Katie's Art Project to Bring [THE ART PROJECT] to Town Stages in Tribeca
Katie's Art Project, a non-profit organization founded by Stephanie Klemons, (Associate Choreographer of the Broadway musical HAMILTON), will present [the art project] - a one day only art gallery event featuring the work of NY Times Best Selling Photographer, Jordan Matter - at Town Stages (221 West Broadway) in Tribeca, on September 8, 2019.
[the art project] is a pop-up art gallery, celebrating the upcoming release of KAP's latest single "Stronger Now" written and performed by Ari Afsar. The event will include the work of Think Tank NYC and Jaime Verizan (Broadway Botanist), with additional featured artists to be announced.
[the art project] gallery will offer two showings from 3-5 and 7-9 pm. Tickets can be purchased in advance starting August 8 at www.katiesartproject.org
A VIP reception will be held between showings, and all fine art from the installation is available for purchase to support the mission of Katie's Art Project.
Space for this event is sponsored in part by Sokoloff Arts.
Katie's Art Project is a non-profit organization that works to connect children facing life-threatening illnesses with emerging and established artists through collaborative programs to create a lasting legacy through art. Founded in 2010 by Stephanie Klemons to honor the memory of her friend Katie who passed away at age 19, Katie's Art Project brings arts programming directly to children facing life-threatening illnesses in their own environment. The goal is to build a long-term relationship that creates legacies and friendships; while building a motivation to endure the difficult treatments. Learn more at www.katiesartproject.org.
Stephanie Klemons is the Associate Choreographer and Global Dance Supervisor of Broadway'sa??Hamilton. She's a choreographer and performer who has been seen on Broadway in Hamilton, In The Heights, Bring it On, and If/Then. Regionally she'sa??playeda??Vanessa in PCLO'sa??In The Heights,a??and choreographed Rock of Agesa??at Drury Lane & PCLO. Most recently, Stephanie added direction to her resume when she directed and choreographera??In the Heightsa??at The Kennedy Center, to critical acclaim. Select commercial choreography credits include:a??NFL Super Bowl LII Commercial, Sesame Street, Victoria Secret, Vogue.a??In addition to casting and maintaining the many companies of Hamilton around the world, this year Stephanie also directed and choreographed the world premier of This is Sadiea??for New York City Children's Theater. She is thea??Founder of Katie's Art Project. Learn more about Stephanie ata??www.stephanieklemons.com.a??a??
Jordan Matter is an internationally recognized dance photographer with two New York Times best-selling books, including "Dancers Among Us. From a YouTube channel with 2.5 Million subscribers, and an active audience of over 20 Million unique viewers. His content is family friendly, often addressing themes of empowerment, anti-bullying, cancer recovery and overcoming disabilities. Jordan has partnered with hospitals and non-profit organizations to create inspiring, and works with world-class dancers, acrobats and influencers: both kid stars and adult professionals.