The purpose of The Clive Barnes Foundation is to create Annual Awards for performances in New York City, giving recognition and encouragement to talented young artists in Theatre and Dance. The Awards acknowledge the immense body of critical work and personal generosity of Clive Barnes, the noted international dance and theatre critic.Read President of the Foundation, Valerie Taylor-Barnes’s interview in Dance Tabs A Life in Dance By: Marina Harss (December 2012)
“Clive Barnes was a wonderful friend for many years.
It is fitting that his Foundation acknowledges and nurtures young talent.
It’s a wonderful tribute to his legacy.” -Paul Taylor