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Movement Research Gala

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 JournalTickets are available for the dinner as well as for the performance/party.

Movement Research Gala celebrates 25 Years of Movement Research at the Judson Church and 50 Issues of the Movement Research Performance Journal!

Monday, May 8 2017
6pm - Cocktails 
7pm - Dinner
8:30pm - Performances followed by Dance Party

Judson Memorial Church
55 Washington Square South New York, NY

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

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[@]movementresearch.org

Tables (Seat 10):

Visionary Table - $10,000  
Benefactor Table - $5,000 
Patron Table - $2,500

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.

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, Filmmaker and Movement Research Performance Journal Guest Editor Issue #3 (1991)

8:30pm 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

Movement Research 2017 Gala Special Funds

Movement Research at the Judson Church Fund
In celebration of 25 years of Movement Research at the Judson Church, this new Fund supports NYC dance artists by providing resources and a platform for their in-process work through this legendary Monday night series. Contributions are directed toward performance fees for more than 100 dance makers a year. To learn more about this series, click here
 
Movement Research Performance Journal Fund
This new Fund, created to celebrate the rich history of the MR Performance Journal, provides critical, centralized support for the development and production of this publication. In honor of the forthcoming 50th Issue, this Fund ensures that the MRPJ remains at the forefront of vital arts discourse by uniquely capturing ideas, research, and concerns that affect the experimental performance communities around the world. To learn more about this publication, click here.


If you are unable to attend the Gala making a tax-deductible donation. You can donate by credit card here or avoid credit card processing fees and 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 in the memo which Fund you would like to donate to.

The Gala Program will include a listing of the evening’s festivities and supporters and will be distributed at the event to over 300 guests. As an advertiser, your organization or business will also be included on the list of Gala Sponsors with a link to your website.

Deadlines for 2017 Gala Program: 
Reservation: April 19, 2017 (Extended!)
Ad Copy: April 24, 2017

NEW! PACKAGE RATES AVAILABLE! Including ads in Gala Program, Movement Research Performance Journal, and Critical Correspondence. 

2017 SPECIFICATIONS AND RATES 
2 page spread 5” x 8” (2) $1,000 
full page 5” x 8” $500 
1/2 page 5” x 3.875” $250
1/4 page 2.5” x 3.875” $125
50-word classified ad, text only $50
25-word classified ad, text only $25
Design assistance available for $50
Color available for an additional $100 (full page) OR $50 (1/2 page)

grayscale, at a resolution of 300dpi, and should be designed to fit specified dimensions. Please note that the dimensions listed above are width by height. The following file types are acceptable: jpeg, tiff, or pdf.

To reserve your regular or classified ad, email [email protected].

Click here to download a copy of last year's program.


Join our incredible community of volunteers for the Movement Research 2017 Gala! For details and to volunteer, click HERE.

As of 5/2/17

Bob Ajar
Jennifer Allen
Julie Alexander
Lauren Bakst
Eleanor Bauer
Biba Bell
Lydia Bell
Laurie Berg
Rachel Bernsen
Cristiane Bouger
effie bowen
Rebecca Brooks
Christopher Caines
Darrah Carr
Alice Chauchat
Katy Dammers
Samara Davis
Andrew Dinwiddie
DD Dorvillier
Ursula Eagly
Cathy Edwards
Kathryn Enright
Moriah Evans
Daria Faïn
Levi Gonzalez
Trajal Harrell
Keith Hennessy
Ishmael Houston-Jones
Anne Iobst
Elyas Khan
Jennifer Lacey
Catherine Monnig Levine
Alice MacDonald
Clarinda Mac Low
Alejandra Martorell
Bessie McDonough-Thayer
Sarah Michelson
Jennifer Miller
Jennifer Monson
Zachary Mosely
Julie Atlas Muz
My Barbarian
Lisa Nelson
Tere O'Connor
Kay Ottinger
Zeena Parkins
Brendan Reilly
Hahn Rowe
Ira Sachs
Dana Salisbury
Leslie Satin
Lucy Sexton
Karen Sherman
Jill Sigman
Samuael Topiary
Buck Wanner
Cathy Weis
Rebecca Wender
Kathy Westwater
Reggie Wilson
Guy Yarden
Yasuko Yokoshi

Anita Durst & Nicky Paraiso, 2016
Moira Brennan, Bebe Miller, Tere O’Connor, 2015
Simone Forti & Mark Russell, 2014
Cathy Edwards, Sam Miller, Jennifer Monson, 2013
Anne E. Delaney, Ishmael Houston-Jones, Yvonne Meier, 2012
Carla Peterson & the Original 1983 Cast of Trisha Brown’s Set and Reset: Trisha Brown, Iréne Hultman, Eva Karczag, Diane Madden, Stephen Petronio, Vicky Shick, and Randy Warshaw, 2011
Cynthia Hedstrom & DANCENOISE, 2010
Molly Davies & Steve Paxton, 2009
Joseph V. Melillo & Meredith Monk, 2008
Yvonne Rainer, 2007
Marion Koltun Dienstag, 2006
Laurie Uprichard, 2005
Micki Wesson, 2004



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Every spring the Movement Research extended family gathers to celebrate the past, present and future of this unique organization. Innovators, artists, and pioneers integral to our mission are honored with a dinner, performances, and dance party. Tickets are available for the dinner as well as for the performance/party.

2017 Movement Research Gala

May 08, 2017 6:00pm - 11:30pm

Movement Research Gala 2016

April 11, 2016 6:00pm - 12:00am

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

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

Tables (Seat 10):

Visionary Table - $10,000 
Benefactor Table - $5,000
Patron Table - $2,500

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

If you are unable to attend but would like to make a donation, you can donate by credit card here or avoid credit card processing fees and 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 in the memo which Fund you would like to donate to. For more informations about the Funds you may donate to, see below. 

Movement Research 2017 Gala
Special Funds

Movement Research Performance Journal Fund
and
Movement Research at the Judson Church Fund

If you are unable to attend the Gala but would like to make a donation, you can donate by credit card here or avoid credit card processing fees and 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 in the memo which Fund you would like to donate to. 

Join our incredible community of volunteers for the Movement Research 2017 Gala! For details and to volunteer, click HERE.