BAE STUDENT COMPANY 2015 PERFORMANCES
Ailey Citigroup Theater
405 West 55th Street, NYC
Gerald W. Lynch Theater
524 West 59th Street, NYC
Program and ticket info to follow.
THE BAE STUDENT COMPANY ANNUAL FUND
Donations to the Annual Fund are tax-deductible. Proceeds go directly toward funding theStudio Showing and the Spring Performance. Donations of any amount are appreciated. We also welcomes underwriting gifts toward the Studio Showing and Spring Performance. For information on underwriting gifts, or any othe rquestions, please contact us by email or phone (212-410-9140). Thank you.
2015 FAMILY GALA and AUCTION
A MID-WINTER NIGHT'S DREAM
Saturday, February 21st
Directly following the final Studio Showing performance at Ailey.
Please join us at this fun and festive event, which supports the BAE Student Company. The whole family is welcome to attend. Inviations will be sent by mail and email, and will be available at the BAE front desk.
The annual silent auction is part of the gala tradition. Many unique items will be available for bidding, including outings with BAE faculty members, teacher for a day, and a sleepover pajama party at BAE!
Please help us make this year's auction the best ever by donating restaurant gift certificates, theater/sports/ballet/opera tickets and unique experiences.
ABOUT THE BAE STUDENT COMPANY
The BAE Student Company was formed in 2003 to provide performing opportunities to the aspiring dancers of BAE’s Pre-Professional Ballet Division. The Company performs twice annually, in February and May.
The BAE Student Company is able to accept tax-deductible donations through Unique Projects, Inc., a subsidiary of Pentacle/DanceWorks. All proceeds raised go towards supporting the BAE Student Company performances.
Unique Projects, Inc., our fiscal sponsor, is a not-for-profit, tax-exempt, 501(c)3 organization created by Pentacle/DanceWorks, providing tax-exempt umbrella status on a project-to-project basis to chosen artists and companies of a high caliber. For more information go to http://www.pentacle.org/.
Dancers Corner is a monthly fundraiser that takes place at BAE during the school year. The parents and children of the Pre-Professional Division sell baked goods and other items in order to raise awareness, community spirit and funds for the BAE Student Company. Please contact us if you would like to volunteer to help with Dancers Corner.
The Spring Journal is an annual BAE tradition. Please join us in taking this opportunity to acknowledge the dancers of the BAE Student Company by purchasing a full or half-page in this very special book. The journal will be distributed to all dancers in the performance and their parents, as well as donors, faculty, friends and advertisers.
BAE PAST PERFORMANCE HIGHLIGHTS
Darla Hoover has staged many Balanchine ballets for the BAE Student Company including Scherzo á la Russe, Raymonda Variations, Divertimento No.15, Tarantella, Walpurgisnacht Ballet, Serenade and La Source.
The faculty of BAE's Pre-Professional Division who have lent their choreographic and staging talents to the school over the years includes Charles Askegard, Stacy Caddell, Olga Dvorovenko, Peter Frame, Jenna Lavin, Francis Patrelle and Cheryl Yeager.
Many world-renowned artists have choreographed and/ or staged works for the BAE Student Company including Cynthia Gregory, Daniel Baudendistel, Laszlo Berdo, Kathy Brenner-Lasikow, Stacy Caddell, Jeffrey Cirio, Wes Chapman, Marcia Dale Weary, Christopher d'Amboise, Lisa de Ribere, John Gardner, Tom Gold, Nina Heinz, Alan Hineline, Nikolaj Hübbe, Anita Intrieri, Sean Lavery, Jenna Lavin, Lourdes Lopez, Francisco Martinez, David Morse, Francis Patrelle, Johan Renvall, Hazel Sabas-Gower, Barbara Sandonato, Margo Sappington, Kelly Ann Sloan, Margaret Tracey, Daniel Ulbricht and Roger Van Fleteren.
DVDs of past performances are available for purchase online.