DAILY NEWS – MAY THE 4TH WITH NY JEDI

Published on May 4th, 2013

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“The New York Jedi, a 200-member strong band of light-saber fighting enthusiasts, will be performing at Times Square’s Ripley’s Believe It Or Not from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The group’s founder, a Brooklyn-based AV installation designer named Flynn, says there’s never been a better time to be a fan of all things “Star Wars.”

“Our class has been a litmus test,” says New York Jedi founder Flynn, 42. “Things were dying down last year to the point where I was thinking of discontinuing the classes, and then all of a sudden the announcement hit that Disney was making more ‘Star Wars’ movies. And people started coming to the classes again.”

Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/entertainment/tv-movies/star-wars-fans-celebrate-fourth-article-1.1332449#ixzz2SRfFMpdU

See Also; “A Jedi All the way,” article 2007

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