HI Res Couples on staircase-IR Photo Club-cropped

Couples paired for the new season of Dancing with Vero’s Stars are: (On staircase from top to bottom) Jan Mason Cilento and Robert Scott; Deb Polackwich and Barry Trammell; Marianella Tobar and Bobby Sexton; Jackie Savell and Bob Kane; Eric Flowers (partner Beth Shestak missing from photo), Susie O’Toole and Joe Wynes; Shari Tessier and Lee Olson; Karren Walter and Andy White. (Bottom of stairs) Amy Trammell and Tom Lowther; Karen Franke and Joe Tessier Photo courtesy of the Indian River Photo Club

The Vero Beach Hotel & Spa was the venue for the annual Meet & Greet for Dancing with Vero’s Stars on Sunday, November 16, where all dancers, instructors and the pairing of dancing couples were announced formally.

Official Dancing Couples:
Jan Mason Cilento with Instructor Robert Scott
Eric Flowers with Instructor Beth Shestak
Karen L. Franke with Instructor Joe Tessier
Thomas Lowther with Instructor Amy Trammell
Lee Olsen with Instructor Shari Tessier
Susie B. O’Toole-Evans, MD with Instructor Joe Wynes
Deborah Polackwich with Instructor with Barry Trammell
Jackie Savell with Instructor Bob Kane
Bobby Sexton with Instructor Marianella Tobar
Andy White with Instructor Karren Walter

The magical evening will be held on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at Riverside Theatre in Vero Beach. Riverside Theatre is once again the Healthy Start Coalition’s Community Partner. Proceeds from this event will benefit the IRC Healthy Start Coalition and Riverside Theatre’s programs and services.

Ticket prices are $200 for Exclusive seating, $150 for Premium seating and $100 for General seating. The ticket cost will include an expanded pre-show Red Carpet event, a cocktail party complete with open bars, hors d’ouevres and a silent auction. You may purchase a ticket on or after Friday, November 28 by visiting the Riverside Theatre Box Office in person, 3250 River Park Drive in Vero Beach (Regular Box office hours are Monday – Friday 10am-5pm, Saturday 12pm-1pm or 2:30pm- 6pm, Sunday 12pm-1pm.), call the Riverside Theatre Box Office directly at 772-231-6990, or visit www.Dancingwithverostars.com. Cash or checks and Visa or MasterCard only will be accepted. If you are supporting a dancer, you may assign your ticket purchase to that dancer at that time as each $1 raised will equate to a vote for the dancer. There is limited handicapped seating availability. Please inquire at Box Office.

Sponsorship opportunities are currently available for consideration. Complimentary tickets are included in many of the sponsorship packages. You may refer to www.Dancingwithverostars.com for a list of sponsorship packages, or contact any of the participating dancers directly. You may assign the cost of your sponsorship towards your favorite dancer as each $1 raised will equate to a vote for the dancer.

Additionally, if you are looking to donate to the IRC Healthy Start Coalition in the name of your favorite dancer, you may visit www.Dancingwithverostars.com to do so. Each $1 raised will equate to a vote for the dancer of your choice.

Interested in more information? While more event information unfolds over the months ahead, potential sponsors of the event may contact the IRC Healthy Start Coalition at 772-563-9118. The mission of the Indian River County Healthy Start Coalition is to establish a system that guarantees ALL women have access to prenatal care and that ALL infants have access to services that promote normal growth and development. Their vision is to have ALL babies in Indian River County able to maximize their health, growth and development through strong family relationships…ultimately being successful in school and life! Proceeds from this event will benefit Healthy Start Coalition and Riverside Theatre’s programs and services.