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Works & Process, the Performing-Arts Series at the
Guggenheim, Announces Spring 2017 Season
Through April 23, 2017

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Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts
Announces its 2016-17 Season
Through May 6, 2017


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The Theater at the 14th Street Y
Announces its 2016-2017 Season:
Dance, Theater, & LABA Series
$14at14Y Flex Pass now on sale
Through May 7, 2017

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Asia Week
March 9 - 18, 2017
Various Galleries


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Museum of Arts and Design
LOOT: Mad About Jewelry
April 4 through 8, 2017


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THE MARTIN E. SEGAL THEATRE CENTER
AT THE GRADUATE CENTER, CUNY Announces
ANNOUNCES March 2017 Events
Through March 22,2017


5th Annual Walk for Kids Growth, NY
Saturday, April 09, 2017 11 AM - 3:00 PM
Flushing Meadows Park

Come ALL and Walk for Kids Growth on Sunday, April 09, 2017! Help increase awareness of childhood growth disorders, and the importance of early diagnosis and treatment! The fun-filled day will include a 3-mile fun walk, free food, giveaways, display booths, and live performances by some of NY's hottest performers. All ages and leashed pets are welcome! Register at www.WalkforKidsGrowth.org. The event will be held at Flushing Meadows Park in front of the Fountain of the Planets, which is located closest to the Ice Rink.

COST: No Cost

TELEPHONE: 516-671-4041

EMAIL: daphne@hgfound.org

WEBSITE:
http://www.walkforkidsgrowth.org

Flushing Meadows Park | 111th Street to Van Wyck
Queens, NY 11368



AMANDA SELWYN DANCE THEATRE
presents
White Night 2017
Annual Gala Fundraiser and Performance
Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 7pm
Reflections Center for Conscious Living & Yoga

Amanda Selwyn Dance Theatre presents the company's annual gala fundraiser and performance,White Night 2017, on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 7pm at Reflections Center for Conscious Living & Yoga, 227 E. 24th Street, NYC.

White Night 2017 will offer audiences an intimate sneak preview of Amanda Selwyn Dance Theatre's newest work Refuge; and opportunity to get to know the dancers, designers, board members, and company teaching artists. The evening includes a dinner of small plates by celebrity guest chefs Sammy Voit,Master Chef Junior, Chopped Junior, and Food Network Star Kids and Sal Soldo,Food Network Star Kids. Patrons will enjoy short performances, cooking demonstrations by the celebrity chefs, interactive dance workshops, a silent auction, and more. Attendees will make a difference this winter by supporting dance performance and dance education.

Tickets are $150, and patron tickets are $500; available at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/white-night-2017-tickets-30424775322.

Reflections Center for Conscious Living & Yoga | 227 E. 24th Street, NYC.


An Affair To Remember
The Wooster Group’s Annual Benefit
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
The Performing Garage, 33 Wooster Street, New York City.

Join Jo Andres & Steve Buscemi, Elizabeth Diller & Ricardo Scofidio, Francis McDormand & Joel Coen, Cindy Sherman and Maura Tierney for an intimate dinner and a performance by a special guest. Cocktails start at 6:30PM, followed by dinner at 7:30PM, and performance at 8:30PM.

ABOUT THE WOOSTER GROUP

Founded in 1975, The Wooster Group has made more than 40 works for theater, dance, film, and video under the direction of Elizabeth LeCompte. These works include RUMSTICK ROAD (1977), L.S.D. (...JUST THE HIGH POINTS...) (1984), FRANK DELL’S THE TEMPTATION OF ST. ANTONY (1988), BRACE UP! (1991), THE EMPEROR JONES (1993), HOUSE/LIGHTS (1999), TO YOU, THE BIRDIE! (Phèdre) (2002), HAMLET (2007), THERE IS STILL TIME. .BROTHER (2007), LA DIDONE (2009), VIEUX CARRÉ (2011), CRY, TROJANS! (Troilus & Cressida) (2014), EARLY SHAKER SPIRITUALS: A RECORD ALBUM INTERPRETATION (2014), and THE ROOM (2015). Based at The Performing Garage at 33 Wooster Street in lower Manhattan, the company regularly tours worldwide, including North and South America, Europe, Asia, and Australia. The Performing Garage is part of the Grand Street Artists Co-op, a 1960s project of the Fluxus art movement. For more information visit http://www.thewoostergroup.org/.

Ticket Information:

$8,000 party of 6 seated with two hosts
$5,000 party of 4 seared with one host
$1,000 single ticket(s)


You may purchase tickets online at www.thewoostergroup.org

The Performing Garage |, 33 Wooster Street, New York City.


