Wednesday, March 12, 2014



Food Enthusiasts and Chocolate Lovers are Invited to Taste and Enjoy The World of Pastry
Tickets are now on sale for The Las Vegas Chocolate Festival and Pastry Show, a night of delights in the city of lights Saturday, April 5. Join the world’s top chocolatiers and pastry chefs for the annual Las Vegas Chocolate Festival and Pastry Show, where attendees will indulge their senses with sweets, spirits and savory culinary treats, while simultaneously raising funds to benefit Nevada Ballet Theatre.

Celebrity Chef Participants Include: Todd English ( Two Time James Beard Foundation Award Winner), Jean-Philippe Maury (Jean-Philippe Patisserie & World Pastry Champion), Claude Escamilla (World Pastry Champion), Jean-Marie Auboine (World Champion Chocolatier), Stephane Treand (World Champion Pastry Chef), Ed Engoron (The Chocolate Doctor) and many more.

The Shops at Crystals Aria Las Vegas will feature delectable dishes and cocktails from several of Las Vegas’ most celebrated local chefs including: Todd English, Jean-Philippe Maury, Claude Escamilla, Jean Marie Auboine, Stephane Treand, Stephen Hopcraft, Michael Gillet, Carlos Salazar, Jeffray Gardner, Michelle Curran, Laurie Sabol, Nilda Arias, Susan Phillipp, Annette Starbuck, Melissa Coppel, Natalie Collins,…

Tickets for “The Chocolate Festival” are now available for purchase at, and are priced at $45 per person, all-inclusive. VIP tickets are also available for $99.  The Las Vegas Wine & Food is proud to donate a portion of the evening’s proceeds to the Nevada Ballet Theatre.

Saturday, April 5 - 8 p.m.: “Chocolate Festival” Reception at Crystals (3720 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV 89109)

For more information about The Chocolate Festival events in Las Vegas, please contact Alan Semsar (702) 50-WINE-6 or visit

About Nevada Ballet Theatre
Under the artistic direction of James Canfield, Nevada Ballet Theatre is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and the largest professional ballet company and dance Academy in the state. Committed to the highest artistic standards, this classically-based company is at home in an eclectic repertory, moving easily from the classics to the high-energy contemporary ballets. The mission of Nevada Ballet Theatre is to educate and inspire statewide, regional and national audiences and vitally impact community life through professional company productions, dance training and education and outreach. Nevada Ballet Theatre is the resident ballet company of The Smith Center for the Performing Arts.  Learn more at