Ballet meets Valentino at glittery NYCB gala - Article Photos 14/17

This Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012 image released by the New York City Ballet shows Maria Kowroski and Charles Askegard in "Sophisticated Lady" at the New York City Ballet fall gala, with costumes designed by Valentino Garavani in New York. (AP Photo/New York City Ballet, Paul Kolnik)