- Date(s): Fri, Jun 16
- Time: 10:30 am
- Website: https://www.usaibc.com/attend/
Tutu Fashion Show
Thursday, June 22, 1:30pm | Westin Hotel | Free
Sponsored by Tutu.com, amateur and professional tutu-makers from all over the world are invited to Jackson to compete in the Project Tutu Fashion Show! Community members can participate in an online voting contest and shop the silent auction. All proceeds from the silent auction will fund a scholarship to be awarded to a worthy competitor at the Awards Gala on June 23.
For the full two weeks list of events, click here.
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The USA International Ballet Competition – this is the stage, where the very best from around the world dance their way into legend, and every four years, the ballet world returns to Jackson, Mississippi. The USA International Ballet Competition (IBC) is a two-week “Olympic-style” competition for top young dancers and a major stepping stone toward a professional career. Competitors from all over the world vie for gold, silver and bronze medals; cash prizes; and company contracts. The audience is filled with company directors interested in hiring dancers. Dancers give their all, and it’s magnificent to see. During the 2018 USA IBC more than 44,000 people attended the performances and special events, generating a combined economic impact of $12.5 million for Jackson and the state of Mississippi. To learn more, visit www.usaibc.com.