On Saturday, November 23, the Kansas City Ballet Guild presented the Nutcracker Ball at the beautiful InterContinental Kansas City at The Plaza chaired by Peggy Beal. Guests enjoyed a lively cocktail party, delicious cuisine, breathtaking decor by Larry Wheeler and Craig Sole Designs, crowd-pleasing entertainment by Michael Beers Band, and a spectacular performance by Kansas City Ballet’s Second Company. Dr. Roger and Sandy Jackson, whose involvement with Kansas City Ballet has been long and noteworthy, served as Honorary Chairman. Guild President John Walker and Kansas City Ballet Executive Director Jeffrey J. Bentley presented the 2019 Pirouette Award to Sue Ann Fagerberg for her outstanding contribution to the performing arts.
Attendees may purchase photos from this event taken by photographer Larry F. Levenson.
Top Photo: Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Beal, Kansas City Ballet Guild Nutcracker Ball Chairman, and Honorary Chairmen Dr. and Mrs. Roger Jackson | Photo by Larry F. Levenson