Dancing to Preserve Latin Culture

Aiming to preserve and celebrate Latin culture Ballet Hispanico will be hosting their Spring Gala on April 8th starting at 7 p.m. at The Plaza Hotel. An enjoyable evening of dinner, live music from the Spanish Harlem Orchestra, and performances by the Ballet Hispanico Company and students from the Ballet Hispanico School of Dance people are encourage to show their support of the organization.

Up and Coming Shows in the City

Spotlight on Town Hall: To commemorate the Department of the Interior's recent designation of The Town Hall as a National Historic Landmark Site, The Trustees of The Town Hall Foundation will honor the site with a free concert event showcasing the vibrant NYC performing arts scene. The show will feature performances from the Broadway productions of Chicago, and The Phantom of the Opera, as well as Off-Broadway's Avenue Q, The New York City Gay Men's Chorus, The Town Hall Broadway's Rising Stars Chorus and more. The event will be hosted by NY1 anchor Roma Torre and will also feature a special performance by Smash star and Tony nominee Jeremy Jordan. Tickets, which are free to the public, become available at Noon on March 25th at The Town Hall box office. The show will take place on March 28th at 6pm at The Town Hall.

Ballet Hispanico's Dance Into Fashion

Dressed to kill, and smelling spectacular after a tour of the Sephora Sensorium, Joonbug headed over to Kiss & Fly for the Junior Society of Ballet Hispanico's fundraising event Dance Into Fashion. Stepping into the world of fantasy yet again as the doors to Kiss & Fly opened to reveal the decadent red soaked entrance. The thick red curtains spread open to welcome all the donors, dancers, and partygoers as we ventured into the dark meadow-like lounge.

Your Weekly NYC Party Guide

This October has flown by faster than we can say street fair. No worries if you haven't stocked up on your weekl appearances though. Despite that its already mid-October, there's still a plethora of Fall parties, festivals, and those oh so favorite cocktail soirees. But we busy New Yorker's, with our Socialite bashes and constant tastemaking, wouldn't have it any other way. Read on and taste the carefully-selected fun we've prepared:

Monday October 17, 2011

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