New York Dance and Performance Awards, The Bessies
Produced in partnership with Dance/NYC
Monday October 15, 2012
253 West 125th Street
Hosted by Elizabeth Streb.
Award presentations by Marina Abramovic, Luciana Achugar, Ron Brown, Brenda Bufalino, Archie Burnett, Bebe Neuwirth, Charles Reinhart, David Thomson, Wendy Whelan and more.
Performances by Souleymane Badolo and Trisha Brown Company.
Doors open at 7 pm, ceremony begins promptly at 8 pm.
Drinks and food available for purchase at the theater.
Tickets $10, available at www.apollotheater.org and at the Apollo box office.
To further support the Bessies, please choose the Bessie Supporter ticket for $20, online or at the Apollo box office.
Join the Bessie Angels at a pre-show benefit cocktail reception at The Studio Museum in Harlem beginning at 6 pm, including an awards ceremony ticket. Click here for details.
Everyone is invited to the free after-party following the ceremony at the Alhambra Ballroom, sponsored by Two Boots Pizza!
The Bessies Awards pre-show cocktail reception is a fundraiser to benefit The Bessies, a sponsored program with Performance Zone Inc (dba The Field), a not-for-profit, tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) organization. For more information about The Field contact: The Field, 161 Sixth Avenue, 14th Floor, New York NY 10013, (212) 691-6969, fax: (212) 255-2053, www.thefield.org. A copy of The Field's latest annual report may be obtained, upon request, from The Field or from the Office of the Attorney General, Charities Bureau, 120 Broadway, New York, NY 10271. Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. You will receive a tax deduction for all but the $15 value of refreshments.