Priscilla Presley Named 'Woman of The Year' By Nevada Ballet Theatre

Priscilla Presley named ‘Woman of the Year’ by Nevada Ballet Theatre for the 2011 Black & White Ball at ARIA Resort at CityCenter Las Vegas on Saturday, January 29, 2011. Presley is honored for her established and successful career in television, film and publishing – making her one of the most accomplished and admired women today.

Priscilla Presley - Woman of The Year
Priscilla Presley Named ‘Woman of The Year’ By Nevada Ballet Theatre
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The 2011 Woman of the Year at its annual Black & White Ball was a star-studded gala including performers from Cirque du Soleil’s Viva Elvis, Vince Neil, Alicia Jacobs, UFC fighter Frank Mir. Presley’s son Navarone Garibaldi and daughter Lisa Marie Presley walked the red carpet, too.

Navarone Garibaldi, Priscilla Presley and Lisa Marie Presley
Navarone Garibaldi, Priscilla Presley and Lisa Marie Presley
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Priscilla Presley and Lisa Marie Presley
Priscilla and Lisa Marie Presley
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Priscilla Presley
Priscilla Presley
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Priscilla Presley and Viva Elvis
Priscilla Presley and Cirque Viva Elvis Performers
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Priscilla Presley
Priscilla Presley
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Frank Mir and Wife
UFC Fighter Frank Mir and Wife
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Alicia Jacobs
Alicia Jacobs
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Vince Neil at Black and White Ball
Vince Neil
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Vince Neil and Alicia Jacobs
Vince Neil and Alicia Jacobs
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Priscilla Presley
Priscilla Presley at 2011 Black & White Ball
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Alicia Jacobs
Alicia Jacobs
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Priscilla Presley and Viva Elvis Performers
Cirque du Soleil Performers and Priscilla Presley
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Priscilla Presley and Viva Elvis Performers
Viva Elvis Performers and Priscilla Presley
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Since 1985, this star-studded gala has allowed Nevada Ballet Theatre the opportunity to present professional company dance productions to the Las Vegas community, provide quality dance instruction within its affiliated Academy and expose students in at-risk communities to the art form of dance through its well-known outreach program, Future Dance.

Priscilla Presley
Priscilla Presley
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Priscilla Presley
Priscilla Presley
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For the last three years, she has been the Ambassador of the Dream Foundation, whose mission is to fulfill the dreams of adults battling terminal illnesses.

Priscilla Presley
Priscilla Presley
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Priscilla Presley and Viva Elvis Performers
Viva Elvis and Priscilla Presley
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Lisa Marie Presley and Priscilla Presley
Lisa Marie Presley and Priscilla Presley
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“Priscilla’s years of dedication to the art of acting, producing and publishing among other endeavors are an inspiration to us,” said Nevada Ballet Theatre Co-Founder and Co-Chair Nancy Houssels. “We know the Las Vegas community will be equally amazed by the contributions she has made to the world of entertainment and performing arts over the course of her varied career.”

Bill Cody is an entertainment, technology and luxury travel reporter in Las Vegas. He reports on celebrities, events, tech, Las Vegas, luxury travel and food.

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