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9th Annual Masquerade Ball GALA
12.08.2019 04.30PM - 10.30PM
The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch - Scottsdale
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9th Annual Masquerade Ball GALA

The 9th Annual Masquerade Ball GALA, held at the beautiful Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch, is a signature, black-tie fundraising GALA benefiting DanceSport Education, an Arizona not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization with the mission to impact the lives of children and youth through ballroom dance, and to support young talent. We are proud to bring ballroom dance to the children and youth of Arizona - at their schools, in their classrooms!

Join us for an unforgettable evening! Ladies and gentlemen, get your beautiful gowns and tuxedos, grab your masks, and come enjoy an evening of elegance, delicious food, champagne, and a great show.  Try your dance moves on the GALA open dance floor!

EVENT HOSTS: Imperial Ballroom Dance Company and DanceSport Education.

MASTER OF CEREMONY: Artem Plakhotnyi, our favorite world-class ballroom dance professional, Imperial Ballroom's owner and DanceSport Education Co-Founder will MC the event.

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Diana Diaz-Harrison, founder of Arizona Autism Charter Schools, the first autism focused public school in Arizona. She is recognized with The Rosa Carrillo Torres Humanitarian Award  for her significant humanitarian efforts and contributions to the community, at the Profiles of Success 2019 Hispanic Leadership Awards.

LIVE MUSIC: Mosaico 2.0 - Alex Hristov on acoustic guitar and Max Perrault on flute, one of Arizona's musical talents will perform live during presentations and dinner time. Hear some of the best Latin, Jazz and Flamenco tunes.

"WE ARE THE WORLD": Enjoy an AMAZING Musical Theater Show production by Imperial Ballroom’s top students and students from Arizona Autism Charter Schools, participating in the DanceSport Education program.

The show is produced by the talented Inna Berlizyeva, world-class ballroom dance professional, Imperial Ballroom's owner and DanceSport Education Co-Founder.

PROFESSIONAL SHOW: Take your seat for the best professional ballroom dance show! Enjoy an incredible performance featuring Imperial Ballroom Dance Company’s professionals, as well as special top US guest professionals from around the country!

Masquerade Ball Gala is our exquisite black-tie fundraiser GALA event, which will get you in a great festive mood for the upcoming holidays. Perfect for singles, couples, dancers, and anyone who just would like to dress up for a fun, entertaining night out! Kids friendly!

You will not want to miss one of the most elegant parties in Scottsdale and help us raise money for a great cause - children, education and ballroom dance.

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE -check out our Sponsorship Package at mbgala.dance! Your sponsorship will directly support the critical need to increase the number of children in Arizona who engage in ballroom dance as a physical activity to build life-long healthy habits. We hope you will consider sponsoring at the Masquerade Ball GALA and join our efforts to help shape a generation of healthy and thriving children and youth!

TICKETS are on sale at mbgala.dance. Last year the GALA was a SOLD-OUT event. Get your tickets early!