Skirball Center for the Performing Arts - New York University

Peridance Capezio Center, led by Founder and Artistic Director Igal Perry, celebrates its Annual Gala with an outstanding one-night-only concert performance, featuring a special presentation of the Capezio Dance Award honoring Twyla Tharp.

Join us for this summer extravaganza, celebrating 31 years of ALL THINGS DANCE!

Fashion designer Norma Kamali will present the 62nd Capezio Dance Award to choreographer and dance legend Twyla Tharp.

Stunning performances by the Peridance Contemporary Dance CompanyThe Limón Dance Company and guest stars.

Additional performances by Peridance Youth Ensemble in memory of Faculty member Alan Danielson, The School at Peridance, Peridance's Certificate Program, faculty members, and partners, Djoniba Dance Centre and BAILA Society.

All attendees are welcome to a pre-performance Prosecco reception in the Skirball Center lobby (starting at 7:30pm), and a post-performance party at Peridance Capezio Center immediately following the concert. Admission to both events is included with any ticket purchase.

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Student tickets available for $20. Valid ID required.