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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This summer, the DiscOasis will set up shop at Wollman Rink in Central Park, bringing a mix of open skate sessions and theatrical performances, along with an array of live DJs, artists and special guests amidst a glitzy, neon-tinged botanical backdrop.https://t.co/GRRaaFnO5L
— Gothamist (@Gothamist) May 10, 2022
“There’s something special about skate culture. All of my friends from back in the day who still skate … they can’t wait to come to DiscOasis,” says legendary songwriter Nile Rodgers, the “Groovemaster” for a roller-skating revival coming to Central Park. https://t.co/A1kDhZCKmj
— Gothamist (@Gothamist) May 11, 2022