15 YEAR GALA.

15 YEAR GALA.

ENGAGE.

ENGAGE.

ENLIGHTEN.

ENLIGHTEN.

EMPOWER.

EMPOWER.

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1MOVE: DES19NED BY...

1MOVE: DES19NED BY...

The Movement Theatre Company creates an artistic social movement by developing and producing new work by artists of color.  Our work engages audiences in a rich theatrical dialogue, enlightens communities to the important issues affecting our world, and empowers artists to celebrate the many sides of their unique voice.

The Movement's 15th Anniversary GALA
Monday, October 17th, 2022

The Movement Theatre Company's 15th Anniversary GALA

Monday, October 17th 6:30pm - 9:30pm

Ginny's Supper Club at Red Rooster

310 Malcolm X Boulevard

New York, NY 10027

Hosted by

Kara Young (Tony Award Nominee, Clyde's) and Joel Perez (Netflix's tick, tick...Boom!, Fun Home)

Special Performances by

Dyllón Burnside (FX's Pose, Thoughts of a Colored Man)

Eric Lockley & Chanel Carroll (TMTC Founders)

and more!

Food & Speciality Cocktails from the iconic Red Rooster menu 

GALA CHAIRS

André de Shields, ChiChi Anyanwu, Jeremy O. Harris, Jocelyn Bioh, Lisa Cleff Kurtz, Rachel Chavkin,

Robert O’Hara, and Whitney White

THE MOVEMENT'S BOARD

Clint Ramos, Harrison David Rivers, Jodie Gerard, Melissa Sandor, and William Zichawo

After four new play premieres including the North American premiere of Bintou and the New York Times Critic's Pick What to Send Up When It Goes Down, a Drama League nomination for our 1MOVE commissions to support 30 immigrant and Black designers during the pandemic, a multi-city regional tour, numerous Harlem Nights events showcasing up and coming BIPOC talent, and countless Family Reunion BBQ’s celebrating our community, the OBIE Award-winning The Movement Theatre Company is here to stay and we wouldn't be here without YOU!

Join us on Monday, October 17th at the renowned Ginny’s Supper Club in Harlem to celebrate the past 15 years of The Movement and be a part of our collective future!

Your gala tickets and donations will help us raise $150,000 in honor of our 15 year anniversary. These funds make it possible for us to continue providing vibrant opportunities to engage, enlighten, and empower our artists, our community, and the theatrical field for the next 15 years and beyond.

Come turn up and turn out for The Movement!

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Also, watch the moderated discussions from each round and find out how you can support these incredible artists.