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Center Stage

| October 30, 2014 | Parties National

The Party
The annual Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts gala partnered with the Embassy of the United Arab Emirates for an evening focused on raising funds for arts education to the tune of a record-breaking $1.1 million.

The People
High-profile guests, including Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe, Sens. Mark Warner and Rand Paul, and UAE Ambassador Yousef Al Otaiba, mixed and mingled on the stage of Wolf Trap’s Filene Center before sitting down to a dinner that included an authentic Middle Eastern mezze.

Best in Show
The night celebrated UAE culture with experiential touches, including a hookah lounge, henna hand art and coffee service, as well as a raffle for an Etihad Airlines flight and a stay at the luxe Emirates Palace hotel in Abu Dhabi. -
Photos by Events Digital for Wolf Trap


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