Spend an enchanted evening downtown with artists at The Bowery Hotel, an icon of New York nightlife!  Hosted by award-winning actor and director John Slattery (Mad Men, Spotlight), our National Benefit draws luminaries, friends and benefactors for an unforgettable night of performance and celebration.

Sponsor Our National Benefit

Reserve early to become a sponsor and support the hundreds of artists who depend on Yaddo as an essential resource. Join in for VIP cocktails under the stars, and receive exclusive invitations to artist experiences from March through September.

Sponsorship starts at $7,500 and offers an array of benefits to thank you for supporting the arts. Preview our sponsorship opportunities here, and kindly contact Lisa Dierbeck, Director of Development, ldierbeck@yaddo.org, to secure your spot.

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John Slattery

One of the most sought-after character actors in the field today, John Slattery has a distinguished career on stage as well as in film and television. He starred on the hit series Mad Men and in the Academy Award-winning film Spotlight, playing newspaper editor Ben Bradlee, Jr. Slattery has played parts ranging from politicians to high school principals and has worked with other leading artists such as Juliette Binoche, Anthony Hopkins and Chris Rock.  A recipient of multiple Screen Actors Guild Awards for outstanding performance, he has been a nominee for four Emmys. He appeared in recurring roles on Will and Grace and Sex in the City, among others, and in such recent Marvel films as Iron Man 2 and Avengers: Endgame

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Collectively, Yaddo artists have won 82 Pulitzer Prizes, 34 MacArthur Fellowships, 70 National Book Awards and a Nobel Prize in Literature. Learn more about the impact of Yaddo.

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