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45th Annual Petroushka Ball at the Waldorf=Astoria (New York)

Please join us at the 45th Petroushka Ball, scheduled on January 29th at the Grand Ballroom of the Waldorf=Astoria in New York.

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Cocktail reception – 8 pm
Dinner – 9 pm
Dancing – after 10 pm

Dress code: White or Black Tie, Long Ball Gowns

Special Guest Stars:

Diana Damrau, soprano ( Protected content )
appears by kind permission of the Metropolitan Opera

Music by
The Lester Lanin Orchestra ( Protected content )

Vadim Kolpakov and VIA Romen, Russian Gypsy Music and Dance Ensemble
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The Petroushka Ball is the primary fundraising event for the Russian Children’s Welfare Society ( Protected content ). What began in Protected content a small tea dance designed to raise money for Russian children has grown into one of New York’s most important Russian-American events, attended by over Protected content representing the business, artistic and diplomatic elite. Past Petroushka Ball events featured leading soloists of the Metropolitan Opera, the American Ballet Theatre, New York City Ballet, Bolshoi Theater, and other prominent companies.

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