Making Space for Downtown Dreams

May 15, 2014
6:30 p.m.

Experience explosive experimental dance hall, break dancing, vogue-ing, video art, rapping, singing and spoken-word poetry by some of our city's most talented young artists. Then join US across the street for an exclusive after-party in a landmark Synagogue, now studio of internationally shown artist and University Settlement board member, Hale Gurland. This once-in-a-lifetime event, showcasing some of our community's best talent, will serve as a benefit for University Settlement's arts program!

6:30 p.m. Champagne Reception

7:00 p.m. Performance in Speyer Hall

8:00 p.m. After-Party at Board member's Hale Gurland's Art Studio


Food generously donated by Russ & Daughters.

Produced by University Settlement Arts Director, Alison Fleminger, who has been bringing attention to the enduring cultural significance of settlement houses with her profiles in The L Magazine, Culture Bot, The Lo Down and Broadway World.

Directed by acclaimed choreographer and The Door's Performing Arts Coordinator, Anthony Rodriguez.

Featuring performers from New York City's premier youth development agency – and University Settlement partner organization – The Door.


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