Membership Levels & Benefits

FRIENDS OF PTAMD

As a Friend of Paul Taylor American Modern Dance, you will be supporting, preserving, and expanding one of America’s great original art forms. Your contribution will support the creation of new works and the preservation of classic dances; enable us to share them with audiences around the world; and provide opportunities for students and young dancers through our educational outreach programs.

ASSOCIATE

$75 ($7/month) Fully tax-deductible

  • • Subscription to the Company’s periodic e-newsletter with exclusive Company news and various special offers
  • • 25% discount on merchandise at the PTAMD Lincoln Center Season boutique
SPONSOR

$125 ($11/month) Fully tax-deductible
Benefits of ASSOCIATE, plus:

  • • Pre-sale ticket privileges for the PTAMD Lincoln Center Season
SUSTAINER

$250 ($21/month) All but $20 tax-deductible
Benefits of SPONSOR, plus:

  • • Invitation to the annual “Meet the Artists” reception during Alumni Weekend at the PTAMD Lincoln Center Season
  • • Invitation to 2 PTAMD dress rehearsals during the Lincoln Center Season
  • • Acknowledgment in the Lincoln Center Playbill
PARTNER

$500 ($42/month) All but $50 tax-deductible
Benefits of SUSTAINER, plus:

  • • Admittance to the Patrons Lounge during the PTAMD Lincoln Center Season
  • • Exclusive concierge ticketing services during the PTAMD Lincoln Center Season with access to house seats up to the day of the performance
PATRON

$1,000 ($84/month) All but $200 tax-deductible
Benefits of PARTNER, plus:

  • • Invitation to the annual Spotlight Presentation with a guest choreographer and the Taylor Dancers
  • • Invitation to a private studio showing and reception with the Taylor Dancers and Artistic Director Michael Novak at the Taylor Studios

Are you a Taylor fan between ages 21-45?  Visit taylornext.org to learn about special benefits and opportunities for TaylorNEXT, our young patrons group.

THE ESPLANADE CIRCLE

Named in honor of Paul Taylor’s beloved 1975 masterpiece, Esplanade, The Esplanade Circle is a special membership group of the most committed supporters of Paul Taylor American Modern Dance.  Members of The Esplanade Circle enjoy a very special relationship with Mr. Taylor’s organization.  Interact with our dancers, spend time with us backstage, and receive a premium level of service as you experience modern dance like never before.

BENEFACTOR

$2,500 BENEFACTOR, All but $350 tax-deductible
Benefits of PATRON, plus:

  • • Invitation to the annual Studio Dinner featuring an intimate studio performance followed by dinner with Artistic Director Michael Novak and the Taylor Dancers
  • • Exclusive concierge ticketing services with ticket exchange privileges for the PTAMD season at Lincoln Center, including access to specially-reserved VIP seats prior to the public sale date up to the day of the performance
  • • Access to an exclusive Travelers Lounge Reception at the Koch Theater with special Taylor Artists
DANCERS' CIRCLE

$5,000 DANCERS’ CIRCLE, All but $500 tax-deductible
Benefits of BENEFACTOR, plus:

  • • Invitation to the Season Launch Party, a private party with the dancers before the PTAMD season at Lincoln Center
  • • A personalized post-performance backstage tour of the Koch Theater accompanied by a Paul Taylor Dancer
  • • Ticket reservation privileges for tours in the U.S. and abroad
  • • Photograph of the Paul Taylor Dance Company performing
    Mr. Taylor’s most signature piece, Esplanade
CHAIRMAN'S CIRCLE

$10,000 CHAIRMAN’S CIRCLE, All but $900 tax-deductible
Benefits of DANCERS’ CIRCLE, plus:

  • • Intimate dinner with the Chairman of the Paul Taylor Dance Foundation and special guests
  • • Invitation to the Closing Night Party, a celebration with the dancers of the Paul Taylor Dance Company immediately following the last performance of the PTAMD season at Lincoln Center
  • • A complimentary issue of one of Paul Taylor’s publications
  • • Two complimentary premium tickets to a performance during the PTAMD season at Lincoln Center followed by a personalized backstage tour of the Koch Theater accompanied by a Paul Taylor Dancer
  • • Photograph of the Paul Taylor Dance Company performing Esplanade, signed by the dancers of the Paul Taylor Dance Company
TAYLOR CIRCLE

$25,000 TAYLOR CIRCLE and Above
Benefits of CHAIRMAN’S CIRCLE, plus:

  • • Dinner with a Taylor Company Commissions choreographer
  • • Co-commissioning credit in the Lincoln Center Playbill for a new dance created by a Taylor Company Commissions guest choreographer
  • • Dinner with two Paul Taylor Dance Company dancers during the PTAMD season at Lincoln Center
  • • Up to six complimentary premium tickets for performances of your choice during the PTAMD season at Lincoln Center followed by personalized backstage tours of the Koch Theater accompanied by a Paul Taylor Dancer, including a Champagne toast
  • • A page of sheet music of an original piece of music composed by Donald York for a Taylor dance, hand-signed by the Maestro
OTHER AMOUNT