 


BALLET HISPÁNICO
Announces
2017 Carnaval Gala
Celebrating Trailblazing Latina Leaders
RITA MORENO
Legendary Actress and EGOT Winner
With the Toda Una Vida Lifetime Achievement Award
and
NINA VACA
Chairman and CEO, Pinnacle Group
With the Nuestra Inspiración Award
Monday, May 15, 2017 at 6:30pm
The Plaza Hotel


Ballet Hispánico announced today it will be honoring Puerto Rican legendary actress and EGOT winner Rita Moreno with the Toda Una Vida Lifetime Achievement Award and Ecuadorian-American Pinnacle Group Chairman and CEO Nina Vaca with the Nuestra Inspiración Award at its annual Carnaval Gala in The Plaza Hotel's Grand Ballroom, 768 Fifth Avenue, NYC. Cocktails begin at 6:30pm and dinner and dancing commence at 7:30pm. Proceeds, which last year totaled just over $1.1 million, benefit the creation of new Company works, scholarships in the Ballet Hispánico School of Dance, and community arts education programs.

The event is headed by Gala Chairs Jody Gottfried Arnhold, Richard Feldman, Kate Lear and David Pérez.

Attire for the event is festive black tie. To purchase tickets, a table, a journal advertisement, or for more information, please contact Felicia Mayo at (212) 362-6710, x 44 or efmayo@ballethispanico.org.

For more information, visit www.ballethispanico.org. Follow Ballet Hispánicoon Facebook,Instagram and Twitter.

Plaza Hotel's Grand Ballroom | 768 Fifth Avenue


SAVE THE DATE | EL MUSEO GALA 2017
May 11, 2017 @ 7PM
The Plaza Hotel


El Museo del Barrio invites you to
Save the Date for the

El Museo Gala 2017

honoring:

CARMEN HERRERA
Lifetime Artistic Achievement

NANCY GONZALEZ
Excellence in Fashion

METLIFE FOUNDATION
Corporate Excellence in Philanthropy

TICKET AND TABLE INQUIRES
Lora Evinger

T: 212.868.8459 x205


MUSEUM HOURS
Weds - Sat: 11am-6pm

Sun: 12:00pm-5:00pm
Open Sundays at El Museo are underwritten by the generous support of Tony Bechara
El Museo del Barrio | 1230 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10029

 


MasterVoices 2017 Spring Benefit
featuring Kelli O'Hara and Ted Sperling
with special guest Danny Burstein
honoring
Karen and Kevin Kennedy, Elaine Petschek, and Daisy Soros,Martina Arroyo, Harolyn Blackwell and Lauren Flanigan
Thursday, March 30, 2017
Metropolitan Club

MasterVoices (formerly The Collegiate Chorale), celebrating its 75th Anniversary this year, will hold its annual Spring Benefit in support of its artistic programming and education and outreach initiatives at the Metropolitan Club, 1 E. 60th Street (at Fifth Avenue), on Thursday, March 30, 2017. The evening will begin at 6pm with cocktails, followed by dinner at 7pm and performances, and a live auction of a few special items.

Tickets are available at $500, $1,000 and $1,500/ tables at $5,000, $10,000 and $15,000. To learn more or to request an invitation, visit mastervoices.org/events/spring-benefit-2017/ or call 646-202-9623.


For more information, visit mastervoices.org. Connect with Mast erVoices on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram (@mastervoicesny).


Metropolitan Club | 1 E. 60th Street (at Fifth Avenue)



National Jewelry Day
April 4 through 8, 2017
Museum of Arts and Design

In honor of National Jewelry Day, we're sharing some of our favorite pieces from the Museum of Arts and Design's upcoming LOOT: Mad About Jewelry pop-up shopping event!

Open to the public from April 4 through 8, 2017, the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) will hold their annual exhibition and sale of contemporary art jewelry. Now in its 17th edition, LOOT presents a cross-section of the most exciting cutting-edge art jewelry designs, while offering the public a rare opportunity to meet and acquire pieces directly from some of the most skilled creators in the field - most of whom have never before shown work in the United States.

