Time: November 13, 2015 from 7pm to 11pm
Location: The Clemente Center
Street: 107 Suffolk St
Website or Map: http://www.markdegarmodance.o…
Event Type: benefit, party, performance
Organized By: Audrey Ross
Latest Activity: Oct 30, 2015
Ballet luminaries Oleg Briansky and Mireille Briane will receive the 2015 "Educational Visionary" Lifetime Achievement Award, presented by Mark DeGarmo Dance, for their work as "visionaries who have promoted innovation in education through the arts." Partners in life and dance for over 50 years, the Brianskys will receive their award from Lori Klinger, Artistic&Executive Director of Rosie's Theater Kids. Comedian Nat Towsen is host for the evening, which includes hors d'oeuvres and drinks, dancing to a hip DJ, and a silent auction of glamorous goods, all to benefit the arts education programs of Mark DeGarmo Dance. The Company now serves over 1,500 multicultural students and 200 teachers in five Title 1 schools in Manhattan and Far Rockaway, in which the majority of students live under the federal poverty line.