Alborada gala to merge Spanish and Italian cultures


Alborada Spanish Dance Theatre will hold its 15th annual gala and fundraiser, Spain Meets Italy, from 4-8 p.m. on March 24 at Lola’s Latin Bistro, 87 Central Ave., Metuchen.

Guest artist Alessandra Belloni, a singer and musician, will be accompanied by dancer Francesca Silvano.

There will be dinner, music by Donny Pesce, dancing and performances in both Italian and Spanish.

Dress in Flamenco costume or Spanish-themed dress to win a best outfit prize.

Tickets are $75 per person or $700 for a table of 10. Order through

For more information or to purchase tickets by check, call 732-598-3979 or email