+Award Gala 2019

cullen+them Second Annual +Award Gala

cullen+them continues celebrating individuals whose presence and life work contributes to positive social change with the +Award honoring people who have shown commitment to bettering lives through art, activism and philanthropy. 

Thursday May 16th 6:30pm
Manhattan Penthouse, 80 Fifth Avenue at 14th St. 17th Floor

We are thrilled to announce Lisa Pevaroff-Cohn as this year’s +Award recipient.

Lisa is an artist, designer and philanthropist who has supported young dance collective (ydc) and cullen+them over the past 13 years. She has made a monumental difference in the trajectory of our organization through her support and has enabled us to accomplish all that we have to date. Lisa serves on the board of the Rhode Island School of Design, has been a trustee and supporter of Planned Parenthood of New York City and also serves as a trustee for the Cleveland Clinic. As an incredibly accomplished visual artist, Lisa has the desire to add light to the world through art.


2019’s +Award Gala will feature performances by young dance collective and the cullen+them company showing never before seen excerpts of upcoming works set to premiere in Fall 2019 and Spring 2020.

Angel Table – $15,000

One dinner table for ten with superior dinner & performance seating

  • Sponsor young dance collective’s work-in-progress gala showing and seat two young dance collective members at the gala (let us know if you would like one or both of them seated at your table)
  • Acknowledgment in all Gala printed and online materials, performance programs and website
  • Acknowledgment in all annual printed and online materials, performance programs and website
Tickets and tables may also be purchased by downloading this form and sending a check.
Checks should be made payable to Young Dance Collective Inc. and mailed to 317 15th St. Brooklyn, NY 11215

All gala contributions are tax deductible under the fullest extent of the law.