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Fire Island Dance Festival | July 18-20, 2014 at Fire Island Pines, NY….

July 15, 2014

 FI FestProduced by and benefiting Dancers Responding to AIDS a program of Broadway Cares/equity Fights AIDS

July 18-20, 2014

Fire Island Pines, NY

Make your plans now to join us for the 20th anniversary of Fire Island’s most anticipated event of the season.

Fire Island Dance Festival has wowed audiences for 20 years with an eclectic mix of famed and fast-rising dancers from Broadway to Ballet performing on a stunning waterfront stage with the Great South Bay as a backdrop. This year’s festival will be hosted by Larry Keigwin and Jerry Mitchell

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To date, Fire Island Dance Festival supporters have raised $3.3 million for the most vulnerable among us, helping to ensure that they receive lifesaving medications and health care, nutritious meals, counseling and emergency financial assistance.

Schedule of Events


Friday, July 18

Leadership Event at Whyte Hall featuring Mark Stuart Dance Theatre
Performance 7:30 pm (cocktails starting at 6 pm)

     Included with all Leadership Supporter tickets

Saturday, July 19
Opening Performance 5 pm (cocktails starting at 4 pm)
Sunset Performance 7 pm (cocktails following)

Sunday, July 20
Closing Performance 5 pm (cocktails following)

Get your tickets online today, call 212.840.0770, ext. 268 or stop by the DRA table in the Fire Island Pines Harbor on weekends 10 am – 1 pm.

Performance by….

Desmond Richardson

Dwight Rhoden’s Moonlight Solo

Ailey II

“Wade in the Water” From Alvin Ailey’s Revelations

BalletCollective

Premiering a new work by New York City Ballet’s Troy Schumacher

Complexions Contemporary Ballet

Premiering a new work choreographed by American Ballet Theatre’s Marcelo Gomes with an original score by Ian Ng

American Ballet Theatre’s Marcelo Gomes & Luciana Paris

Balcony Pas De Deux from Romeo And Juliet

New York City Ballet’s Sara Mearns

Starring with 8 male dancers in a new work created by Emmy award-winning choreographer Josh Bergasse

Dancers Responding to AIDS, founded in 1991 by former Paul Taylor Dance Company members Denise Roberts Hurlin and Hernando Cortez, relies on the extraordinary compassion and efforts of the performing arts community to fund a safety net of social services for those in need. As a program of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, DRA supports more than 450 AIDS and family service organizations nationwide as well as the essential programs of The Actors Fund, including the HIV/AIDS Initiative and The Dancers’ Resource. For more information, please visit Dancers Responding to AIDS at dradance.org, on Facebook at facebook.com/DRAdance, on Twitter at twitter.com/DRAdance, on YouTube at youtube.com/DRAdance and on Instagram at instagram.com/DRAdance.

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