WHAT IS FLYINGHORSE
An annual Performing Arts Festival/Fundraiser showcasing and celebrating Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts smack dab in the heart of the Arts District. This unique event embodies and reflects all of the infectious energy that is uniquely Arts Magnet! This year’s event on Friday, April 28th, 2017 will begin in Dee and Charles Wyly Theatre, 9th Floor at the AT&T Performing Arts Center with Pre Show Cocktails, brought to you by Neiman Marcus. Followed by a Booker T. Washington Student Showcase located in The Montgomery Arts Theater at Booker T. Washington High School, brought to you by Highland Park Village. This year’s performance promises to be nothing less than mind-blowing!
MAINSTAGE PERFORMANCE HISTORY
2011: Tiger Darrow, Erykah Badu
2012: Katie McGregor, Rachel Dupard, Elliott Skinner, Polyphonic Spree
2013: Booker T Washington Showcase featuring a special performance by Grammy-Award winner Branford Marsalis
2014: Booker T Washington All-Student Showcase
2015: Booker T Washington All-Student Showcase featuring a special performance by Sarah Jaffe
2016: Booker T Washington All-Student Showcase with special guest Vaden Todd Lewis from the Toddies
HOW CAN I GET INVOLVED?
Mark your calendar and come to the party! Buy tickets and bring friends! Become a FLYINGHORSE Underwriter! Send in a donation! FLYINGHORSE partygoers include Dallas Arts Community philanthropists, neighbors, artists, arts lovers, arts education advocates, public education ambassadors, Booker T students, faculty and administration, hipsters and true believers – Everyone has a role to play!