Museum of Arts and Design |  2 Columbus Cir, New York, NY 10019


 

Publicolor's Stir, Splatter + Roll 2017.
May 22, 2017 @6:30
Metropolitan Pavillion

Publicolor's annual Spring benefit "Stir, Splatter + Roll" will be held on May 22, 2017 at the Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 West 18th Street. Guests will enjoy colorful cocktails, painting alongside some of our city's leading architects, artists and designers, a festive gala dinner with a wonderful wonderful live auction. Cocktails start at 6:30PM, followed by dinner and program at 7:30PM. The 2017 benefit will honor: Jeffrey J. Osborne, Monika and Deven Parekh, Barbara and Donald Tober. Catalysts for Charge Award will be give to Diller Scofidio and Benfro.

Publicolor fights poverty by aggressively addressing the alarming dropout rate and low levels of educational attainment and youth employment in New York City. They do this by engaging high-risk students, ages 12-24, in a long-term continuum of intensive, multi-day, design-based programs to encourage academic achievement, community service, college preparation and job readiness. Their unique applied learning approach uses design and design thinking as vehicles to engage, stimulate and inspire at-risk, low-performing students in our city’s struggling middle and high schools, empowering them to achieve success in school, college, career and life.

Ticket & Table Information

Gold Leaf Sponsor $100,000
- Prominent placement of two tables of 10.
- Two Saturday community service opportunities for 20 corporate + community volunteers each day. Volunteers will paint alongside Publicolor students to transform an under-resourced school or community site.
- Logo + listing as Gold Leaf Sponsor on all event materials including invitations, e-blasts + event signage.
- Virtual journal ad on screen during the event.

Full Spectrum $50,000
- Premier placement of one table of 10.
- One Saturday community service opportunity for 20 corporate + community volunteers. Volunteers will paint alongside Publicolor students to transform an under-resourced school or community site.
- Logo + listing as Full Spectrum Sponsor on all event materials including invitations, e-blasts + event signage.
- Virtual journal ad on screen during the event.

High-Gloss $25,000
- Premier placement of one table of 10.
- Logo + listing as High Gloss Sponsor on all event materials including invitations, e-blasts + event signage.
- Virtual journal ad on screen during the event.

Semi-Gloss $15,000
- Premium placement of one table of 10.
- Listing as Semi-Gloss Sponsor on all event materials including invitations + multiple e-blasts, event signage.
- Virtual journal ad on screen during the event.

Satin $10,000
- Premium placement of one table of 10.
- Listing as Satin Sponsor on all event materials including invitations, e-blasts + event signage.
- Virtual journal ad on screen during the event.

Primer $5,000
- Two premium tickets.
- Listing as Primer Sponsor on all event materials including invitations, e-blasts + event signage.
- Virtual journal ad on screen during the event.

Eggshell Ticket $2,500

Enamel Ticket $1,000

To Purchase Tickets: http://publicolor.org/events/stir-splatter-roll-2017/

Metropolitan Pavilion | 125 West 18th Street



TEFAF New York Spring
Opening NIght Party May 3, 5-9PM
May 4-8, 2017
The Park Avenue Armory

TEFAF New York Spring is bringing 92 internationally acclaimed galleries and dealers to participate in its debut edition, which has a focus on modern and contemporary art & design. A small number of dealers will exhibit jewelry, African & Oceanic art, and antiquities.

Taking place May 4-8 at The Park Avenue Armory, the fair will kick off with an Opening Night party hosted by The Society of MSK on May 3, 5-9pm. Proceeds from the Opening Night will benefit The Society of Memorial Sloan Kettering’s patient care, research, and education programs at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center as well as the acclaimed cultural programs produced by the Park Avenue Armory.

The Park Avenue Armory



Youth America Grand Prix Gala
Friday, April 14, 2017
David H. Koch Theater, Lincoln Center.

Legendary Argentinian dancer, Julio Bocca, will be honored by Youth America Grand Prix at a special one-night-only Gala, on Friday, April 14, 2017, at the David H. Koch Theater, Lincoln Center. This Gala performance will be presented as part of YAGP’s “Legends in Dance” series and in celebration of Bocca’s 50th birthday. Among those slated to join Bocca in New York are Alessandra Ferri, Herman Cornejo, Cesar Corrales, Luciana Paris, Marcelo Gomes, Alina Cojocaru, Tamara Rojo, Manuel Legris, Susan Jaffe, Julie Kent, Cynthia Harvey, and others.

Bocca was the first ballet dancer from Latin-America to gain worldwide recognition, influencing several generations of dancers.

Bocca will also be joining YAGP for their annual New York Finals (April 7 – 12, 2017) and Stars Of Today Meet The Stars Of Tomorrow Gala (April 13, 2017) as a competition judge and guest of honor. Tickets will go on sale February 1st at www.yagp.org

David H. Koch Theater, Lincoln Center.



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