WAKANDA FESTIVAL : HSA Spring Benefit – May 3, 2018

Join HSA’s Spring Benefit, an annual fundraiser that engages young to mid-career professionals across New York City, arts industry professionals, HSA parents, and Harlem neighbors. Featuring performances by dance and music students, as well as a live DJ, the Spring Benefit infuses a warm spring evening with arts and culture. This year’s theme is WAKANDA FESTIVAL, in celebration of Excellence in the Arts.

THURSDAY, MAY 3, 2018

Cocktail Reception • 6:30pm – 7:30pm
Performances • 7:30pm – 8:30pm
Wakanda Dance Party • 8:30pm – 9:30pm

THE HERB ALPERT CENTER
645 Saint Nicholas Avenue
New York, NY 10030
A/B/C/D to 145th Street

Wakandan Attire.

Excellence Award Honorees
Margaret Anadu, Managing Director, Urban Investment Group, Goldman Sachs
DJ Stormin’ Norman, DJ Extraordinaire, Social Activist, Creative Community Organizer

Performances by HSA Dance Ensemble, Dorothy Maynor Singers and Legacy Arts Ensemble

Exhibition and Sale of HSA Student Photography

Hosted by
Kissy Simmons (Disney’s The Lion King on Broadway)

Music by DJ Stormin’ Norman

Hors D’oeuvres provided by Angel of Harlem

Spirits provided by Harlem Blue

BENEFIT COMMITTEE
Doug Howell, Co-Chair, HSA Associate Board Member
Nicole Federico, Co-Chair, HSA Associate Board Member
Kathleen Adams
Nour Batayneh
Tiffany Chang
Marcie Cleary
Ian Dummett
Ezra Ezzard
Michelle Fizer
Davis Frank
Lynn Herron
Kristen Johnson
Avril Lekic
Rebecca Martin
Akansha Mishra
Shelby Nielsen
Katrina Parris
Marilynn Prospere
Katy Saintil
Frances Simowitz
Virgilio Torres
Jillian Williams

 

TICKETS
$100 Advance
$150 Door Admission
Sponsorship package available upon request

Tickets are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. 


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For over 50 years, Harlem School of the Arts has enriched thousands of young lives by providing access to high-caliber and affordable arts training for more than 2,000 children and adults annually in Music, Dance, Theatre and Art & Design.

For additional information, please call 212-926-4100 x320