Thursday, September 20, 2012
New York City Ballet celebrated the launch of the 2012-2013 season with a special one-time-only Gala performance featuring a world premiere ballet, a New York City premiere ballet, rarely seen works from the repertory, and new costumes created by legendary fashion designer Valentino Garavani for an extraordinary evening of dance and celebration. Prior to the performance, guests mixed and mingled at an elegant cocktail reception. Once the performance concluded, the evening continued with a black tie Supper Ball for over 1,000 guests and dancing with New York City Ballet Company members until midnight.
The program for the Fall Gala was as follows:
All of the ballets except Rubies
featured costumes by Valentino.
View a slideshow of images from the 2012 Fall Gala: Celebrating Valentino
For more information about Fall Gala, please contact the Special Events Office at (212) 870-5585 or email us.
Photo © Julie Skarratt