Frances McDormand is hosting a couscous dinner, The Wooster Group 2015 Benefit, on Monday, October 5th at The Performing Garage, 33 Wooster Street, NYC.
The benefit co-chairs are Laurie Anderson, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Peter Sarsgaard, Juman Malouf and Wes Anderson, Sarah Jessica Parker, Norman Reedus, Maura Tierney, and Martha Wainwright.
The Benefit Committee includes: George Ahl, Yesim Ak, Antonia and David Belt, Molly Davies, Bernard Dikman, Elizabeth Diller and Ricardo Scofidio, Susan Feldman, Robert Gober and Donald Moffett, April Gornik and Eric Fischl, Laurie Hawkinson and Henry Smith-Miller, Siri Hustvedt and Paul Auster, Christine Larsen and Vincent Dopulos, Robert Longo, Jack Pierson, The Rolex Mentor and Protégé Arts Initiative, David Salle, Cindy Sherman, Carole Shorenstein Hays / SF Curran, Casey Spooner, Michael Stipe, and Willard Taylor.
Cocktails begin at 6:30pm, followed by dinner at 7:30pm, catered by Chef Alejandro Alcocer of Green Brown Orange. Martha Wainwright will sing Edith Piaf at 8:30pm.
$1,000 Single Ticket(s)
$5,000 Party of 4 seated with 1 host
$8,000 Party of 6 seated with 2 hosts
Tickets can be purchased at www.thewoostergroup.org/benefit or by mailing a check to The Wooster Group, PO Box 654 Canal St Station, New York NY 10013.
All benefit ticket buyers are invited to a special performance of The Wooster Group's new production of Harold Pinter’s The Room this fall.
Event Sponsored By: HBO, New York Distilling Company, Sean Thackrey Wine Maker, and United Talent Agency.
About The Wooster Group: The Wooster Group is a company of artists who make works for theater, dance, and media. They are based in New York City at The Performing Garage at 33 Wooster Street, where they develop and perform their work. The Group also performs at larger theaters in New York and their productions tour nationally and internationally.