This eagerly-anticipated event begins with a festive cocktail reception for its nearly 500 guests, followed by an elegant sit-down dinner punctuated by a spirited live auction, an honors presentation, and special performances by the children of National Dance Institute that will send guests’ spirits and hearts soaring!
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"Actress and dancer Charlotte d’Amboise, NDI board member; entertainer Bebe Neuwirth, an honoree; and NDI founder and choreographer Jacques d’Amboise at the National Dance Institute's 42nd annual gala, which raised $1.5 million."
Dance Enthusiast: Dance News National Dance Institute (NDI) Raises Over $1.5 Million at 42nd Annual Gala
"National Dance Institute (NDI), the non-profit arts education organization founded in 1976 by legendary New York City Ballet principal dancer Jacques d’Amboise, hosted its 42nd Annual Gala at the Zeigfeld Ballroom in New York City. The annual event, which is NDI’s largest fundraising event of the year, raised $1.5 million, with all proceeds benefitting NDI’s award-winning arts education programs."
Broadway World: BWW Review NATIONAL DANCE INSTITUTE’s 42nd Annual Gala Raised Funds and Offered Joyous Dancing by the Schoolchildren
"Nearly 500 guests flocked to the ballroom of the Zeigfield Theatre in NYC on the evening of April 30th 2018 for the 42nd annual Gala of the National Dance Institute (NDI)."
NDI’s Annual Gala is a highlight of the Spring social calendar in New York City, and raises $1.5 million in support of NDI’s award-winning arts education programs for thousands of public school children each year. This eagerly-anticipated event begins with a festive cocktail reception for its nearly 500 guests, followed by an elegant [...]
"This year NDI will honor Tony Award-winning dancer, singer, and actress, Bebe Neuwirth for her passionate support of dance and arts education & long-time NDI supporter and Chairman of GFP Real Estate Jeffrey R. Gural."
"Neuwirth, as well as long-time NDI supporter and Chairman of GFP Real Estate Jeffrey R. Gural, will be honored at NDI’s annual gala April 30. The sit-down dinner will feature entertainment by guest performers and the children of NDI, hosted by emcee Terrence Mann (who appeared alongside Neuwirth in Broadway's The Addams Family)."
Dance Network: The National Dance Institute’s Annual Gala: A Star-Studded Event in the Name of Arts Education
"The yearly event celebrated NDI’s dedication to arts education, and this year, honored Grammy® nominated, multiplatinum recording artist, producer, song writer— and current Broadway star— Josh Groban for his dedication to the pursuit. The evening’s program was emceed by legendary TONY® Award-winning and television and film star Bill Irwin, and featured a celebrity auction co-hosted by A-List actor Alec Baldwin."
Michael Mahany interviews Alec and Hilaria Baldwin at National Dance Institute's annual gala.