Gibney Dance: A Benefit Uplifting Stories of Hope and Resilience

Gibney Dance Center, 280 Broadway (Entrance at 53A Chambers St.), New York, NY 10007

Celebrate Hope is Gibney Dance’s one-night-only benefit performance. Taking place during Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the evening highlights Gibney’s decades-long commitment to transforming lives through movement. Join us as we work toward a more hopeful and violence-free future—together. The evening features dinner, drinks, and special performances by vocalist Eleanor Dubinsky, Sanctuary for Families’ Survivor Leaders, Gibney Dance Company, and Amanda Castro. In addition, guests will gain an inside look at Gibney’s in-school Hands are for Holding program, which uses dance to spark dialogue around bullying, social isolation, boundaries, and consent—and the difference between healthy and unhealthy relationships. 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm: Welcome Dinner 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm: Celebrate Hope Program 8:30 pm – 9:00 pm: Dessert Click link for tickets.

Birdland (Special Guest with Cocomama)

Birdland, New York, NY

Special guest with Cocomama, an all-female salsa band with influences from around the globe: ! "Take an incredible musical journey with Cocomama, an all-female band appropriately named for the Incan goddess of health and happiness. Brimming with originality, authenticity and swing, this diverse group of virtuosic musicians dazzle…” - Vicki Sola, Latin Beat Magazine. Tickets $30, available at the link below.


Photo by Todd Chalfant

Photo by Todd Chalfant