American Friends of Batsheva Events

Honorary Host Committee

Sarah Arison
Darren Aronofsky
Mikhail Baryshnikov
Robert Battle
Daniel Craig
Michele Denegri
Aurelie DuPont
Jonathan Safran Foer
Danni Gee
RoseLee Goldberg
Karen Brooks Hopkins
Rabbi David Ingber
Judith Jamison
Maira Kalman
Nicole Krauss
Sharon Luckman
Alicia Graf Mack
Simony Monteiro
Letty Cottin Pogrebin
Michal Rovner
Rabbi Joanna Samuels
Liev Schreiber
Linda Shelton
Taylor Stanley
Rachel Weisz
Wendy Whelan

Batsheva is back!

Batsheva Dance Company will be returning to New York for the first time in four years! The Company will perform Ohad Naharin’s Hora at The Joyce Theater for a 2-week run.

To celebrate this long-awaited return, the American Friends of Batsheva Dance Company will host a festive bash following the performance on Tuesday, February 28, 2023. We will dance and we will dine at the historic Altman Building in Chelsea.

Performance:                   7:30 pm at The Joyce Theater

Celebratory Dinner:        9:00 pm at The Altman Building

Please note that we will be following any current COVID protocols as required by the City and State of New York at the time of the event.

Click here to see our levels of support and to RSVP online

Click here to see our levels of support and to download the RSVP form

AFB Thanks Our Supporters for Their Generosity

Premiere BenefactorJody and John Arnhold | The Arnhold Foundation

BenefactorNurit and Rick Amdur • Tony Felzen • First Republic • Goldman Sachs • Mary and Saul Sanders • Debra Fine and Martin Schneider

Ensemble: Judy Bernstein Bunzl and Nick Bunzl • Deborah Goodman Davis and Gerald Davis • Delta Galil • Perry and Marty Granoff • Mark Moskowitz and Yuval Hadadi •  Sheila and Bill Lambert

Director’s Circle: Ariel Amdur • Robert de Rothschild

PatronAnonymous • Deborah and Charles Adelman • Sima Ariam • Deborah Edell • Joan Finkelstein • Judith and Alan Fishman • Alice Gottesman • Jack Gindi • Edna and Chaim Harel • Jill and Harry Kargman • Melissa and Rabbi Paul Kerbel • Ronit and Amir Kishon • Susan Ennis and Owen Lewis • Julie Menin • Dr. Lilly Zborowski Naveh and Avner Naveh • Jennifer Deppe Parker and Stan Parker • Michele and Steve Pesner • David Roll • Robert Weil

Young Patron: Donna Fish and Michael Davis

Additional Donations: Carl Carlsen •  Shelley and Avner Hershlag • Marcie and Fredric Imberman • Naomi Grabel and Neil Kutner • Susan Ennis and Owen Lewis • Marsha and Jonathan Medows • Donna and Martin Rich • Ilana and Dr. Reuven Sacher • Susan and Judd Shoval • Dr. Andrea Marks and David Warmflash

  • Photo by Ilya Melniko
    Photo by Ilya Melniko