Under the direction of Joshua Beamish, MOVETHECOMPANY is a contemporary dance company committed to the creation and performance of original choreographic works by both emerging and established artists. The company’s principal focus is to support the continued development of the contemporary dance form in New York City and New York State. Joshua Beamish/MOVETHECOMPANY is dedicated to the presentation of new, challenging and exciting works and promises to provide a performance experience the audience won’t soon forget.

The American Friends of MOVETHECOMPANY is a 501c3 nonprofit organization.  Your contribution is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. You can set up a secure, encrypted way of donating by using your existing Paypal account or create a new Paypal account in a few seconds.

Your donation will help us to:

  • Create original choreography by our Artistic Director Joshua Beamish and various other guest choreographers.
  • Establish opportunities for emerging choreographers to enhance their artistry and produce their works.
  • Present exciting and innovative performances annually in Vancouver, Canada and New York, NY
  • Tour internationally for the purpose of promoting arts and culture to audiences worldwide.
  • Educate youth in the fields of arts and culture through master classes and dance workshops
  • To encourage appreciation and understanding of the creative process through various workshops, talk-backs, informal showings and residencies for the general public


By becoming a sponsor you will receive the following benefits over the period of one season:

Friend (up to $99)

A thank you listing in MOVETHECOMPANY’s programs throughout the season

A full charitable tax receipt for income tax purposes

Associate ($100 to $249)
All of the above benefits plus:

Advance information on MOVETHECOMPANY’s exciting events and performances

Supporter ($250 – $499)
All of the above benefits plus:

An invitation to attend an exclusive in studio rehearsal

Patron ($500 – $999)
All of the above benefits plus:

A single ticket invitation to attend a performance and post-performance reception event on one of our Opening Nights

Major Patron ($1,000 – $1,999)
All of the above benefits plus:

Two tickets to one of our Opening Night Reception Events, including the performance

Corporate logos included in MOVETHECOMPANY’s performance programs

Minor Benefactor ($2,000 – $4,999)
All of the above benefits plus:

Multiple complimentary tickets to be used at your convenience during MOVETHECOMPANY’s upcoming season

Corporate logos included on MOVETHECOMPANY’s promotional materials

Benefactor ($5,000 – $9,999)
All of the above benefits plus:

Recognition signage in the lobby of select venues during the season’s performances

Exclusive private events available with Artistic Director Joshua Beamish,

Major Benefactor ($10,000 +)
All of the above benefits plus:

Become a commissioning partner for a new work. Your name will be listed as a commissioner or co-commissioner of a new creation by Joshua Beamish