Mission Dance Company’s ‘20th Anniversary Gala’

Mission Dance Company presents an exciting and exclusive ‘Red-Carpet’ Gala in celebration of its 20th Anniversary with Evelyn Hart, our Honourary Guest and Canadian Ballet Icon.

This ONE NIGHT ONLY Gala brings together some of the most recognized and beloved ballet, flamenco, modern & neo-classical works from around the world. This will be a truly stunning ‘must-see’ event featuring special performances by Artistic Director, Tanya Vadurova-Bakala, Principal Artists; Annette Bakala; Olivia Latendresse, and celebrated local musicians.

The funds raised from this event will go to support and enhance the Mission Dance Company mandate of providing Dance and Mentorship Education, Career Development & Professional Guidance, and extensive Live Performance Opportunities for all Emerging Dance Artists in the Okanagan Valley. This one night only event looks to celebrate the many milestones the company has achieved over its 20-year history and its ongoing contributions to the rich artistic and cultural landscape of the city, and region.

Mission Dance Company productions aim to inspire and excite audiences and to ignite the heart of our community!

Join us Friday March 15th, 2024 at 7:30pm and show your support of Mission Dance Company as it launches its next 20 years here in the heart of the Okanagan.

HIGHLIGHTS of this full evening of dance performances include:

*Experience the walk down the red carpet and have your photo taken on Gala night;

*Come down memory lane with us to remember all the achievements of Mission Dance Centre & Company over the last 20 years;

*Witness the powerful and stirring performances of Mission Dance Company Performers & Gala Featured Artists;

*Be inspired by the very special appearance of our Honourary Guest, Evelyn Hart;

*Experience a featured performance by Artistic Director, Tanya Vadurova-Bakala;

*Attend the post-performance reception to meet & greet your favourite dancers and VIP ticket holders will have bonuses and the rare opportunity to attend a private ‘VIP’ post-show reception with Evelyn Hart and Tanya Vadurova-Bakala;

*Everyone will have the chance to bid on a selection of unique silent auction items, purchase a signed poster by the stars, and have your photo taken with their favourite dancers of the Mission Dance Company!

Ticket details:

PREMIUM TICKETS INCLUDE: Premium seating + exclusive opportunity to get a photo taken with Evelyn Hart & receive a complimentary signed poster by Evelyn Hart.

VIP TICKETS INCLUDE: Premium seating, exclusive opportunity to get a photo taken with Evelyn Hart, receive a complimentary poster signed by Evelyn Hart + complimentary glass of champagne PLUS private reception with Evelyn Hart (Honourary Guest), Tanya Vadurova-Bakala (Artistic Director) and principal dancers.