Photo Credit: Yi-Chun Wu

Photo Credit: Yi-Chun Wu

CELEBRATE UBW'S 35TH ANNIVERSARY IN STYLE WITH A WEEKEND OF DANCE PARTIES, COCKTAILS, BRUNCH AND MORE!

JUNE 28 - 29, 2019 

DAY 1

Friday Night Cocktail Party | Mark Morris Dance Center | Brooklyn | Doors Open at 7:00 PM

DAY 2

Company Class with Urban Bush Women | Mark Morris Dance Center | Brooklyn | 10:00 AM

Place Matters Brooklyn Brunch + Excursions | No. 7 Restaurant | Brooklyn | 11:15 AM

35th Anniversary Dinner | Mark Morris Dance Center | Brooklyn | Doors Open 7:00 PM


UBW Homecoming 2019 schedule & tickets


YOU are invited to Brooklyn on June 28-29, 2019 for UBW Homecoming!

If this is your first experience with UBW . . . If you have ever been to a performance, Hair Party, the SLI or the Generative Dancer . . . If you have danced with us in a workshop or as a member of The Company . . . If you love the work UBW does on stages AND in communities . . . YOU ARE INVITED!

We will spend the weekend celebrating UBW's 35th Anniversary with Jawole and The Company at Mark Morris Dance Center in Brooklyn. Join us for a series of receptions, dance parties, dinners, Brooklyn excursions and more! 

Space is limited - get your tickets today!

 
Photo Credit: Rose Eichenbaum

Photo Credit: Rose Eichenbaum

FRIDAY:

Friday Night Cocktail Party | Doors Open 7:00 PM
Mark Morris Dance Center | 3 Lafayette Ave Brooklyn, NY 11217

Join us for a celebratory cocktail party as we look back at the people, places and movements from UBW's 35-year history! Plus YOU can join the UBW Choir as we sing our favorite songs and dance the night away.

SATURDAY:

Company Class with Urban Bush Women | 10:00 AM
Mark Morris Dance Center | 3 Lafayette Ave Brooklyn, NY 11217

Place Matters Brooklyn Brunch + Excursions | 11:15 AM
No. 7 Restaurant | 7 Greene Ave Brooklyn, NY 11238

Have brunch with the UBW Fam in Ft. Greene, Brooklyn then join a guided Black Arts Tour to MoCADA (includes museum admission) or to #BlackGirlMagicStreet (includes UBW tote bag and shopping map to stores on Tompkins Avenue in Bed-Stuy).

35th Anniversary Dinner | Doors Open 7:00 AM
Mark Morris Dance Center | 3 Lafayette Ave Brooklyn, NY 11217

Join us for a gala dinner celebrating UBW’s 35th Anniversary. It will be a “Batty Party” full of fun surprises!


share your ubw story

I remember the first time i saw ubw . . .

I walked into the sli and . . .

We want to hear your stories of what UBW means to YOU!

  • Did UBW come to your school when you were a child and now you attend performances?

  • Were you in the company during a pivotal time?

  • What impact has UBW had on your life?

  • Any words for UBW as we celebrate the last 35 years and plan for the next 35 years?

Follow the link below to record your UBW Story! We will share them during UBW Homecoming 2019!