Fire Island Dance Festival | July 18-20, 2014 at Fire Island Pines, NY….
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
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.
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
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.
Dwight Rhoden’s Moonlight Solo
“Wade in the Water” From Alvin Ailey’s Revelations
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.