Start: Thursday, March 21, 2024 6:00PM
End: Thursday, March 21, 2024 9:00PM
Divertimentos & Dressage Presented by Lugano Diamonds brings a spectacular showcase of dressage musical freestyle to a live orchestra by the Palm Beach Symphony. Spectators will be overwhelmed by the beauty of this event when horses, orchestra and guests literally share the arena.
Brooke USA Ambassadors JJ Tate and Rebecca Hart, along with Todd Flettrich and Allison Kavey are confirmed to ride, with a special pas de trois to be performed by Kerensa, Klendy and Kayden Muller.
Touted as the event of the season last year. Selma Garber returns as Event Chair and is joined by Jennifer Burger and Candace Platz as the event co-chairs.
Divertimentos & Dressage, conceptualized by flutist, equestrian and Brooke USA Board Member Sally Frick, the inimitable event includes a cocktail reception, silent auction and travel auction, extraordinary performances by grand prix horses and their riders along with Palm Beach Symphony musicians, including musical director and conductor Kyle Elgarten, as well as a dessert and coffee hour post-performance, sponsored by Selma Garber.
A portion of the proceeds from this event will benefit the Vinceremos Therapeutic Riding Center. Podium level for 10, Grand Prix level for eight, Prix St. George level for six, VIP Tables of six, Concertmaster level for four, Conductor level for two, and individual tickets are available at $5,000, $2,500, $1,500, $1,000, $750, and $200, respectively.
Divertimentos & Dressage is part of ‘Paint Wellington Orange’ to help improve the plight of working equines. Now on its 7th year, the signature event series offers something for everyone, while raising funds for a variety of projects supporting working horses, donkeys and mules, and the people they serve across the globe, including the U.S.
ABOUT BROOKE USA FOUNDATION
The mission of Brooke USA is to significantly improve the health, welfare and productivity of working horses, donkeys and mules and the people who depend on them for survival worldwide. We are committed to sustainable economic development by reducing poverty, increasing food security, ensuring access to water, providing a means to education, and raising basic standards of living through improved equine health and welfare. We accomplish this by raising funds and responsibly directing them to the areas of greatest need.
Brooke USA strives to alleviate the suffering and vulnerability of developing communities by funding and implementing programs that improve the quality of life and health of working equines and thereby positively impacting their economic sustainability, protecting the planet, ensuring gender equality, and guaranteeing life on land resilience. We want to see healthy, happy people and equines that work in partnership to achieve sustainable local economies.