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In the Spotlight – Nutcracker Ball

December 6th is the date for the Kansas City Ballet Guild’s Nutcracker Ball to be held in the Grand Ballroom of the Kansas City Convention Center. Guests will enjoy cocktails, dinner, ballet, and dancing to the tunes of the Michael Beers Band. Ginger and Dr. Michael Frost are the honorary chairmen and Susan Bubb and Megan Bubb Cribb are serving as the co-chairmen. Proceeds benefit the Kansas City Ballet and Kansas City Ballet School.

Also featured in the August 24th issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Strauss Peyton 

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Ginger and Dr. Michael Frost, honorary chairmen



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