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Robert Goldfarb and Beth Uffner

Two art forms collide to create A Celebration of Two Worlds: Music and Dance

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Robert Goldfarb and Beth Uffner

Nancy Gold and Bruce Lehman

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Nancy Gold and Bruce Lehman

The ballroom was full for the event at The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota on Jan. 8.

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

The ballroom was full for the event at The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota on Jan. 8.

Dorsey and Tim Dumas

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Dorsey and Tim Dumas

Cara and Sean Keenan

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Cara and Sean Keenan

Composer and pianist Lake Heggie accompanies Frederica von Stade, mezzo-soprano.

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Composer and pianist Lake Heggie accompanies Frederica von Stade, mezzo-soprano.

Rick Bertoni and Edward Barnes

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Rick Bertoni and Edward Barnes

Gudrun and Jorgen Graugaard with Peggy Allen and Steven Dixon

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Gudrun and Jorgen Graugaard with Peggy Allen and Steven Dixon

Servers with trays full of champagne awaited attendees Jan. 8 at The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota.

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Servers with trays full of champagne awaited attendees Jan. 8 at The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota.

Javier and Ana Suarez

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Javier and Ana Suarez

Laura Shukovsky and Kim Cornetet

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Laura Shukovsky and Kim Cornetet

The ballroom was adorned in white Jan. 8 at The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota.

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

The ballroom was adorned in white Jan. 8 at The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota.

Mercedes O’Connor and Nancy Chiswick

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Mercedes O’Connor and Nancy Chiswick

Nancy Detert and Julie Harris

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Nancy Detert and Julie Harris

The ballroom was adorned in white Jan. 8 at The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota.

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

The ballroom was adorned in white Jan. 8 at The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota.

Sona Degann, Genevieve Geyser, David Degann and Lew Geyser

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Sona Degann, Genevieve Geyser, David Degann and Lew Geyser

Jenni and Mario Messina

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Jenni and Mario Messina

Frederica von Stade, mezzo-soprano, performs for attendees at dinner.

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Frederica von Stade, mezzo-soprano, performs for attendees at dinner.

Ernest Kretzmer and Dorathea Sandland

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Ernest Kretzmer and Dorathea Sandland

Tina and Rick Lieberman with Sandy Rau

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Tina and Rick Lieberman with Sandy Rau

Frederica von Stade, mezzo-soprano, poses after performing for attendees at dinner.

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Frederica von Stade, mezzo-soprano, poses after performing for attendees at dinner.

Sally Schule, Kate Honea and Deb Coleman

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Sally Schule, Kate Honea and Deb Coleman

Joy Norwood, Patricia Caswell, Gerri Aaron and Marvin Albert

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Joy Norwood, Patricia Caswell, Gerri Aaron and Marvin Albert

Sarasota Orchestra members Margot Zarzyka, Shawna Trost, Jeanie Phelan and Nadine Trudell perform during the champagne reception.

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Sarasota Orchestra members Margot Zarzyka, Shawna Trost, Jeanie Phelan and Nadine Trudell perform during the champagne reception.

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Prominent members of both the Sarasota and the American performing arts community at large were seated at the head table.

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Prominent members of both the Sarasota and the American performing arts community at large were seated at the head table.

Val Gill and Lyn Kayser

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Val Gill and Lyn Kayser

Baritone Jeremiah Smith performs for attendees during dinner.

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Baritone Jeremiah Smith performs for attendees during dinner.

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Co-Chairwomen Audrey Robbins and Lynda Doery

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Co-Chairwomen Audrey Robbins and Lynda Doery

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Stephanie Sundine and Don Friedman

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Stephanie Sundine and Don Friedman

Baritone Jeremiah Smith serenades Shanon Roher-Phillips.

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Baritone Jeremiah Smith serenades Shanon Roher-Phillips.

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Maureen Steiner, Karol Foss and Hillary Steele

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Maureen Steiner, Karol Foss and Hillary Steele

Mica Olson and Tony Natale

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Mica Olson and Tony Natale

Bill Chapman, Mark Pritchett, Gina Taylor and Judy Cahn

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Bill Chapman, Mark Pritchett, Gina Taylor and Judy Cahn

Sarasota Ballet Chair Hillary Steele and Sarasota Ballet Director Iain Webb

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Sarasota Ballet Chair Hillary Steele and Sarasota Ballet Director Iain Webb

Pat Kenny, Monique and Shane Chalke, Anne Kenny and Friends of the Sarasota Ballet President Janice Kunkel

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Pat Kenny, Monique and Shane Chalke, Anne Kenny and Friends of the Sarasota Ballet President Janice Kunkel

Nancy and Jack Rozance

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Nancy and Jack Rozance

Scott George and Ida Zito

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 |

Scott George and Ida Zito

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