BalletHispanico2016BalletHispanico2016kBalletHispanico2016mBallet Hispanico, billed as the “new expression of American contemporary dance,” held their annual gala fundraiser at the Plaza Hotel, 5/16. Honorees included Richard E. Feldman, President of the SHS Foundation, and Linda Celeste Sims, Ballet Hispanico Alumna & Principle Dancer of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.

“Through the work of its professional company, school of dance, and community arts education programs, Ballet Hispanico celebrates the dynamic aesthetics of the Hispanic diaspora, building new avenues of cultural dialogue and sharing the joy of dance with all communities.”

Photographs: Stephen Wise