STEPPING OUT: 2013 RITE OF SPRING HOUSTON BALLET BALL

BY LANCE AVERY MORGAN

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A Houston Ballet performance

It is that time again. It’s time in the social swirl when approximately 500 individual and corporate benefactors joining together to support a cultural organization that enriches Houston’s community and lives. At the Rite of Spring 2013 Houston Ballet Ball.

Chairing the Ball this year will be Martin & Kelli Cohen Fein at a black-tie gala raising at least $600,000 for Houston Ballet Foundation’s programs.  Features a gourmet dinner by Tony’s, dancing to the Richard Brown Orchestra, Décor by The Events Company and an extraordinary silent auction that will create a stir during the ball.

The Honorees this year are the inimitable Lynn Wyatt and also, Vinson & Elkins, L.L.P.

Get the new gown and don the tuxedo on Saturday, February 16, 2013 – 7:00 PM until 12:00 midnight when the ball begins at the Wortham Theater Center at 501 Texas, Houston, TX 77002 (there will be complimentary valet parking on Prairie Street)

Screen shot 2013-01-10 at 3.28.25 PMThe Ball does such good things in Houston, supporting Houston Ballet’s mission to inspire a lasting love and appreciation for dance through artistic excellence, exhilarating performances, innovative choreography and superb educational programs.

This year Individual tickets start at $1,000; tables at $10,000, so what are you waiting for?

For additional information contact Suzie Cade, Special Events Manager at (713) 535.3230 and at scadey@houstonballet.org . Or visit www.houstonballet.org

 

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