MBT hosts an annual season-end Gala & Dance Concert to celebrate our students’ and faculty members’accomplishments, to raise funds, to acknowledge our volunteers, donors and corporate sponsors, and most importantly to enjoy an evening of demonstrations and performances from all of our student class levels. All students are given the opportunity to take the stage. The professional Metropolitan Ballet Ensemble premiered at the first Gala & Dance Concert in May 2013.
Annual Spring Scholarship Gala & Dance Concert:
Celebrating 31 years!
Saturday, May 30, 2020
Good Counsel Performing Arts Center, Olney
Tentative Schedule of Events:
Proceeds from this event support MBT’s efforts to ensure that every student who desires to dance with MBT is afforded that opportunity, regardless of financial means. Throughout the year, MBT regularly raises funds to support scholarships, outreach/residency programs, production needs, academy education needs, and other operating needs. Through fundraising, MBT is able to maintain very competitive tuition rates, scholarship programs, and accessible ticket prices. MBT is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit arts education organization. Donations are gratefully accepted and are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. Donations may be restricted for use for scholarships or any of MBT’s programs. MBT’s federal tax ID number is 52-1665250.
Ticket Information: Please call 301-762-1757 for tickets.
Ticket options: Coming soon.
Creative cocktail attire.
Many thanks to our 2019 Gala Committee:
Lori O’Keefe, Gala Co-Chair, Vice President of the Board
Goli Kaviani, Gala Co-Chair, Member of the Board
Mugdha Tipnis, Gala Co-Chair, Member of the Board
Anita Anderson, President of the Board
Yongbok Bivin, Decor
Elizabeth Catlett, Artistic Director
Katie Cronin (alumna)
Natalie Hambrecht (alumna)
Brenda Lipowsky, Business & Communications Mgr
Paula Ross, Executive Director
Erin Stillwell, Backstage Chair, Slideshow
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