An electric blend of adventurous spoken word, musical and movement based artists.
Launched in 2018, Skylight Open is The Billie’s monthly music and spoken word series featuring cutting edge Brooklyn-based talent. Some 6 musicians and spoken word artists are presented each month with past artists including Alia Pierre, Inaya Day, Tai Allen Phoenix, and Keisha Gaye Anderson.
Support for SummerFest 2023 has been generously provided by:
A.R.T. New York, Altman Foundation, Con Edison, Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, Ford Foundation, Harkness Foundation for Dance, Laurie M. Tisch Illumination and William R. Kenan, Jr. Charitable Trust, Lucille Lortel Foundation, Mellon Foundation, Mertz Gilmore Foundation, National Endowment for the Arts, New York City Council (District 36) with the support of Councilmember Chi Ossé, New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, New York State Council on the Arts, Office of the Brooklyn Borough President Antonio Reynoso, The Hyde and Watson Foundation, The J.L. Greene Art Access Fund, The Jordan Brand, The New York Community Trust, The New York State Council on the Arts, The Office of the Mayor of the City of New York Mayor Eric Adams, The Pierre and Tana Matisse Foundation, The Seller-Lehrer Family Foundation, The Shubert Foundation.