Fundraisers / Events
On Monday, September 22nd, Pizza Luce will donate 25% of your bill to the School of the Minnesota Ballet from 4pm to close. You must present a flyer for the donation. Click here to download a flyer to print at home.
7 – 11 p.m.
Ballet’s Historic Grain Exchange Studio
The little ball with a whole lot of fun!
Because of upcoming events at the Grain Exchange Studio, some classes will need to be changed.
Thursday, September 18 and September 25: Ballet VI & VII will have a combined class with Ballet V at the Depot Studios from 5:00-7:30.
Friday, September 26: Ballet V will be combined with the Ballet IV at the Depot Studios from 5:00-7:30.
Imagine… … your child and guests dressed up in tutus and attending a dance class in a professional studio! … a ballerina in full costume to host your party and lead a 20-minute dance class. … a photo opportunity with your ballerina hostess. … take home gifts, tiaras and gift certificates for each child, plus special t-shirts for the boys, and more!
Call the Minnesota Ballet 218.529.3742 for information, or check or website: www.minnesotaballet.org Ages three and up. Depot Studios are not handicapped accessible. Celebrate your birthday with a Minnesota Ballet party!
Black and White Ball
Friday, September 26, 2014
7 – 11 p.m.
Historic Grain Exchange
Board of Trade Bldg. 8th floor
301 W. First St.
Turn on the glam for this little ball with lots of fun. Wear your best black or white duds, dance to the music of Peter Provost and Combo or enjoy watching the dancing, see a floor show, make your best guesses in the life-size Heads or Tails competition to win the Wall of Wine, go for a prize wearing a fancy hat in the Parade of Hats, nibble on hors d’oeuvres from The Pickwick and on fancy cupcakes from How Sweet It Is, and sip wine or vodka cocktails from George’s Liquor.
In the Live Auction, bid on the likes of Dinner for Eight in Your Home by New Scenic Café, an Evening of Song by Tenor Marcus McConico and Soprano Rachel Inselman, a Swiss Army Watch ($750 value) from Security Jewelers, a Date for two lucky winners with Dancer Reinhard von Rabenau at Black Water Lounge (manicures & pedicures before at A Touch of Plasch), a Brunch Special with Bloody Mary basket and certificate for Zingerman’s special brunch items, two tickets to Cirque du Soleil in November, and a Spot in the 2015 Celebrity Dance Challenge (You don’t have to wait to be asked!).
Sugar Plum Fair
Celebrating the Opening of The Nutcracker Holiday Season
Sunday, November 2, 2014 • 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Ballet’s Grain Exchange Studio • 301 W. First St., 8th floor (across from the YMCA)
Celebrity Dance Challenge
February 5, 2015
Fregeau Auditorium, Marshall School
Wine & Cheese
April 23, 2015
5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Depot Great Hall
506 W. Michigan St.
Sponsor: Keyport Liquor