Tuesday
May092017

 

Words On Dance

A tribute to the Academy Award winning film

WEST SIDE STORY

 

The Paley Center for Media, Los Angeles

October 11, 2018

on the 100th birthday of Jerome Robbins!

 

Rita Moreno

George Chakiris

Eliot Feld

Russ Tamblyn

in conversation with

Director, and Choreographer

Rob Marshall

 

 

Honorary Committee

MIKHAIL BARYSHNIKOV & LISA RINEHART

 

Benefactor and Patron tickets now available 

Join us for a exclusive dinner with the stars, and post program celebration of the Jerome Robbins Centennial.

Generously funded by The Jerome Robbins Foundation

Additional support, Viceroy Hotels, L'Ermitage, Beverly Hills

 

2018/19

The 25th Anniversary of Words On Dance, celebrating the acquisition of the collection by the

New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Lincoln Center, New York

 

WORDS ON DANCE COLLECTION

luminary dance artists 

Violette Verdy, Edward Villella, Maria Tallchief,

Cynthia Gregory, Peter Martins, Jacques D'Amboise,

Michael Smuin,Twyla Tharp, Martine Van Hamel,

Mark Morris, Helgi Tomasson, Francia Russell, Kent Stowell,

Merrill Ashley, Allegra Kent, Eliot Feld,

Rita Moreno, Christopher Wheeldon, Wendy Whelan,

Yuri Possokhov, Robert La Fosse, Stephanie Saland, Grover Dale,

Ashley Wheater, Val Caniparoli, Evelyn Cisneros, and Surupa Sen 

 

Words On Dance Collection

Lead Benefactor,  Barbara Horgan


Patrons

Antoinette Chatton, Stanlee Gatti, Mary Heylin and Timothy Marten MD,

Elizabeth and Robert Meyer, Jan and Bob Newman, Rachel and Dr. Larry Norton

Randee Seiger, Anne and Michelle Shonk,

Marc Sinykin and Kevin Osinski, Robert and Sharon Yoerg

 

 

WORDS ON DANCE

"the nitty gritty of dance"

        ....Wall Street Journal

"Dance luminaries hold court"

        ....The New Yorker