Description: Description: the new works fund is an elite group of donors supporting the creation of new ballets by artists of our time. it was founded in 2017 by board member and visionary Deborah H. Downey and has supported the creation of ballets such as work Chant, Prufrock, and Rondo Ma Non Troppo, and in 2020 the creation of four dance films. this year it supports Diane’s new work four men and Christian Denice’s work Dwellings both premiering in our July performances. With exclusive access throughout the year. members of the New Works Fund interact with guest choreographers and artists as they witness the creative process of each ballet as it unfolds from concept to rehearsal to stage.
Benefits/ Privileges: New Works Fund members as part of the Choreographers Circle ($1000) receive the following benefits:
- Two passes to all open rehearsals
- Listing in the gala and season programs and our website
- Invitation to annual New Works Fund brunch on September 19, 2021
- Invitation to attend all evenings in the Great Works series
Terms/ Expiration: Members contribute $1,000 or more annually. Membership is good for one year. All donations are fully tax-deductible as allowed by law.