Photo Flash: American Ballet Theatre Hosts 2017 Holiday Benefit in Beverly Hills
This year's benefit, sponsored by Harry Winston Inc., honored Judy Morr, Executive Vice President of Segerstrom Center for the Arts. Co-Chairs of the Holiday Benefit were Sarah Arison, Avery and Andy Barth, Lisa Love, Michael Moser, Elizabeth Segerstrom, Stewart Smith and Robin Ferracone and Sutton Stracke, and the Junior Co-Chair was Hannah Selleck.
The evening featured a one-night-only performance by the world-renowned artists of American Ballet Theatre, including Principal Dancers Stella Abrera, Misty Copeland, Gillian Murphy, Hee Seo, Daniil Simkin, and Cory Stearns, in scenes from the Company's repertoire, followed by a post-performance dinner and dessert with the dancers.
Judy Morr, Executive Vice President, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, was honored for her dedication and service to dance and the performing arts community.
Photo Credit: Vince Bucci
ABT Principal Dancer Misty Copeland
Junior Chair Hannah Selleck
Gala Co-Chairs Elizabeth Segerstrom and Sutton Stracke
Gala Co-Chairs Avery and Andy Barth with ABT Principal Dancer Stella Abrera
ABT Principal Dancer Gillian Murphy performing Swan Lake
ABT Soloist Skyler Brandt performing Whipped Cream
ABT Principal Dancer Daniil Simkin performing Les Bourgeois