WeddingNY Announces Gala Christmas Fashion Show

BROOKLYN, N.Y., Oct. 11 /PRNewswire/ — WeddingNY ( is teaming up with celebrated designer Galit Galak and Russian actor Rustem Galitch to conjure up a bit of Christmas magic in New York this winter. On December 10, 2005 at 7 p.m. at Brooklyn’s Millennium Theater, 1029 Brighton Beach Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11235 (718/615-1500), guests will be treated to a lavish evening of musical theater ( as they view Galit Couture’s new collection of evening and bridal gowns.

The production will include: a traditional fashion show featuring Galit gowns designed exclusively for the event (photos at; poetry by Galitch, whose acting and poetry performances have earned him a strong following in Russia and within the Russian-American community; experimental music by up-and-coming group KeyOrchestra (KeyO’,; and ballet and opera performances. At the same time, wedding and event professionals will be available in the Millennium foyer to provide information about their services.

“The Galit Couture New York Christmas fashion show is the first event of its kind,” stated WeddingNY president Ilya Galak. “We are kicking off the wedding season with a truly memorable event combining fashion, theater and an elegant bridal expo.”

Tickets for the event are available from Russian Ticketmaster at 617 Brighton Beach Avenue, Brooklyn, NY (718/303-8888) and Brooklyn’s Millennium Theater. A special preview show, open only to the press, potential vendors and sponsors, will be held on November 17, 2005 at 5 p.m. at Davidzon Radio, 2508 Coney Island Avenue, 2nd floor, Brooklyn, NY 11223. For details, contact Ilya Galak at 718/303-8088 or

About Galit Couture

A native of Ukraine, Galit Galak has become known for her signature opulent evening and bridal gowns rendered in silks, satins and lace. She began sewing as a young girl and went on to develop her skills and knowledge of the fashion industry first in Europe, then in Israel, and finally in the U.S., where she launched Galit Couture. Her bridal shop is located in the Sheepshead Bay section of Brooklyn. Her designs are also available at Kleinfeld Bridal in Manhattan, NY and Roma Sposa in Michigan.

This past September, Galak’s latest evening and bridal creations were featured at Couture Fashion Week(R) produced by USA International Fashion Shows(R). Galak also recently showed her designs at the first annual fashion gala held by the Israel Humanitarian Foundation in New York City, which featured Israeli and Jewish fashion designers to benefit Israel’s poverty- stricken children and elderly.

About Rustem Galitch

Born in Tatarstan, Rustem Galitch is a graduate of Moscow’s M.C. Shepkin academic theater school, the most prestigious theatrical university in Russia. Since his arrival in the U.S. five years ago, he has been busy giving poetic theater concerts throughout the country, reporting for Russian-American radio, RTN Broadcasting and NTV International, and producing classical music concerts.

About WeddingNY

WeddingNY is known throughout New York for expert wedding coordination from start to finish. The company’s services include comprehensive wedding consultation, first-dance instruction, honeymoon planning, online photo albums, custom wedding Web sites, spa services, and referrals to marriage- and wedding-related professionals.

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