Opening Night Gala
||White Wave Dance
07:00pm - 10:30pm
|Opening starts at
September 24,2009 07:00pm
|Opening ends at
September 24,2009 10:30pm
||25 Jay Street, Brooklyn, New York, United States
||Sunday - Wednesday, Friday - Saturday
Thursday, September 24, 2009
Performance: 7:00-8:30 PM
GALA Celebration: 8:30-10:30PM
John Ryan Theater at WHITE WAVE, 25 Jay Street
The 2009 DUMBO DANCE FESTIVAL will kick off with WHITE WAVE's Opening Night GALA Celebration on Thursday, September 24th at 7:00 PM. This thrilling evening celebrates the opening of WHITE WAVE's Fall Season. Witness performances by seven outstanding contemporary dance companies, enjoy a scrumptious buffet dinner of Korean specialties, and then dance the night away at our fabulous party!
All GALA attendees receive chances to win gourmet wine baskets, “dinner-for-two” at local DUMBO eateries, and much more in our raffle! Guests also receive complimentary Boutique gifts from BERGDORF GOODMAN, including a $25 gift card and $185 exclusive facial treatment (total est. value $250).
The evening will feature stunning contemporary dance by Becca Alaly and Dancers, johannes wieland, Lauri Stalling/gloATL(GA), Lucie Baker, Pascal Rekoert/Flexicurve, Robin Conrad(CA), and WHITE WAVE Young Soon Kim Dance Company. The performances are followed by a black tie optional champagne reception and buffet dinner/dance party, featuring delicious Korean cuisine, along with live music by the ever-popular Bossa Nova Beatniks provided for your dancing pleasure!
Tickets are $100 per person. All funds raised will go directly towards offsetting WHITE WAVE's production costs and to the development of our future programming. Please join us for this great night of art and celebration!
Tickets for the GALA Benefit can be purchased by calling Smarttix at 212-868-4444, WHITE WAVE at 718-855-8822, or by going online to http://www.smarttix.com.