Opening Night Gala Benefit

Opening Night Gala Benefit at New York City Center

December 4, 2013  7:00pm

Ailey’s star-studded Opening Night Gala is always one of the most spectacular events of the holiday season. All proceeds benefit the creation of new works, scholarships to The Ailey School, and Ailey's educational programs for children.
 

HONORARY CHAIRS
Quincy Jones
Gabrielle Union

GALA CO-CHAIRS
Simin Allison & in memory, Herb Allison
Kathryn & Kenneth Chenault
Daria L. Foster & Eric J. Wallach
Agnes & Gerald Hassell
Debra L. Lee
Joan & Sandy Weill

GALA  VICE CHAIRS
Valentino D. Carlotti
Patricia & Philip Laskawy
Tawana Tibbs & Bruce S. Gordon


Performance at New York City Center
131 West 55th Street, between 6th and 7th Avenues
New York, NY


Dinner and dancing followed at New York Hilton Midtown
Grand Ballroom
1335 Sixth Avenue, between 53rd and 54th Streets
New York, NY

Black Tie or Festive Dress

GALA SPONSORS
Simin Allison & in memory, Herb Allison
American Express
BET Networks
BNY Mellon
Daria L. Foster & Eric J. Wallach
Joan & Sandy Weill and The Weill Family Foundation
 
NEW YORK SEASON SPONSOR
Wells Fargo


If you were unable to attend the Gala Benefit, please consider making a contribution.