Beyond Accessibility: Elevator Opening - Gibney
Week of September 19, 2019
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Beyond Accessibility: Elevator Opening

Gibney Elevator rendering at 280 Broadway.

On Wednesday, September 25, Gibney will unveil a new elevator at its main entrance at 53A Chambers Street.

Join us to celebrate this milestone in the movement towards a more equitable dance community in New York City for an evening of live performance, film screenings, gallery exhibition, and post-show dance party. Beyond Accessibility is a gathering of and by disabled artists and their allies. Featured artists include Alice Sheppard, Anna Gichan, Carina Ho, Ezra Benus, Kevin Gotkin, Pelenakeke Brown, Yo-Yo Lin, and more.

EVENT TIMELINE
6:00 PM – WELCOME AT THE ELEVATOR & ELEVATOR EXPERIENCE
6:30 PM – PROGRAM & FILM SCREENINGS IN THE THEATER
7:30 PM – PERFORMANCE INSTALLATION IN THE LAB (STUDIO A)
8:00 PM – DANCE PARTY IN THE GALLERY

ACCESSIBILITY 
CART, ASL, and audio description will be available. To make an access request, seek travel information, or to reserve an audio listening system, please email Disability Artistry and Projects Associate, Morgaine De Leonardis at morgaine@gibneydance.org. Please be aware that this is a scent free event.

Gibney 280 Broadway
Gibney/Agnes Varis Performing Arts Center
Enter at 53A Chambers Street
New York, NY 10007
646 837 6809

Gibney 890 Broadway
Fifth Floor
New York, NY 10003
212 677 8560