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Join a dynamic group of supporters in building the future of Movement Research! The Friends of Movement Research program engages the individuals of our diverse moving community in a collective giving effort. Movement Research celebrates its community of Friends with seasonal performance parties and social events that you won't want to miss. You'll get a special serenade courtesy of some surprise guests...
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- The 2018 Gala is April 30!
- Checks can be made out to Movement Research and mailed to: Movement Research, 140 Second Avenue, New York, NY 10003
- If accepting benefits, all contributions are partially tax deductible to the extent required by law.
- Questions? Contact tarasheena [at] movementresearch.org.
If you would like to donate, but would prefer not to be listed as part of the Friends of Movement Research, please donate below. Thank you for your generosity!
- Checks can be made out to Movement Research and mailed to: Movement Research, 55 Avenue C, New York, NY 10009
- Donations over $100 receive a 2-issue subscription to the Performance Journal
2018 Gala takes place Monday, April 30, honoring Yoshiko Chuma, Dona Ann McAdams, and Lori E. Seid.
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Movement Research gratefully acknowledges public support from the National Endowment for the Arts (a federal agency); the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council as well as City Council Member Rosie Mendez; Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer’s Manhattan Community Award Program; and Materials for the Arts (a program of NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, NYC Department of Sanitation, and NYC Department of Education). Movement Research also gratefully acknowledges the generous contributions of private support from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation; Asian Cultural Council; Davis/Dauray Family Fund; Doris Duke Performing Artist Awards Program; Emma A. Sheafer Charitable Trust; Harkness Foundation for Dance; Howard Gilman Foundation; James E. Robison Foundation; Jerome Foundation; Marta Heflin Foundation; Mertz Gilmore Foundation; Metabolic Studio; National Performance Network; New York Community Trust Edward & Sally Van Lier Fund; NYU Community Fund; Shelley & Donald Rubin Foundation; Trust for Mutual Understanding; Valentine Perry Snyder Fund; from MRX partners Konstnärsnämnden/The Swedish Arts Grants Committee and the National Performance Network’s Performing Americas Program; and from all of the dear Friends of Movement Research, who contribute financial support, labor and love.
Thanks always to the clergy, staff and congregation of Judson Church; Judson continues to be a beacon for free spirits in the arts and politics and a leader among progressive faith communities in the city and nation for over 100 years. Enormous gratitude to Frances Alenikoff (1920-2012), founder of Eden's Expressway, and to her daughter Francesca Rheannon and family, for their continuing belief in the mission of Movement Research and for keeping alive Frances' spirited example of what lifelong artistry is. Special thanks to Abrons Arts Center, Danspace Project, and Gibney Dance Center for their ongoing partnerships; and to East Village Dance Project and GOH Productions, owners and operators of Avenue C Studio.
Friends of Movement Research
Thanks to all of the dear Friends of Movement Research, who contribute financial support, labor and love. As of August 9, 2017, thanks to the following Friends:
Karl Anderson & Dawn Eshelman
Linda Austin & Jeff Forbes
Arthur Aviles & Charles Rice-Gonzalez
Margot Silver Bassett
Art Bridgman & Myrna Packer
Milka Djordevich & Ross Cuff
Ian Douglas & Rebecca Wender
David Fanger & Martin Wechsler
Catherine Galasso & Sam Green
Sarah Gamble & Christopher Neville
Ruth and Stephen Grant Fund of the Triangle Community Foundation
Erin Ellen Kelly
Amanda Lopez Kurtz
Paul Langland & Colin Cochran
Jmy J Leary
Susan F. Lourie
Susan Marshall & Christopher Renino
Clarinda Mac Low
Ryutaro Mishima & Kathryn Sanders
Naomi Elena Ramirez
Margot Bassett Silver & Kristin Bohley
Ellynne Skove & Roger Gilchrist
Katharine B. Wolpe