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    Celebrity Dance Challenge

    Date: February 8, 2018

    Time: 7:00 pm.

    You want to be in the audience for this performance because
    YOU get to vote for your favorite celeb and Minnesota Ballet partner.
    It’s a hoot! Dance styles from slinky tango to peppy swing to
    regal waltz, plus showy costumes combine to give celebs striking
    new images. While audience votes are counted, enjoy the Ballet’s
    lively dance sampler.

    Tickets & information: 218-529-3742, online reservations: minnesotaballet.org
    All proceeds benefit the Minnesota Ballet.
    *Not part of the 2017-18 Minnesota Ballet season ticket package.

    Thursday, February 8, 2018
    7:00 p.m.
    Fregeau Auditorium, Marshall School

    Presenting Sponsor:

    sacred heart logo

    Jete Sponsor



    Celebrity Dance Challenge Event

    Reserved SEATING
    : Center Section Rows A – H, Left/Right Sections Rows A – D)
    (Available only at Ballet office 218-529-3742 and as online order)
    Adults $35 Child/Student $25

    General Seating: Rows BEYOND Reserved Seating Sections
    Adults $30 Child/Student $20

    Note: When using the Paypal system, please use the “add a note to seller” and give us how many tickets and what category. Please indicate which ticket type, e.g. reserved or general seating, student or adult.

    Celebrity Dance Challenge 2017


    2018 Celebrity Dance Challenge Contestants

    Erin Aldridge
    Concertmaster, Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra








    Martha Bremer
    Director, Fuse and Leadership Duluth
    Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce








    Jared Broadway
    Neurosurgeon, Essentia Health










    Kelly Haffield
    Sex Trafficking Investigator
    Fond du Lac Police







    Steven Kuross
    M.D., Essentia Health







    Rick Lubbers
    Executive Editor, Duluth News Tribune











    Laura Mullen
    Co-Founder/Vice President of Community & Outreach
    Bent Paddle Brewing Co.







    Dereck Murphy-Williams
    Stylist, Grand Cliffs Salon
    Educator/Manager, Cosmetology Careers Unlimited







    Colin Oraskovich
    Morning Meteorologist, CBS 3 Duluth





    Ann-Marie Stojevich
    Vice President, Visual Merchandising
    maurices inc.








    Emily Vikre
    Co-founder, Vikre Distillery











    Jason Vincent
    Owner, Boat Club Restaurant
    Vanilla Bean Restaurant











    Mel Winkler
    Director of Corporate & Therapeutic Foster Care
    Northwoods Children’s Services







    Last year’s winning numbers:

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