About 1,800 business leaders are expected to attend the annual tribute to business event of the Ballet West Ambassadors Sept. 15 that includes a party and preview presentation of Swan Lake. It is the opening of the ballet's 1994-95 season of fable and fantasy.
The pre-ballet party will be held at the Red Lion Hotel plaza, and Swan Lake will be presented in the Capitol Theatre.Founded in 1987 by D. N. Rose, president and chief executive officer of Mountain Fuel Supply Co., Ballet West Ambassadors is a group of 20 business people donating time and effort to Ballet West. Ken Hill, ballet president, said the group plays an important role for the ballet, and all revenue earned from the tribute night will be turned over to the ballet.
This year's sponsors are American Express, Cache Valley Electric, Delta Air Lines, First Interstate Bank, George's Plastic Laminating, IBM Corp.; Kennecott Corp.; Kern River Gas Transmission; Mountain Fuel; Novell Inc.; Stoel Rives Boley Jones and Grey; Shaperite Concepts Limited; US WEST; Utah Power; West One Bank and Red Lion Hotel.
Tickets are available at the theater box office. More information can be obtained by calling ArtTix at 355-2787.