An Evening in Palm Beach, an annual fundraiser to benefit American Ballet Theatre, is scheduled for Saturday, March 23 at 5:30pm at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts. Patrick Park will serve as the Gala Grand Chair, with Anka K. Palitz and Vicki and Chris Kellogg serving as event co-chairs. Debra Vasilopoulos is the evening’s Corporate Chair. The event will be highlighted with a Gala performance by the dancers of American Ballet Theatre.
The black tie evening begins at 5:30pm with cocktails followed by dinner in the Kravis Center’s Cohen Pavillion. A Gala performance featuring the dancers of American Ballet Theatre begins at 8pm, with special guest pianist Lola Astanova to follow with two dazzling piano solos by Franz Liszt and Alexander Scriabin. The program will include Agnes de Mille’s Rodeo, in celebration of the ballet’s 70th anniversary, Mark Morris’ Drink to Me Only With Thine Eyes and the Black Swan pas de deux from Swan Lake.