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
OTHER AMOUNT

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.

PRODUCERS CIRCLE

$2,500 BENEFACTOR, All but $400 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 prior to a Lincoln Center Season performance with special Taylor artists
PARTNERS CIRCLE

$5,000 PARTNERS CIRCLE, All but $500 tax-deductible
Benefits of PRODUCERS CIRCLE, plus:

  • • Invitation to the Season Launch Party, a private party with Artistic Director Michael Novak and the Taylor dancers prior to the Lincoln Center Season
  • • Ticket reservation privileges for any U.S. and international tour locations
  • • Private viewing of the Company’s rehearsal process at the Taylor Studios for you and 3 guests
  • • Special concierge service and access for other regional performances
LEADERS CIRCLE

$10,000 LEADERS CIRCLE, All but $600 tax-deductible
Benefits of PARTNERS CIRCLE, plus:

  • • Intimate dinner with the Chairman of the Paul Taylor Dance Foundation and other Company leadership
  • • Invitation to the Season Cast Party, a celebration at Lincoln Center with the Taylor dancers immediately following the last performance of the Season
  • • A personalized post-performance backstage tour of the Koch Theater at Lincoln Center accompanied by a Taylor dancer for you and 3 guests
  • • Invitation to travel with the Company and enjoy Leaders-only activities at exclusive touring engagements worldwide
  • • Invitation to a private, off-site dinner with Taylor artists, collaborators, and experts
DIRECTOR'S CIRCLE

$25,000 DIRECTORS CIRCLE: All but $800 tax-deductible
Benefits of LEADERS CIRCLE, plus:

  • • Invitation to the annual Artistic Director’s Salon, an intimate gathering hosted by Artistic Director Michael Novak
  • • A personalized post-performance backstage tour of the Koch Theater at Lincoln Center accompanied by Artistic Director Michael Novak and a Taylor dancer, including a champagne toast for you and 5 guests
  • • Co-commissioning credit in the Lincoln Center Playbill for a new dance created by a Taylor Company Commissions guest choreographer
  • • An opportunity to watch a dance from the wings of the Koch Theater at Lincoln Center for you and a guest
  • • A Season memento signed by the Taylor dancers and contributing artists
OTHER AMOUNT