Join our new donor appreciation program to show your support for Gibney Dance.

Support from individual donors is essential in allowing Gibney Dance to present groundbreaking work, serve artists’ needs, and inspire broader social action. Thank you for ensuring that Gibney Dance will continue “Making Space for Dance” this year and for many years to come.

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    Donation Levels & Benefits

  • $3,000 and above Benefactor

    Can provide the performance fee for a cutting edge artist through the DoublePlus performance series at Gibney Dance.

     All Enthusiast level benefits, plus:
    • Invitation to attend a dress rehearsal of any Gibney Dance presented artist
    • Opportunity to bring Hands are for Holding, a violence prevention interactive assembly performance, to a school of your choice
    • 6 tickets to Gibney Dance presented performances
    • 5 dance classes at Gibney Dance

    $223 is not tax-deductible.

  • $1,750+ Enthusiast

    Can cover 2 weeks of rehearsal costs for one Gibney Dance Company member.

     All Patron level benefits, plus:
    • Invitation to attend a Gibney Dance Company working rehearsal
    • Private one-on-one tour of the Gibney Dance: Agnes Varis Performing Arts Center, including access to the Next Phase Space (currently not open to the public)
    • Priority seating at Gibney Dance presented performances

    $120 is not tax-deductible.

  • $1,000+ Patron

    Can implement 50 transformational Movement Workshops in domestic violence shelters across NYC.

     All Advocate level benefits, plus:
    • Invitations to exclusive Friends of Gibney Dance events, including performance receptions and artist panel discussions
    • Priority status to reserve any of Gibney Dance’s Studio and Event Spaces
    • 4 tickets to Gibney Dance presented performances

    $120 is not tax-deductible.

  • $500+ Advocate

    Can subsidize 25 hours of rehearsal space for one emerging artist to complete a new work.

     All Supporter level benefits, plus:
    • 2 tickets to Gibney Dance presented performances
    • 1 Gibney Dance “Making Space for Dance” mug and tote bag

    $80 is not tax-deductible.

  • $250+ Supporter

    Can provide 12 hours of high quality dance training for 30 students through MOVE(NYC), our free, elite summer intensive.

     All Contributor level benefits, plus:
    • 1 free class at Gibney Dance
    • 10% discount on all Gibney Dance merchandise
    • Discounts and special offers to local businesses and restaurants through the Gibney Dance Community Card

    $17 is not tax-deductible.

  • $100+ Contributor

    Can provide 15 artists with 1 hour of hands-on training in camera, video, and sound production through Gibney Dance’s Digital Technology Initiative.

    • Listing in all Gibney Dance Performance Programs
    • Listing in the Gibney Dance 2016-2017 Annual Report
    • Subscription to the Gibney Dance e-newsletter
    • Formal invitation to the Gibney Dance Annual Benefit

    100% tax-deductible.

    Gibney Dance Community Card-Holder Benefits

  • Blue Spoon Coffee Company

    Blue Spoon Coffee Company is an independent coffee shop that serves Intelligentsia coffee, Ceci Cela and Balthazar pastries, made-to-order sandwiches and panini on Balthazar bread, and other cafe items.

    76 Chambers Street
    New York, NY 10007

    Card-Holder Benefit: 10% Discount.

  • Kaede Sushi Cuisine

    Compact sushi house providing a range of rolls & other traditional Japanese dishes in relaxed digs.

    90 Chambers Street
    New York, NY 10007

    Card-Holder Benefit: 10% Discount (does not apply to delivery or take out orders).

  • Gibney Dance

    Gibney Dance, founded in 1991, is a trailblazing organization whose mission is to bring the possibility of movement where it otherwise would not exist.

    280 Broadway (Enter at 53A Chambers Street
    New York, NY 10007

    890 Broadway, 5th Floor
    New York, NY 10003

    Card-Holder Benefit: 10% Discount on all Gibney Dance merchandise.