One Night Only
DANCE AMONG THE STARS
A Gala Performance Honoring NBT Co-Founder and Board Co-Chair Nancy Houssels
Saturday, February 21, 2015 – 7:30pm
The Smith Center for the Performing Arts
Get your tickets now to this once-in-a-lifetime celebration of dance and music, featuring a dazzling variety of works and special guest artists. This spectacular evening, in celebration of Nevada Ballet Theatre’s Co-Founder and Board Co-Chair Nancy Houssels, will run the gambit from hip urban street dance to the beauty of one of classical ballet’s most enduring works to a World Premiere collaboration between NBT and Vegas icon Frankie Moreno. From the minute the curtain rises, this very special evening will speak to the power of dance and its ability to glorify and celebrate the diversity of artists.
The evening’s spectacular performances will include:
• Vegas icon FRANKIE MORENO in a WORLD PREMIERE with Nevada Ballet Theatre
• Internationally celebrated street dancer LIL BUCK making his Smith Center debut with his mesmerizing and acclaimed performance of “The Swan” (Camille Saint-Saens, Carnival of the Animals)
• Excerpts from SWAN LAKE ACT II performed by Nevada Ballet Theatre
• Performances by guest artists from AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE and PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET
This is an evening not to be missed.
DISTINCTION IS EXTRAORDINARY
"Lil Buck" on CBS Morning News with Wynton Marsalis