2020 Nuit Blanche: Tous Réunis – a virtual gala garden party like no other!

Island Moving Company (IMC), announced plans for its annual Nuit Blanche benefit to be re-imagined as a virtual gala garden party like no other! The event is scheduled to take place on Friday, August 21 at 7:00pm.

The Gala will run approximately 45 minutes and be made available to patrons through an invitation to join the broadcast online. Guests will enjoy live and specially recorded music and dance performances made for and performed in the gardens of Bellevue House, one of Newport’s most spectacular landscapes.

Participants will select from a variety of experience packages offering different benefits and options from signature cocktail kits & complimentary spirits to assorted hors d’oeuvres & dinner options to enjoy from home. IMC is partnering with Blackstone Caterers. Tickets to IMC’s Nuit Blanche: Tous Réunis are on sale now. Click here for tickets.  For more information, click here!

Tea for Two Trip to London Raffle

First Prize

Enjoy a three night vacation for two to London.

Includes: airfare from Boston or New York to London, accommodations at a boutique hotel, and tea one afternoon. Travel arrangements will be made by Wendy Houle at Wayfarers Walking Tours.

Only 2500 tickets have been printed! Winner need not be present. Travel is subject to availability, includes one room, and must be taken between Jan 2 and April 30, 2020 or between September 1 and December 1, 2020 with Thanksgiving week black out.

Click here to enter!

And the Paris Raffle Winner Is…

Congratulations to this year’s Paris Raffle Winner,
Nicole A. Halbreiner!

Second Prize for 2 tickets to IMC’s Summer Gala were won by
Newport’s Michael Paddon.

Many thanks to everyone who entered and more importantly, to those who helped promote the raffle.  It is through your support that Island Moving Company and the Newport Academy of Ballet can continue to bring art and dance to this community, enriching lives and positively impacting an individual’s sense of self.

MERCI!

 

Musicians, actors join Island Moving Company for art-filled Nuit Blanche

Choreographers Danielle Genest, Shane Farrell, Christine Sandorfi and Miki Ohlsen have been creating dances for the lovely and unique features of Ron Fleming’s Bellevue House garden, in preparation for Friday’s Nuit Blanche.  The dancers will be joined in the garden by musician Michael Walsh, the Seaside Shakespeare Company and singers Thomas and Joseph Burdick.  Patrons will seek out performances at a koi pond, on a loggia, near a classical teahouse and on the branches of a majestic beech tree during the first half of the evening.  Doug Woolverton and the Groove Merchants will take over in the tent for dancing till midnight.  Tickets are still available here.

Nuit Blanche 2017

IMC’s summer gala, Nuit Blanche, is scheduled for Friday, July 7, 2017 at Bellevue House, the home of Ronald Lee Fleming.

IMC Nuit Blanche Bal de Danse Save the Date 2017-1

STAY TUNED FOR MORE DETAILS AS THINGS DEVELOP!

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