The Auditorium Theatre proudly kicks off its 120th Anniversary celebration with a Gala Benefit held in conjunction with opening night of Miami City Ballet. Gala co-chairs are Patti Eylar and Charles Gardner, and Linda and Jim Mitchell. The opening night performance is made possible through the generous support of Patti Eylar and Charles Gardner. The schedule for Friday, Oct. 2 is: 5:30 p.m. - Cocktail reception at The Standard Club (320 S. Plymouth Court) 6:15 p.m. - Dinner at The Standard Club 8:00 p.m. - Miami City Ballet opening night performance at the Auditorium Theatre (50 E. Congress Parkway). To conclude the evening, a dessert party will be held in the Auditorium Theatre's main lobby immediately following the performance.