exclusive caterer to New York’s cultural institutions And Event venues
Restaurants and CafÉs
Public Food Service within New York’s landmark institutions
Each concept has a signature style, unique to the culture of the hosting space and neighborhood. No matter the interpretation, each menu upholds our mission to serve only seasonal and local ingredients.
Workplace Dining and Property Amenities
Cafeterias, Food Halls and Catering for Corporate offices and Real Estate properties
We provide customized food service and catering solutions for cultural institutions, corporate offices, and amenities spaces. We work closely with our clients to ensure we maintain their brand integrity and specific requirements.
Special Events AND Festivals
production, strategic consultation, design and management for Domestic and International special events.
Great Performances has operated events, pop-up cafes and food service stations of varying scope and complexity. Our team is adept at handling large-scale events for hundreds of thousands of people to smaller, more intimate events. Our decades of expertise, established processes, and inherent flexibility allow us to successfully execute even the most challenging pop-ups and events with the shortest lead times.
Our successes include the JBF LTD, the James Beard Pop-Up Restaurant in Chelsea Market; Scott Conant’s one night pop-up with Resy; Alon Chaya’s pop-up at Chef’s Club; Taste of Open at the Miami Open; and David Bowie is and Frida Kahlo: Experiences Can Be Deceiving at the Brooklyn Museum.
Notable events include the Miami Boat Show, the South Beach Wine & Food Festival and we are proud to celebrate 10 years as the official caterer for NYC Wine & Food Festival. For each of these high-profile events, Great Performances worked closely with the clients, planners, sponsors, and chefs, ensuring budget adherence, operational success, and an impeccable guest experience.
With more than 35 years’ experience as an award-winning producer, Ronnie Davis Productions has created a diverse portfolio of memorable events around the world, from a product launch at the Statue of Liberty for 5,000 guests to an evening in a 600-year-old palace in the heart of Beijing. RDP’s matchless expertise allows them to come in at any point of a project as advisers or producers. They absorb the corporate identity of any client to work seamlessly as an outsourced meetings or special events department.