Moscow Ballet announces partnership with Marie Osmond’s Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals

October 18, 2012 at 11:08 am

CMNH ParternshipNew this year, Moscow Ballet announces fund-raising partnership with Children's Miracle Network Hospitals (CMNH). Activities include MB ballerina visits with young patients in CMNH hospitals, Meet-n-Greet and photo shoot with Donny and Marie Osmond, Russian Tea Party in Dallas and a portion of tickets sales from Great Russian Nutcracker performances!

International super stars Donny and Marie Osmond (Marie is co-founder of CMNH) met with MB soloist Svetlana Todinova for a photo opp in order to support the Moscow Ballet fund raising efforts. Moscow Ballet dancers Svetlana Todinova, Natalia Miroshnyk and Olga Aru visit CMNH hospitals across the country.

Olga shares, "It was difficult to see those small babies that sick... at least we brought smiles to their faces and some positive moments in their lives."

Today at just one Children's Hospital: 200 children will visit the emergency department; 32 children will receive cancer treatments; 28 will be treated for heart problems; 4 will be admitted after a serious injury.

A portion of each ticket to the Great Russian Nutcracker in select cities goes directly to the local CMNH hospital in that city. Another fund-raising event is the only North American Russian Tea Party and Auction on November 10 at the exclusive Hilton Anatole Hotel which benefits the Dallas Children's Medical Center.

The public is invited to participate in the CMNH fund-raising by attending special events locally and purchasing tickets to the special 20th Anniversary production of Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker.  For info and tickets www.nutcracker.com/buy-tickets/cmnh.