Heard it through the grapevine

Saturday, April 10 at 5:30

The Board of Directors of City Ballet of San Diego and the City Ballet Dancers enthusiastically invite you to “Raise a Glass” at our Spring Fundraiser.

A Virtual Wine-Tasting Event Partnering with 3rd Corner Wine Shop and Bistro Celebrating the wines of DAOU Vineyard.

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DAOU Family Estates Logo


Saturday, April 10, 2021
5:30 – 7:15PM PST


Hosts: City Ballet Dancers Megan Jacobs and Brian Heil

Wine Tasting

Season Preview Performances

After Party

Musical Entertainment by Beth Hart

Four Ways To Join Us

Platinum Patron Level
Gold Patron Level
Silver Patron Level

You may also join our virtual wine tasting free of charge. Everyone who registers by April 8th will be entered into three drawings One drawing is for dinner for two including wine at either the Encinitas or Ocean Beach location of 3rd Corner.

Unable to Attend?
You can still support our gala and mission of City Ballet by donating now.

Featuring Wines from
DAOU Family Estates, Paso Robles

Discovery Collection Chardonnay 2019
Alcohol: 14.2%
Barrel Aging: 5 months in 35% new French oak

Discovery Collection
Cabernet Sauvignon
Alcohol: 14.5%
Barrel Aging: 10 months in 50% new French oak

Pessimist 2018
Alcohol: 15.2%
Blend: 62% Petite Sirah, 20% Zinfandel,
16% Syrah, 2% Lagrein
“A pessimist is Never Disappointed.”

Thank you to our Media Sponsor

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Sincere thanks to our Event Underwriters

Anna and Mario Scipione
Lauren and Paul Scott
US Bank
Ann and Steve Hall
Susana Leung
Ron Cole and Brian Marsh
Heirloom Videos

2021 Fundraiser Committee

Ann Hall | Ray Karno | Brian Marsh | Anna Scipione | Lauren Scott | Francesca Smith

City Ballet of San Diego Board of Directors

Brian Marsh, President
Rita Steel, 1st Vice President
Mario Scipione, 2nd Vice President
Susana Leung, Secretary
Ann Hall, Treasurer
Ray Karno, Sponsorship Chair
Rachel Gostenhofer | Jay Henslee | Evelyn Heidelberg | Margaret Jackson | Janelle Frieman Orsi | Steven Wistrich


Barbie and Dan Spinazzola