Manhattan Youth Ballet’s Annual Fundraising Gala
Manhattan Youth Ballet
Manhattan Youth Ballet and Manhattan Movement & Arts Center present the Annual Fundraising Gala to benefit MYB’s Scholarship and Performance Funds on Sunday, June 1, 2014, at the Manhattan Movement & Arts Center, 248 West 60th Street, NYC (between Amsterdam and West End Avenues) in the Lincoln Center area. Cocktails begin at 5pm, followed by the performance at 6pm and a reception at 7:30pm. Tickets are $100/$50 for students, and are available at www.manhattanyouthballet.org.
The evening will feature guest performances by New York City Ballet's Daniel Ulbricht and Robert Fairchild, American Ballet Theatre's Nicole Graniero, Clifton Brown, Kaitlyn Gilliland in a new solo by Brian Reeder.
Students of Manhattan Youth Ballet will perform excerpts from their spring show, A Celebration of the Jazz Age, including George Balanchine’s Who Cares?©, World premieres by Brian Reeder, Frederick Early Mosley, and Adam Hendrickson, as well as works by Marina Stavitskaya, Natalia Boesch, and Karen Lacy.
Manhattan Youth Ballet offers students more than $50,000 in scholarships annually.