Following the success of last year’s inaugural Community Dance-a-Thon, Metropolitan Ballet of Tacoma will hold the second annual fundraiser this Saturday at its studios. The 12-hour event offers community dance classes, including African dance, musical theater, modern, classical and Pilates.
Class participants ask friends and family to sponsor them per class taken, with all proceeds benefiting MBT; at the end at Grand Finale Dance Party will showcase all dancers for the sponsors.
According to the press release, the goal of the Dance-a-Thon is to gather professionals and students in a wide range of dance forms on the same day to learn and grow together.
10 a.m.-10 p.m. Oct. 22. 5435 South Tacoma Way, Tacoma. 253-472-5359, www.metropolitanballetoftacoma.com