Can Windham County Dance?
BRATTLEBORO- Local celebrities will be showcasing their dance skills while supporting a great cause on Saturday, April 27, from 5 to 10 pm, at the “Can Windham County Dance?” gala held at the School for International Training.
A twist on television’s hit reality show, Dancing with the Stars, this Youth Services event offers a silent auction, a sumptuous dinner prepared by A Vermont Table, and an hour-long dance show culminating in the opportunity for the audience to take the dance floor. Music from numerous eras will be played by DJ Wayne Warwick, of Be Heard Sound.
“Celebrity” performers are car wash owner Connie Burton and artist Matthew Peake, performing a waltz; Dr. Jesper Brickley and jewelry maker Cara Wolff, doing the hustle; attorney Andrew Marchev and physical therapy assistant Melissa Kuralt, salsa dancing; architects Julie Lineberger and Joseph Cincotta, performing their own version of swing; dancer Gershom Moore demonstrating creeping, a form of hip hop, while business owner Francesca Bourgault performs tap; Victoria Jaenson, of the Charlotte Ballet, doing a modern solo; retirees Richard and Margo Langlois performing a medley of novelty oldies; and Justin Vasselli and Sophia Marx, dance instructors showcasing their cha-cha.
The all-inclusive tickets are $90 per person ($55 of which is tax deductible). To make a reservation or to make a donation to sponsor your favorite celebrity dancer visit www.youthservicesinc.org/gala or call (802) 257-0361.