Dance with the Bride! 45th Anniversary Celebration

Dance with the Bride! 45th Anniversary Celebration
Saturday, May 17th | 7pm
Location: Material Culture | 4700 Wissahickon Ave #101, Philadelphia, PA 19144

Join the Bride for the party of the year as we celebrate our 45th anniversary! Dance the night away to Urban Guerilla Orchestra, enjoy food and beverage, dance performances, and partake in our silent auction. Brush up on your dance steps with Salsa and Line-dancing instruction. We only turn 45 once!

Can’t make it? Please consider making a tax-deductible donation in support our programs. DONATE HERE.

Would you like to be a sponsor for the event? CLICK HERE to fill out the sponsorship form.

CLICK HERE to listen to a snippet of UGO in concert.

As part of our celebration, we’ll be honoring four Philadelphia icons who have had significant impact on the region’s cultural and artistic community:

Dorothy Wilkie, Artistic Director of Kulu Mele
Brenda Dixon-Gottschild & Hellmut Gottschild, cultural historian/choreographer &  choreographer
Gerry Givnish, Bride Founder

Honorary Co-Chairs:
The Honorable Mayor Michael Nutter
Radio One’s Dyana Williams

Dance with the Bride! Sponsors


Portfolio Associates
Harriet Rubenstein & Martin K. Brigham


Ken Butera & Karol Wasylyshyn
Flying Fish Brewing Company
Haverford Trust Company
Independence Foundation
Material Culture
Kelly McLeod
Gail Lopez-Henriquez & Theodore Lieverman
The Philadelphia Foundation
Joan K. Sloan & James Sloan
SugarHouse Casino
University of the Arts

Bossa Nova

Art in the Age
Dr.and Mrs. Derrick Burno
Victor Jackson, Integrity Health Systems LLC
John Dent and Leanne Wagner
Mr.& Mrs. Michael Gioia
Rinu Jacob & Praveen Gollapudi
Jennifer E. Jordan & John Washington
Karen Kruza & Richard Quinn
Philadelphia Eyeglass Labs
Michael & Francesca Sidor
Lynne & Harold Honickman
George and Lynette McNeal

List complete as of 03/21/2014