WHAT IS FLYINGHORSE
An annual Performing Arts Festival/Fundraiser showcasing and celebrating Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts smack dab in the heart of the Arts District. This unique event embodies and reflects all of the infectious energy that is uniquely Arts Magnet! Hosted and produced by the BTW Advisory Board, proceeds from FLYINGHORSE enable the Board to provide opportunities and experiences for these incredibly gifted students and faculty that they could not otherwise afford.
MAINSTAGE PERFORMANCE HISTORY
2011: Tiger Darrow, Erykah Badu
2012: Katie McGregor, Rachel Dupard, Elliott Skinner, Polyphonic Spree
2013: Booker T Washington Showcase featuring a special performance by Grammy-Award winner Branford Marsalis
2014: Booker T Washington All-Student Showcase
2015: Booker T Washington All-Student Showcase featuring a special performance by Sarah Jaffe
2016: Booker T Washington All-Student Showcase with special guest Vaden Todd Lewis from the Toddies
HOW CAN I GET INVOLVED?
Mark your calendar and come to the party! Buy tickets and bring friends! Become a FLYINGHORSE Underwriter! Send in a donation! FLYINGHORSE partygoers include Dallas Arts Community philanthropists, neighbors, artists, arts lovers, arts education advocates, public education ambassadors, Booker T students, faculty and administration, hipsters and true believers – Everyone has a role to play! Stay Tuned for details on Flyinghorse 2017!