State Street Ballet to Present LA Premiere of AN AMERICAN TANGO: VELOZ AND YOLONDA, 9/21-22
State Street Ballet of Santa Barbara, The Broad Stage
State Street Ballet of Santa Barbara, Rodney Gustafson, Artistic Director and Producer will present the Los Angeles Premiere of an original full-length ballet, "AN AMERICAN TANGO - Veloz and Yolanda," based on the true life story of Frank and Yolanda Veloz, considered one of the greatest ballroom dance couples of all time. Conceived and written by Guy Veloz (the son of Frank and Yolanda Veloz), choreographed and directed by William Soleau and co-produced by Michael Roush, the show stars Leila Drake as Yolanda Veloz, and Jack Stewart at Frank Veloz, along with actor, Joseph Fuqua, appearing as Auggie.
Performances will be presented at The Broad Stage; 1310 11th Street; Santa Monica, CA 90401 on Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 8:00 p.m. and Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. This production is sponsored in part through the generosity of Van Cleef & Arpels, Bryant & Sons and Montecito Journal.
Tickets for "AN AMERICAN TANGO - Veloz and Yolanda" are: $125 VIP for Saturday night, September 20, 2013 at 8:00 p.m., which includes a pre-performance private reception from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Saturday night only (limited number of tickets). Other Ticket Prices for Saturday, September 20, 2013 at 8:00 p.m. and for Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. are: $80 Premiere; $65 Level A; $50 Level B; $35 Group Rate 10+ (limited number of seats) and $35 Dancers (limited number of seats).
Tickets can be purchased by calling The Broad Stage Box Office between 12-Noon - 6:00 p.m., Monday throughFriday, at 310-434-3200. For Group Ticket Information, please call Gloria Regan at 805-319-1648. Patrons can also E-mail The Broad Stage Box Office at firstname.lastname@example.org. To buy online and get more information, visit the websites: www.thebroadstage.com/americantango and www.anamericantango.com.