Saturday, Jan 25, 6-8:30 PM

50th Anniversary Evening of Stars

Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts

NOBAโ€™s golden anniversary year continues with a star-studded evening featuring a stunning program of classical masterpieces from ๐˜“๐˜ฆ ๐˜Š๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ด๐˜ข๐˜ช๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ, ๐˜š๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฑ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜จ ๐˜‰๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ถ๐˜ต๐˜บ, ๐˜Ž๐˜ช๐˜ด๐˜ฆ๐˜ญ๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ, ๐˜™๐˜ข๐˜บ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ๐˜ข, and ๐˜๐˜ญ๐˜ฐ๐˜ธ๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ ๐˜๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ท๐˜ข๐˜ญ ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜Ž๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ๐˜ป๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฐ to contemporary works performed by international ballet superstars ๐— ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ฎ ๐—ž๐—ผ๐—ฐ๐—ต๐—ฒ๐˜๐—ธ๐—ผ๐˜ƒ๐—ฎ & ๐—ฉ๐—ถ๐˜๐—ผ๐—ฟ ๐—Ÿ๐˜‚๐—ถ๐˜‡ and world renowned artists Heather Ogden & Guillaume Cรดtรฉ from ๐—ก๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป๐—ฎ๐—น ๐—•๐—ฎ๐—น๐—น๐—ฒ๐˜ ๐—ผ๐—ณ ๐—–๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฎ๐—ฑ๐—ฎ, Victoria Jaiani & Temur Suluashvili from ๐—ง๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—๐—ผ๐—ณ๐—ณ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐˜† ๐—•๐—ฎ๐—น๐—น๐—ฒ๐˜, Ji-Young Chae & Derek Dunn from ๐—ง๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—๐—ผ๐—ณ๐—ณ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐˜† ๐—•๐—ฎ๐—น๐—น๐—ฒ๐˜, Nayara Lopes & Sterling Baca from ๐—ฃ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐—ป๐˜€๐˜†๐—น๐˜ƒ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ถ๐—ฎ ๐—•๐—ฎ๐—น๐—น๐—ฒ๐˜ and Glenn Allen Sims from ๐—”๐—น๐˜ƒ๐—ถ๐—ป ๐—”๐—ถ๐—น๐—ฒ๐˜† ๐—”๐—บ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐—ฎ๐—ป ๐——๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฐ๐—ฒ ๐—ง๐—ต๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ. The evening will begin with special performances by NOBA Center for Dance alumni and students, including a heartwarming tribute to New Orleans icon Allen Toussaint of the NOBA commissioned work by David Parsons, ๐—Ÿ๐—ฎ๐—ด๐—ป๐—ถ๐—ฎ๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐—ฒ, that was performed with Toussaint at the Mahalia Jackson Theater on May 10, 2014. Plus, we will welcome home NOBA alumnus Alex Danna and fellow Texas Ballet Theater artist and New Orleans native Adeline Melcher performing an exquisite work by Ben Stevenson. Performance Tickets Start at $20! Get your tickets now: https://noba-internet.choicecrm.net/templates/NOBA/#/events