BalletMet is showcasing ballet from around at the world at the Global Dance Stars Gala on Saturday, Aug. 18. This one-night only performance will include dancers from the United States, Canada and England as they dance to well-known pieces. The show is at the Ohio Theatre and begins at 8 p.m. Tickets cost $35-$100. After the gala, join BalletMet as the company honors artistic director Gerard Charles (he's heading to Chicago after 22 years with BalletMet). This special Celebration of Stars has a separate ticket price of $50. Purchase tickets for the gala at Ticketmaster.com and call the BalletMet Ticket Office for the Celebration of Stars: 614-586-8665. –Heather Weekley, @heather_weekley