On March 3, 2019, Center Dance Ensemble (CDE) will be presenting Frances Smith Cohen, the Founder and Artistic Director of CDE, with the Spirit of Dance Lifetime Achievement Award. Engelman Berger is a proud sponsor of this special event. The event will be hosted at the Herberger Theater Center at the Stage West Patio beginning at 12pm, with complimentary valet parking. Included with every $100 per person ticket will be scrumptious hors d’oeuvres, beer, wine, and beverages, as well as admission to the 2pm matinee performance of “Rite of Spring.” This is an opportunity to enjoy a wonderful afternoon celebrating the contributions of Francis Cohen as well as the artistic talents of the dancers of Center Dance Ensemble.
Engelman Berger Partner, Tamalyn “Tami” Lewis who is Co-Chair for CDE, is excited to share this event. Tami will also be the emcee of the event, setting the tone for a special afternoon.
CDE is a resident modern dance company at the Herberger Theater. It was founded in 1988 with the dual mission of creating original works of the highest artistic quality and designing arts education opportunities and programs for students throughout the Valley. Each year, CDE puts on four performances and helps to facilitate several opportunities for students in our community to see modern dance. For more information or to buy tickets to the event, visit https://www.centerdance.com/gala/.