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Free programs to inspire self-confidence and empower individuals with Down syndrome to achieve!

Open Tuesday – Saturday, 10am – 5pm

Scroll down for a list of upcoming programs and events, or click here for full calendar.

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Our Vision:

is to see a world where individuals with Down syndrome are accepted and embraced in their families, schools, and communities.

Our Mission:

is to increase positive awareness of Down syndrome through national campaigns, educational programs, and by empowering individuals with Down syndrome, their families and the community.


What better way to spend a Saturday afternoon than in the park with friends!

Join us for a potluck picnic in Brooklyn Bridge Park, Saturday August 27th, 1:00-4:00pm. We will be at the picnic tables just north of Pier 5 (see map).

For information on parking and which subways and buses to take, and a detailed park map, click here:

See you there!
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After two and half great years, Nina is leaving the Playhouse to start her own business. Come say your goodbyes today during Saturday Programs in Harlem, or next weekend at our Brooklyn Picnic!

Thank you Nina!
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Some great photos from last night's reading - thank you, Joyce, for sharing your incredible story with us!

If you couldn't make it last night, copies of Joyce's book "Entwined: Sisters and Secrets in the Silent World of Artist Judith Scott" will be available for sale at the Playhouse THIS SATURDAY during programs, and profits from the book sales benefit GiGi's Playhouse NYC.
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Tonight's the night! Join us at the Playhouse at 6:30pm for...

... a screening of the short documentary “Outsider: The Life and Art of Judith Scott”
... a reading from Joyce Scott's newly-released memoir, "Entwined: Sisters and Secrets in the Silent World of Artist Judith Scott"
... a conversation with Joyce about the book, her relationship with Judith, and Judith's art
... a chance to buy a copy of "Entwined," have it signed, and have the profits go to GiGi's Playhouse NYC!

See you at the Playhouse!
- Benny and Nina
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we are open Monday to Friday, 9am-4pm. please call or stop by for a visit!

you are welcome to observe or participate in any programs that are appropriate for your family.

call or email for more information: 646-801-7529,

This week’s upcoming Events (click here for full calendar)

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