollman Rink in Central Park, so New Yorkers can get back in touch with the city’s famed disco roots.

Running from June 16th until October 1st, The DiscOasis will bring a mix of open skate sessions and theatrical performances—some with playlists crafted by Nike Rodgers the legendary songwriter, producer and co-founder of Chic, along with an array of live DJs, artists and special guests amidst a glitzy, neon-tinged botanical backdrop.

The colorful roller rink centerpiece is designed by Tony Award-nominated David Korins, lighting design by award-winning David Weiner, plus there will be interactive installations inspired by Rodgers’ iconic catalog.

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