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THE SUMMER GALA: DREAMING IN THE WOODS

CELEBRATING THE INTERSECTION OF DREAMING AND LEADERSHIP IN THE ARTS

EXHIBITION, PERFORMANCE, DINNER AND AWARD PRESENTATION
THURSDAY, AUGUST 3, 2017

5:30 p.m. EXHIBITION | 6:00 p.m. PERFORMANCE | 7:30 p.m. DINNER AND AWARD PRESENTATION

Dream with us under the stars as we celebrate the leaders of our community, our new artists-in-residence program and the inaugural year of the Usdan Leadership Institute for the Arts, an initiative that inspires our high school artists to step up as young leaders in the arts.
 

LEGACY HONOREE
Amy Hagedorn (in memoriam)
Alumni Grandparent and Leadership Council Member

FACULTY HONOREE
Amy Schecher
Alumna and Director of Student Leadership

LEADERSHIP HONOREE
Andrew Copper
Former Associate Executive Director

COMMUNITY HONOREES
Kevin Clifford, President, Huntington Coach Corporation
John Corrado, President, Suffolk Transportation Service, Incorporated

GALA CHAIR
Elaine Panik Gates
Alumni Parent and Grandparent
Founding Music Department Faculty, 1968-2011

HOST COMMITTEE
Marilyn and Russell Albanese
Arts Reach Fund
Karin and Douglas Barnaby
Andrew Brandt
Lillian and Joel Cohen
Margarett Williams and Richard Eisenberg
Jillian Greenberg and Louis Gruber
Rosemarie Klipper
Barbara and Lew Meltzer
Andrew Navarette
Suzanne and Bob Nederlander, Jr.
Lesley Friedman and Ted Rosenthal
Dr. Jerrold Ross
Lauren, Jonathan, Greta and Sam Schloss
Jennifer Allan Soros
Hilary Sperber
Eva, John, Sam, Simon and Joshua Usdan
Susan Weber

As of July 10, 2017

Exhibition, performance, and dinner ticket options

HEAD TABLE | 10 TICKETS @ $4,000

Preferred seating at performance, exhibition and dinner for 10 guests.

HEAD TABLE CHAMPION | TICKETS @ $400 PER TICKET

Preferred seating at performance, exhibition and dinner for 1 guest.

PATRON TABLE | 6 TICKETS @ $1,500

Performance, exhibition and dinner for 6 guests

PATRON HALF TABLE | 3 TICKETS @ $750

Performance, exhibition, and dinner for 3 guests.

PATRON | TICKET @ $250 PER TICKET

Performance, exhibition and dinner for 1 guest.

 

Exhibition and Performance Options (without Gala Dinner)

FRIEND | TICKETS @ $100

Ticket to performance for 1 guest. Priority on campus parking.

GENERAL ADMISSION | TICKETS @ $40

General admission seating at performance. Off-site parking with shuttle service to campus.

**All current Usdan students are eligible to attend the exhibition and concert for free, but require a ticket for entrance. Please select the "Current Usdan Student" option during ticket selection.