"Firebird Soirée" 2009 Opening Night Gala for Dominic Walsh Dance Theater
October 17, 2009 at Hobby Center
Ben Stevenson, O.B.E. Click photo above for
Chair: Dr. Carolyn Farb, hc Honoree: Ben Stevenson, O.B.E.,
Artistic Director, Texas Ballet Theater
Event: A spectacular evening of dance celebrating the 100th
anniversary of the Ballets Russes and Dominic Walsh Dance
Theater’s world premiere of Walsh’s The Firebird featuring Paris
Opera Ballet Étoile Marie-Agnès Gillot and Domenico Luciano.
The celebration will continue with the festive Firebird Soirée
where guests will be treated to cocktails, a seated Russian
supper, artful conversation, music by The Gypsies, and an
exclusive live auction.