and the Board of Directors of Performance Space 122 thank you for supporting

The Spring Gala 2010 Honoring John Leguizamo

Emcees: Carmelita Tropicana & Marga Gomez
Special Guests: Hazelle Goodman, Lenny Kaye, Spike Lee, Rosie Perez, The Wau Wau Sisters, and John Turturro
Video performance & presentation: Eric Bogosian
DJs: Andrew Andrew & The Vintage DJ
Shining Star Award recipient: The Friedman Foundation
Special appearance at the pre-show reception by: Jody Oberfelder’s Crash Helmet Brigade

An evening to honor John Leguizamo for his significant contributions to the world of performance and his rich history with Performance Space 122.

Evening Overview:

  • 6:00 Cocktails & Hors d’oeuvres / Silent Auction
  • 8:00 Performances and Tributes
    Hazelle Goodman “Manny the Fanny” from Mambo Mouth
    John Turturro “Krazy Willie” from Spic-O-Rama
    Rosie Perez “Gladyz” from Spic-O-Rama

  • 9:30 Live Auction, Dessert, Special Surprise Guest (stay tuned)!
  • 10:00 Party

Platinum Star Circle

Continuum Health Partners, HOWL ARTS INC

Gold Star Circle
Creative Artists Agency, East Village Community Coalition, Dominique Bravo & Eric Sloan, Nathan Gill, Michelle Kim, Patty Adams Martinez & Ivan Martinez, Phoenix Partners Group, Scott Rudin, Howard Spector, TheaterMania, Heather Thomas & Chet Kerr, Jason C. Tsou

Silver Star Circle
Peter Askin, Bob Boyett, Lauren Bresnan, Chiara Clemente, Olivia Georgia & Steve Oakes, Glenda Hersh, Mark Russell, Univision Communications

Steering Committee
Lucy Sexton (Producer), Winsome Brown, Patti Costello, Gaby Darbyshire, Michelle Kim, Sascha Lewis, Maedhbh Fiona Mc Cullagh, Megan Marshall, Patty Adams Martinez, Jason C. Tsou, Tanya Selvaratnam Scheib

Lists in formation

Sponsorships & Tickets

$10,000 PLATINUM Sponsorship

  • 12 Premium orchestra seats
  • Table at the pre-show reception
  • Entry to post-show party
  • Full-page advertisement or acknowledgement in the PS122 Gala Program
  • Contribution listing in Gala program and on PS122 website

$5,000 GOLD Sponsorship

  • 10 Premium orchestra seats
  • Table at the pre-show reception
  • Entry to post-show party
  • Half-page advertisement or acknowledgement in the PS122 Gala Program
  • Contribution listing in Gala Program and on PS122 website

$1,500 SILVER Sponsorship

  • 4 Premium orchestra seats
  • 4 Entries to pre-show reception and post-show party
  • Business Card size advertisement or acknowledgement in the PS122 Gala Program
  • Contribution listing in Gala Program and on PS122 website

$325 Premium Patron Ticket

  • 1 Premium orchestra seat
  • Entry to pre-show reception and post-show party
  • Contribution listing in Gala Program and on PS122 website

$200 Patron Ticket

  • 1 Orchestra seat
  • Entry to the post-show party

Attire: Festive

Sponsorships and tickets are tax-deductible in the amount that they exceed $65 per person, less the value of the program ad.

Tuesday, May 4, 2010


The Abrons Arts Center
466 Grand Street (at Pitt Street)
Lower Manhattan

Single tickets from $200
Sponsorships from $1500
10PM Party tickets $25
10PM Entry includes OPEN BAR, DJs Andrew Andrew & Dancing

Preview the items from the 2010 auction

  • RT @creativecap: Heather Kravas's #CCProject VISIONS OF BEAUTY premieres at @PS122's #COIL18 festival. We talked to her about the new perfo…

  • RT @NYCArtC: Apply! BRIClab RESIDENCY for Performing Artists - DEADLINE JAN 16 // Includes studio, stipend, shows, tech support // INFO SES…

  • RT @tashalashllips: Stoked to see two Australian works presented at @PS122 Coil Festival in January. If anyone is in NYC go check out Atlan…

  • RT @theatermania: .@PS122 announces programming for #Coil18 → https://t.co/D2KwST4QeC https://t.co/PnzdL2jFpm

  • @brucehs_ld @anildash ❤️

  • Week two of DoublePlus @GibneyDance features Dr. Mique’l Dangeli & Mike Dangeli + Maria Hupfield and is curated by… https://t.co/zCRS07psh5

  • Do you remember when we joined Twitter @hyperjetlag + @CarleighWorld apparently #MyTwitterAnniversary is today :-/ https://t.co/y3jvHT2mZI

  • Huge congrats are in order for our friends + neighbors @MabouMines on the opening of GLASS GUIGNOL: THE BROTHER AND… https://t.co/OGHpGAHbef

  • We are saddened by the passing of one of Performance Space 122's founders, Peter Rose. He imagined a space where a… https://t.co/4YDZseGl7A

  • @abandonwreck This page on the website should have all the info you need – https://t.co/34a7Q5mEpL or you can email… https://t.co/BovCAPSdhk

  • to sign up for our newsletter (info about tix to the 6 shows in #Coil18 will be sent out beginning next week) pls t… https://t.co/5TSvVRZFT5

  • A note from Performance Space 122 - https://t.co/rC3KTkN7k5

  • RT @CathyJEdwards: Nomination ideas in the mid-Atlantic? Alan Cooper Leadership in the Arts Award honors outstanding arts leadership in DC,…

  • RT @klausbiesenbach: #pumpkinreunion #douglasgordon jennyschlenzka @museummodernart @momaps1 @ps122 @Gagosian https://t.co/sOsf6FjioF

  • Seeking 6 male (self-identified) performers for THEM by Ishmael Houston-Jones, Chris Cochrane, Dennis Cooper. Dec 2… https://t.co/KiOLDfparf

  • RT @artspoolco: Our member @artny72 is seeking a Director of Development & Communications. Go get it! https://t.co/H5o1438tEx

  • RT @bessieawards: Dancers, get thee to this discussion with candidates for City Council Speaker regarding arts and culture in our city! htt…

  • Thanks, @artforum for spreading the good news. https://t.co/XadFVnllpE

  • @FuseboxFestival Thanks for spreading the good word. We’re excited for yous to see the spaces! Official grand openi… https://t.co/mvfc7UkNkW

  • RT @debbiemillman: So so incredibly proud to be working with this woman! Thank you for your great leadership at @PS122 Jenny Schlenzka! htt…