"Be Our Valentine," a beautiful dance presentation of "Ballads & Stories" by Bill T. Jones and Dancers benefited East Hampton’s LongHouse Reserve at the Museum of Arts and Design, 2 Columbus Circle NYC. Bill T Jones, Executive Artistic Director of New York Live Arts, 219 West 19th Street in the heart of Chelsea, is a world renowned choreographer, dancer, theater director and writer. He is the recipient of the 2010 Kennedy Center Honors, and multiple awards world-wide including two Tonys. An intimate reception preceded the special performance with Mr. Jones and three of his dancers set to narration by Mr. Jones from stories he wrote. Afterwards Adelaide de Menil hosted a lavish Birthday Dinner honoring Bill T. Jones at her magnificent duplex home.
New York Live Arts/Bill T. Jones Arnie Zane Dance Company will host their 2014 New York Live Arts Gala on Tuesday April 22, 2014 at The Mandarin Oriental. The evening will feature performances by a range of artists connected with the themes of the festival, including members of the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company, and other leading lights of the dance, music and performing arts world of New York. For more information go to www.newyorklivearts.org
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