Jonah Bokaer Arts Foundation 15th Anniversary Gala -

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Please join the Jonah Bokaer Arts Foundation on Saturday, October 27, in support of their 15th Anniversary Gala and the long-awaited New York premiere of Late Nights On Air at The Joyce Theater. The Gala Dinner will include a one-time only performance by Countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo and a 15th Anniversary Silent Auction of 15 visual artworks. The premiere performance at The Joyce will be followed by cocktails at the Chambers Fine Art Gallery. See below for more details regarding this wonderful event! CORE: club members will get a 30% off discount on purchase price. See the link below for more details!


Program

VIP Gala Dinner, 5:30pm
Seated Dinner
15th Anniversary Remarks
Performance by Anthony Roth Costanzo
Silent Art Auction
Location: New York Live Arts
219 W 19th Street - 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10011

New York Premiere, 8:00pm
"Late Nights On Air"
Location: The Joyce Theater
175 8th Avenue - 19th Street
New York, NY 10011

Cocktail Recess, 9:30pm
Young Friends Co-Chaired by: Laura Currie, Rachel Libeskind, Thea Little
VIP Dance Party
With Company & Creative Team
Location: Chambers Fine Art
522 West 19th Street
New York, NY 10011

Gala Co-Chairs: Noreen & Kenneth Buckfire, Jasper Johns, Helen & William Little, Susan & Peter Kessler, Elbrun & Peter Kimmelman

Guests of honor include:
Anthony Roth Costanzo, Narciso Rodriguez, and Team USA Ice Dance Champions 2018: Quinn Carpenter & Lorraine McNamara by Jonah Bokaer Choreography.

To purchase tickets please follow the link here, and note the "CORE: club Members" section.

About Jonah Bokaer:
Jonah Bokaer has been an active choreographer and exhibiting artist since 2002. The creator of 60 works in a wide variety of media (dances, videos, drawings, motion capture works, interactive installations, mobile applications, and films), Bokaer’s work has been produced in venues around the world, including Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival, Festival d’Avignon, Spoleto Festival, La Triennale di Milano, SOLUNA International Music & Arts Festival, and BAM Next Wave.

Bokaer has exhibited at the Guggenheim Museum, P.S.1 MoMA, and The New Museum in New York City. He founded Chez Bushwick in 2002, and co-founded the Center for Performance Research (CPR) with John Jasperse in 2008. Bokaer has collaborated with other artists including Lynda Benglis, Anne Carson, Merce Cunningham, Robert Gober, Anthony McCall, Tino Sehgal, Lee Ufan (Guggenheim Retrospective 2011), and Robert Wilson. As choreographer for Robert Wilson, he has completed 6 operas including Faust (Polish National Opera), Aïda (Teatro dell’Opera di Roma), and On The Beach (Baryshnikov Arts Center). Bokaer has collaborated with Daniel Arsham on nine full-length works since 2007.

In 2015 he received the United States Artists Fellowship in Choreography, was named a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellow in Choreography, and in 2016 won Italy’s Civitella Ranieri Foundation Fellowship in the Visual Arts category. In 2016, he was confirmed as one of the Resident Fellows at NYU Center for Ballet and the Arts. Most recently in 2017, he received the INFANT Festival Prize (Serbia) for Rules Of The Game.