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Highlands Ballet Company: “Turn Out for the Cure”
October 6, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm$50
Sat, October 6, 2018
Doors: 6:30 pm / Show: 7:30 pm
$50 plus applicable fees
Saturday, October 6. Doors at 6:30 Performance at 7:30
Susan G. Komen and The Highlands Ballet are joining forces to present a gala fundraiser and performance at Paramount Bristol on Saturday, October 6. The community is invited to “Turn out for the Cure” to make a difference for those in our community who are battling breast cancer – while supporting the performing arts.
Your $50 contribution (plus applicable venue fees) includes admission, desserts & drinks, live & silent auctions, and thrilling performances of short works by the dancers of the acclaimed Highlands Ballet.
The evening’s entertainment begins with excerpts of original choreography from Highlands Ballet’s repertoire – “Gershwin, by George,” “Hallelujah,” and the new “All That Jazz.” In addition, the company will present a sneak preview of “Magic Butterfly,” a brand new ballet that will debut at Paramount Bristol later this year. “Magic Butterfly is a collaboration with composer Evelyn Pursley-Kopitzke and the Paramount Chamber Players.
During the evening, patrons can bid on fabulous auction packages including trips, event tickets, and other luxury items including a pink Fender Stratocaster guitar. Everyone will enjoy refreshments donated by award-winning local bakeries, restaurants, & breweries.
The mission of Susan G. Komen East TN is to provide funding for breast health services, breast cancer education and outreach in our 24 counties, including the Knoxville and Tri-Cities regions.
Highlands Ballet, located in Abingdon, VA provides support and inspiration for young and aspiring dancers in a wholesome and friendly atmosphere. In addition to fostering an appreciation for the art of dance, Highlands Ballet offers a tiered program of training for students emphasizing technical and artistic excellence.
518 State Street
Bristol, TN, 37620