The Lincoln Midwest Ballet Company is pleased to announce the 2011 cast of Dancing with the Stars of Lincoln.  In its third year, this event promises to be a fun-filled evening of dining and dance to support the annual production of The Nutcracker Ballet at the Lied Center.

Participants include: Darby Bybee, KLKN News Meteorologist & Cheer and Dance Express; Tanya Christie, Owner Crossfit Gym & Conservatory of Contemporary Dance; Aaron Davis, Husker Football Standout and President of Aaron Davis Presents & True Dance Company; Luke Dorris, KLKN News Meteorologist & Bethany Asboe, DelRay Ballroom; Alexis Geist, Miss Lincoln 2009 & Anderson Hoxie Dance Project; Dr. Drew Lepinski, Urology PC & Marriner Ballroom Dance; Jack Mitchell, KLIN CoHost of Jack & John in the Morning & EnPointe Dance Academy at YWCA; Dr. Royce Mueller, ENT Specialties, P.C & DelRay Ballroom; Kali Nicole, KLKN News Anchor & Cheer and Dance Express; Heath Stukenholtz, Vice President Tabitha Foundation & Starstruck Dance Academy.

The event will be held Friday, August 19th at Embassy Suites.  Doors open at 6:30 pm, dinner is at 7 pm and the show starts at 8.  To purchase tickets please contact Dr. Michael & Rita Dowd at (402) 421-2173.

For more information on Lincoln Midwest Ballet or The Nutcracker Ballet at the Lied visit their web site