OR . . . Swan Lake seeks stimulus.
OR, even better . . .
NUTCRACKER NEEDS CASH!!!
Check this misplaced priority and one of the many reasons that politicos are STILL fighting over spending bill whilst working-class Americans suffer.
To be fair, the cowtown upper-class mistakenly believes that their pastime actually helps the plebs.
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The pending stimulus package earmarks $15 billion for struggling performing arts venues. Those funds could help the Kansas City ballet. Without ticket sales for live performances, Executive Director Jeffrey Bentley says the organization is dependent on contributions from donors."Overall, we've lost at least, in just ticket revenue alone, three and a half million dollars," said Bentley.