cullen+them 2023 +Award Gala

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cullen+them 2023 +Award Gala

Honoring Slobodan Randjelović

Monday October 23rd, 6:30pm
Manhattan Penthouse, 80 Fifth Avenue
at 14th Street 17th Floor

This years cullen+them’s annual +Award Gala honors Slobodan Randjelović. The +Award honors individuals whose presence and life work contributes to positive social change, and we are thrilled to have Slobodan Randjelović be this year’s recipient.
The evening begins at 6:30pm with a cocktail hour followed by dinner and performances from the company, including a special preview of our new musical in development, co-created by Hannah Cullen and Mur, NYC based composer and performance-artist. Our 2023 gala is co-chaired by cullen+them board members Melanie Cohn and Kim Cullen. The evening is hosted by board member Daphne Rubin-Vega.

Slobodan Randjelović is a licensed architect, landscape designer, and a published photographer. He worked as an associate at Robert A.M. Stern Architects in New York and as an independent architect in Italy and Kenya. His designs include both public and private spaces. Prior to his career in architecture, Mr. Randjelović worked as a set designer and photographer for a theatrical events production company based in Varese, Italy, and non-for-profit projects in Kenya. Mr. Randjelović began his education in his native Serbia and completed his professional training in Italy. He earned a degree in architecture in Rome and a master’s degree in landscape design in Turin, Italy. Mr. Randjelović is an active and passionate supporter of environmental conservation and animal welfare, LGBTQ+ social justice and civil rights, and the arts. Mr. Randjelović serves on the board of directors of the Arcus Foundation based in NYC, New York Live Arts, a nonprofit dance organization in NYC, and is a former board member of The Gallmann Memorial Foundation in Kenya.

Check out these images from last year’s event!

Photos by: Whitney Browne

ANGEL TABLE ($25,000)

One dinner table for ten with superior dinner seating

  • Invitation for two to a private screening of Hannah Cullen’s debut feature film Little Boxes
  • Invitation for two to a invite-only reading of Mur and Hannah’s new musical MOMMY
  • Acknowledgement in all printed and online materials, performance programs and website

    VISIONARY TABLE ($15,000)

    One dinner table for ten with priority dinner seating

    • Invitation for one to a private screening of Little Boxes
    • Invitation for one to an invite-only reading of MOMMY
    • Acknowledgement in all printed and online materials, performance programs and website

      LEADERSHIP SPONSOR ($10,000)

      VIP seating for eight

      • Help provide press and marketing for cullen+them’s debut feature film Little Boxes
      • Sponsor gala seats for two cullen+them performers
      • Acknowledgement in all Gala printed and online materials, performance programs and website during the 2023/24 season

        CHANGE MAKER ($4,000)

        VIP seating for four

        • Sponsor a gala seat for one of the cullen+them performers

        SINGLE GALA TICKET ($400)

        • One seat at dinner & gala performance

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        Contributions can also be made online via
        Venmo: @cullenandthem
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        Wire transfer (details available upon request).
        Please make checks payable to our 501c3: Young Dance Collective And mail to:
        Young Dance Collective
        317 15th St. Brooklyn, NY 11215


        Please email or call 646-498-9179 with any questions.