For immediate release: April 22, 2011
BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg University - Community Orchestra will host a benefit symphony ball on Saturday, April 30, from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Caldwell Consistory, 150 Market St., Bloomsburg.
The event is open to the public with a general admission of $10. All proceeds benefit the BU-Community Orchestra. Reservations are required.
Dance music, including Strauss waltzes, polkas and big band ballads, will be performed throughout the evening by the BU-Community Orchestra, conducted by Mark Jelinek. The Burgess, Mitchell and Seal Trio will play upbeat tunes.
The Susquehanna International Dancers will perform and offer dance lessons from 6 to 7 p.m.
Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 9,000 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Education, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.