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The Ridgefield Playhouse: 80 East Ridge Ridgefield, CT 06877

Brookfield’s Fred Astaire Dancing with the Stars Fundraiser

Saturday, January 26, 2019
5:30pm Cocktail Party; 7:30pm Show

Join us for the third annual Brookfield’s Dancing Stars competition to benefit The Women’s Center and Family & Children’s Aid. Held at the Ridgefield Playhouse, this year’s event will take place on the same stage where dancers such as Chita Rivera, Chicago’s Bebe Neuwirth, Ben Vereen and, more recently, Tony Dovolani & Karina Smirnoff- among others have graced the stage. Now our own “stars” will twirl, gyrate, bop and rock with Fred Astaire professionals while world-renowned celebrity judges vote on who is the best dancer- all to raise money for the charities that are close to their hearts.  The evening includes a champagne reception cocktail party, silent auction items and the ability for audience members to “vote” on their favorite dancer throughout the night.

Dancing for The Women’s Center:
Sarah Bouissou, owner of Bernards and Sarah’s Wine Bar
Katie Diamond, Executive Director of ACT and Broadway actress
Theresa Santoro, Executive Director of RVNA
Allison Stockel, Executive Director of The Ridgefield Playhouse

Dancing for Family & Children’s Aid:
Julio Lopez Jr., Member Family & Children’s Aid
Dana Hillman, Director of Specialized Training Family & Children’s Aid

Click here to “vote” for your favorite celebrity dancer (you can vote for more than one and more than once!)
VOTE Buy Tickets VIP Cocktail Party Bundle

Sponsorships are available – To sponsor a  Women’s Center dancer please contact Linda Cummins: Linda.c@wcogd.org
And for Family & Children’s Aid dancers contact Allison Carballo: Allison.Carballo@fcaweb.org

Tickets: $75 show only; $150 show and preshow cocktail party and meet and greet with the dancers and celebrity judges

The Women’s Center sponsors are Kevin & Elaine Cox and Joesph Merritt.