2015 Houston Ballet's "Raising the Barre - A Dinner in Five Acts"

4 24 – Randy Evans, Aaron Robison, Joe Walsh, Chris Shepherd, Darrell Cass, Monica Pope, Danny Trace, Rebecca Masson, Lauren Strongin, Jessica Collado, Derith Cass, Melody Mennite at Raising the Barre April 2014
A scene from the 2014 "Raising the Barre." Photo courtesy of © Evie Mae Photography

"Raising the Barre" is the annual Ballet Barre fundraiser aimed at gathering support from Houston young professionals with a penchant for the arts. The evening begins with a cocktail reception and a silent auction followed by a five-course dinner with wine pairings showcasing the cuisine of Danny Trace of Brennan's, Ryan Pera of Coltivare, Ja'Nel Witt of Corner Table,​ Rebecca Masson of Fluff Bake Bar and Olivier Ciesielski of L'Olivier, alongside Houston Ballet dancers Soo Youn Cho, Christopher Gray, Yuriko Kajiya, ​Jared Matthews and Allison Miller as sous chefs.

Event Details


3.29.15 | 6:00 pm


Brennan's of Houston
3300 Smith St.
Houston, TX 77006-6692


Ticket Info

Individual tickets start at $150; tables start at $1,500.


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