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Special Events

Supporting Pennsylvania Ballet by purchasing tickets to our special events is a great way to have fun, meet the dancers, and help Pennsylvania Ballet all at the same time! Sponsoring an event is a wonderful way to entertain clients or employees and increase your company’s visibility. For all events, a portion of any ticket purchased is fully tax-deductible.

  • Annual Fall Gala

    Friday, October 9, 2015 at 6:30

    52nd Season Gala-Barcelona on Broad

    Join Pennsylvania Ballet for this spectacular black-tie Spanish-inspired evening celebrating the start of Artistic Director Angel Corella’s first hand-picked season and the company premiere of Don Quixote in March of 2016. Don’t miss out on your opportunity to dance with our dancers at the elegant Union League.


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    Gala Chairs: Leeann & Andrew Kress
    Gala Vice Chairs: Jonathan S. Stavin & Dr. George T. Lynch, IV
    Gala Corporate Chairs: David Schellenberg & Jason Pride

    Committee: Brigitte & Leo Addimando, Jane & James Allsopp, Elisabeth & Peter Cooke, Barbara Eberlein, Claire & Mike Greenwood, Kate Groshong, Kelly Gross, Elizabeth Hainen & David DePeters, Bridgette Mayer Johnson & Tariq Johnson, Keith Munera & Dr. John Wildemore, Judy & Jerold Novick, Charlotte & Jason Pride, Meg & Don Ragas, Kristin Schinella, Lisa & Edward Spaniel, Drs. Karen & Gary Zimmer

  • Fashion at the Barre – Saks Fashion Show & Cocktail Party

    Friday, November 6, 2015, 6:00pm

    Fashion at the Barre

    Fashion Show & Cocktails with Artist of Pennsylvania Ballet

    Join Chair Anne Titterton, Dancer Edward Barnes, and Artists of Pennsylvania Ballet for cocktails, refreshments, and private shopping at Saks Fifth Avenue in Bala Cynwyd. The evening will feature an exclusive fashion show with Pennsylvania Ballet dancers modeling the latest in men’s and women’s fashion.

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    Chair: Anne Titterton

    Committee: Dawn Beckett, Patti Dietrich, Lisa Glassner Kovacs, Janis Goodman, Pnina Kuznits, Tammy Murabito, Allie Noll, Sejita Page, Sherry Pearlstein, Lisa Rapetti, David Schellenberg, Maria Viola-Kuttruff, Jeannie Voss, Tracy Anne Wenzinger. 

  • Nutcracker Magic

    Saturday, December 12, 2015

    Children of all ages will enjoy this delightful family party and luncheon in the Ballroom at the Bellevue before a matinee performance of George Balanchine's The Nutcracker™. Crafts, entertainers and performers from the production will mingle with guests and you’ll even get a chance to learn a dance from the ballet!


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    Co-Chairs: Mati Bonetti de Buccini, Mimi Greenly and Hannah Griswold McFarland

  • Don Quixote World Premiere Dinner

    Thursday, March 3, 2016

    Academy of Music Ballroom 

    Be with us on Opening Night as we celebrate the world premiere of Angel Corella’s Don Quixote with an elegant dinner in the stunning Academy of Music Ballroom. Your event ticket includes a ticket to the Opening Night performance.

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  • Dress Rehearsal Luncheon

    Thursday, May 12, 2016, 11:00am

    Join fellow ballet enthusiasts for a delicious pre-rehearsal luncheon at Estia and hear about life behind the curtain from our guest speaker. Then cross Locust Street to see the Dress Rehearsal of A Program of Firsts, featuring a performance of George Balanchine’s Serenade, at the Academy of Music.  

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