Icons and Idols
The annual gala, which this year featured a glamorous Hollywood theme, raised $1.34 million for the Tulsa Ballet.
Dancers from TB II performed portions of “Strictly Gershwin” during Icons and Idols.
Photos by Steven Michael Hall and Tom Gilbert
Icons and Idols: The Golden Age of Gershwin took Tulsa Ballet supporters back to an era of Hollywood glamour Feb. 3 at the Cox Business Center. More than 500 patrons enjoyed big band music, stunning fashion and a special performance by Tulsa Ballet’s TBII, with choreography by Derek Deane. Music was provided by the Tulsa Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Gareth Valentine. Icons and Idols raised $1.34 million for the Tulsa Ballet.
Sheri Stinson, event chairwoman, and Betsy Hendershot, event co-chair
Patrons Bonnie Klein and Pat Gordon
Guest artists from the Tulsa Ballet’s production of “Strictly Gershwin”
A classic Rolls-Royce inside the Cox Business Center added to the evening’s vintage vibe.