Spellbound! A Gala Evening of Celebration

Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015, 5:30-10:30pm
The Fairmont Hotel
170 S. Market Street
San Jose, CA 95113

5:30pm Poolside Mojitos
7:00pm New Havana Supper Club
8:30pm Salsa Dance Party

Silicon Valley Ballet offers an evening of extraordinary connection, complete with a delicious Cuban-inspired menu, beautiful wines, and an opportunity to celebrate with the ballet’s world-class artistic staff and the dancers of Silicon Valley Ballet.

This gala evening heralds the opening of the 2015-2016 Silicon Valley Ballet inaugural season  with a mesmerizing pairing of exquisite cuisine, cuban flair and an exciting salsa dance party to cap the evening.  Funds raised from the evening will support the ballet school’s scholarship program, changing lives and strengthening our community. During business hours call 408.288.2800 x212 or email rjohnson@siliconvalleyballet.org for more information.

Patron Tickets: $500 for individuals, $900 for couples

The Evening's Events

5:30pm Poolside Mojitos
The evening starts with casual cocktails and a specialty ‘Spellbound Mojito’ around the pool of The Fairmont San Jose with passed hors d’oeuvres. Guests will then promenade to the fabulous supper club atmosphere of The Club Regent for dinner and dancing.

7:00pm New Havana and Salsa Supper Club
The seasonal and delicious menu touches all points of the flavor compass, from Caribbean spices to delicious pairings with luxury wines, flavors and flair.

8:00pm Spellbound Opportunities & Experiences
The live auction features only premium five lots, as we welcome guests to bid on experiences of a lifetime.  The lucky winners will explore Cuba, see their family member on stage, or enjoy a private salsa party and cuban mojitos under the stars.

8:30pm Salsa Dance Party
Guests will be swept up in the Cuban beat provided by the talented performers of the San Jose State University Latin Jazz band.  With the electric energy of New Havana, guests will join salsa dancing, enjoy an elegant dessert buffet as they mix with the dancers and artistic leaders of Silicon Valley Ballet.

For additional information, please contact Rachel Johnson: rjohnson@siliconvalleyballet.org

Sponsorship Opportunities

Director Table Sponsor
Director Table Sponsors receive prominent recognition in all event materials for the evening, both printed and electronic, including the Silicon Valley Ballet company website, in addition to placement in the invitation, emails, social media and evening remarks.

The custom-designed event branding provides a counterpoint for sponsorship recognition, which will placed strategically showcased throughout the evening to highlight the Director’s Table Sponsors.

The Director Sponsors' guests will enjoy premium table placement and valet parking, and may choose to host members of the artistic staff or Silicon Valley Ballet principal dancers at their table for a very special evening.

Sponsorship investment: $10,000

Principal Table Sponsor
The Principal Table Sponsors receive prominent recognition in all event print and electronic materials for the event, including the Silicon Valley Ballet company website, in addition to the invitation, emails, social media

Principal Sponsors' guests will receive prominent table placement and may choose to host a Silicon Valley Ballet dancer at their table.

Sponsorship investment: $5,000

Patron Tickets
We welcome our Patrons, who may  purchase individual or couples tickets.  Our Patrons will mingle with guests for mojitos, dinner and dancing.   Patrons will be seated with other supporters of Silicon Valley Ballet for the festive and fabulous evening and listed in electronic, web site materials.

Patron tickets are available for $500 per person or $900 per couple.


For additional information about the evening, sponsorship or ticket information, or to purchase a table sponsorship, please contact Rachel Johnson rjohnson@siliconvalleyballet.org.