ENTHUSIAST - $100

Benefits:
• Shen Wei Dance Arts newsletter
• Advance notice of all performances
• Invitations to studio showings


AFICIONADO - $250

Benefits:
• Shen Wei Dance Arts newsletter
• Advance notice of all performances
• Invitations to studio showings
• SWDA limited edition t-shirt

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FASHIONISTA - $500

Your gift will pay for the cost of one dancer costume for a new work or revival.

Benefits:
• SWDA limited edition t-shirt and tote
• Plus all of the above benefits


LANDLORD - $1,000

The dance studio is to a choreographer what a canvas is to a painter. You can't create a dance or rehearse one without space.

Benefits:
• Invitations to drop by rehearsals the week you are our landlord
• Plus all of the above benefits


GLOBE TREKKER - $1,500

Cultural diplomacy is key to our mission, but globe trekking is increasingly expensive; fees simply do not cover the cost of touring. Help sponsor our upcoming tours to: Russia, Italy and the Shanghai International Arts Festival in China.

Benefits:
• Complimentary tickets to international performances in 2014
• Invitations to watch studio run-throughs and rehearsals of tour programs
• Plus all of the above benefits

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LEADING LIGHT - $2,500

Shen Wei Dance Arts' Connect Transfer in the Schools relates dance and visual arts to curriculum-based goals and serves hundreds of at-risk elementary and middle school students each spring at PS5 and IS311.

Benefits:
• A complimentary movement and paint class with Shen Wei Dance Arts' dancers for two of your favorite young people
• Plus all of the above benefits


REVIVALIST - $7,500

Shen Wei is reviving his acclaimed dance Connect Transfer (2004), which was last seen in NYC in 2008. This dance marked the first time he explored paint in dance with painted dancers leaving traces of their movement—an artifact of their temporal performances. The New York Times praised, "Mr. Shen is pushing into new territory, exploring inventive and daring movement and also altering the way movement can be perceived."

Benefits:
• A pair of tickets to our NYC performances of Connect Transfer
• Plus all of the above benefits

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Prime Mover - $10,000

Help bring Shen Wei's latest creation to the stage and realize Shen Wei’s new work. Your gift will support the creation of a new work featuring 12 simultaneous dance installations in dialogue with Shen Wei's new series of paintings inspired by traditional Chinese landscapes.

Benefits:
• Tickets to the premiere at Miami's Freedom Tower
• A limited edition DVD of the premiere
• An invitation to a patron's dinner with Shen Wei
• Plus all of the above benefits