Login
September 14, 2019
2 months and 25 days since
the event.
Image
Image

You are cordially invited…


     To the most exciting Charity Gala in Fairfield County each year.  An evening bringing the glamor and style of the legendary dancer, Fred Astaire, himself. The Gala treats guests with a chance to experience the thrill of a Dancing with the Stars style contest and professional dance shows by the Fred Astaire Dancers.
 
Image
The second Annual Dancing Stars of Greenwich Gala is a fundraising event full of all the fun, glitz and glamour of the hit TV show Dancing with the Stars!  Local celebrities and community leaders will learn a polished choreographed routine and perform with a professional partner at the gala in a competition mirroring the television show. This format is the one used for ABC’s hit TV show. By donating to a couple, the audience will vote for the dancer they want to win the most. The top fundraiser is given the “People’s Choice Award”. This is like when callers vote for their favorite star on TV.  A panel of celebrity judges will watch and decide the winner of the dancing contest who will receive the coveted mirror ball trophy.

The Fred Astaire Dance Studio of Greenwich is proud to sponsor the 2nd annual, Dancing Stars of Greenwich hosted by Brendan and Afton Fraser. Guests of the evening will enjoy a live entertainment. Arriving at the Tammarak Country Club in Greenwich Connecticut. VIP Champaign reception where they can mix and mingle while cheering on their favorite dancers. They will be able to meet the contestants and judges, peruse the items of the silent, and enjoy hors d’oeuvre.   
 

 
Image
Local Stars will take to the floor a will try and out dance the other competitors and before the night finishes the audience will discover which team has raised the most for their Abilis. Awards will be presented to the winner of the dance contest and the top fundraiser. A giant check will be presented Abilis. In the first year of the Gala and with our sister event in Brookfield Fred Astaire Dance Studios have raised $148,000.
 
Image