The Alabama Ballet’s signature black tie gala will be held Saturday, February 24, 2018 at The Club, Birmingham, AlabamaThe theme for this year is Swan Lake, the well-known and loved classical ballet to be performed by the Alabama Ballet (and accompanied by the Alabama Symphony Orchestra) in March, 2018, at the BJCC Concert Hall.  A selection from Swan Lake will be performed the evening of the Pointe Ball.

This year’s gala will commemorate the late Mr. Beverly Head, III, and his outstanding legacy of service to the Alabama Ballet, as well as his family’s continued service to our organization and community.

Many thanks to Page Naftel, Past President, Alabama Ballet Board of Trustees, and nephew of the late Mr. Beverly Head, III.  Many thanks to our 2018 Corporate Chair:  Mr. Jack Darnall, Executive Vice President, Brasfield & Gorrie, Inc.  Many thanks to our 2018 Gala Committee Chairs:  Jackie Woodall and Lindsey Druhan.

The event begins with an intimate performance by Alabama Ballet’s professional company members in the Ball Room of The Club. Following the performance, guests along with Executive Director, Melanie Mooney, Artistic Director, Tracey Alvey, and members from the company will enjoy a gourmet dinner with the amazing night views of Birmingham. After dinner, guests will enjoy dessert and dancing with music provided by Celebrity All Star Band.

Tickets to Pointe Ball 2018 are $450 per person and $700 per couple. To purchase tickets, please call Development and Administrative Assistant, Michele Swader at 205.322.4300. For sponsorship information, contact Executive Director, Melanie Mooney at 205.322.1259.


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