Special Guest Stars:
Olga Borodina, mezzo-soprano and Ildar Abdrazakov, bass-baritone – appear by the kind permission of The Metropolitan Opera.
Lester Lanin Orchestra.
Russian Folk & Gypsy Music.
Reception, Dinner, Dancing.
Dress Code: Strictly White or Black Tie, Long Ball Gowns.
Dinner Tickets: starting at $350 per ticket.
Dance Tickets: $125.
Join us at the Waldorf=Astoria Grand Ballroom for the 47th Annual Petroushka Ball, an unforgettably enchanting night and New York City’s premier Russian-American event to benefit the Russian Children’s Welfare Society (RCWS) charitable programs. Toast to RCWS’s continued efforts with an affluent circle of guests, network with other business executives and enjoy performances from the Metropolitan Opera’s leading stars.
Founded in 1926, RCWS continues to assist disadvantaged children in Russia, by providing direct aid to orphanages, medical treatment for children with facial deformities, educational scholarships for orphans, and other vital programs. All contributions are tax-deductible.
To purchase tickets or make a contribution, please visit http://www.rcws.org/
Your participation will have a meaningful and far-reaching impact on a child’s life.
Russian Children’s Welfare Society, Inc.
200 Park Avenue South, Suite 1508, New York, NY 10003