Delirious Dances/Edisa Weeks at the 2016 Gala, photo by Alex Escalante

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2017 Movement Research Gala

6:00pm – 11:30pm
May 8, 2017
Judson Memorial Church

55 Washington Square S New York, NY 10012

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  • Dinner & Performance Tickets range from $150-$1000
  • Performance & Party Tickets range from $25-50

Join us for the Movement Research 2017 Gala on Monday, May 8 at the Judson Memorial Church to celebrate 25 Years of Movement Research at the Judson Church and 50 Issues of the Movement Research Performance Journal!

Purchase tickets by CREDIT CARD here. 
Purchase tickets by CHECK here.

6pm Cocktails
7pm Dinner
8:30pm Performances followed by Dance Party

Guest speakers

Donna Schaper, Senior Minister Judson Memorial Church
Micah Bucey, Associate Minister Judson Memorial Church
Karen Sherman, Technical Director and Production Manager, Judson Memorial Church 1994-2004
Trajal Harrell, Movement Research Performance Journal Editor-in-Chief (2007-2012)
Sarah Michelson, Movement Research Staff Editor (1999-2002)
Tom Kalin, Movement Research Performance Journal Guest Editor Issue #3 (1991)

Performances by

Arthur Aviles, Laurie Berg, Nia Love, Cathy Weis, Tara Aisha Willis, Kota Yamazaki, and more!
Followed by Dance Party with DJ LVJjay (Larissa Velez-Jackson)

Catering by

Jessica Meter, Shultz & Ficher

Individual Dinner & Performance Tickets:

Visionary Dinner Ticket - $1,000  
Benefactor Dinner Ticket - $500  
Patron Dinner Ticket  - $350  
Supporter Dinner Ticket - $200  
Artist Dinner Ticket - $150

Performance Only Tickets:

Reserved Seating - $50  
Standing Room - $25

To purchase a table, please contact Tara Sheena, Development Associate at tarasheena[@]

Tables (Seat 10):

Visionary Table - $10,000   
Benefactor Table - $5,000  
Patron Table - $2,50

If you are unable to attend please consider purchasing a ticket for an artist or making a tax-deductible donation. Donate by credit card here or to avoid credit card processing fees simply mail or drop of a check to Movement Research, 55 Avenue C, New York, NY 10009, Attention: Gala. Please make your check payable to Movement Research, Inc and note Fund in memo. For more informations about the Funds you may donate to, see below.

To inquire further or to volunteer, please email [email protected].

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