Thursday, January 17, 2013

Midge Barron and Hugh McColl Jr. partner for NCDT fundraiser

Midge Barron and Hugh McColl Jr. are partnering as event co-chairs to raise money for North Carolina Dance Theatre by organizing the Dancing with the Stars of the North Carolina Dance Theatre fundraiser on Feb. 23 from 6 p.m. to midnight at Knight Theater uptown.

The fun evening includes a dance competition where stars who are leaders in our community – Belk CEO Tim Belk, Tera Black of the Charlotte Checkers, Bank of America’s Charles Bowman, Wells Fargo’s Julie Caperton, NFL veteran Muhsin Muhammad, Carolinas HealthCare System’s Michael Tarwater and Presbyterian Healthcare Foundation’s Paula Vincent - will be paired with professional dancers from the troupe, except for Tarwater who will dance with Metropolitan Ballroom’s Tatiana Kazakova.

Tickets are $250 person for the evening or $75 for the After Party. To learn more about the gala, the stars and the dancers, go to