Due to a "sudden, heartbreaking family circumstance," Sarah Jessica Parker will not attend the NYCB gala.
A family situation forced the honoree,
who was set to appear at the New York City Ballet's 10th Annual Fall Fashion Gala
On Wednesday night, to cancel the event just before it began.
The actress failed to show up for the presentation at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center.
The vice chair of the NYCB Board of Directors is a 57-year-old actress.
She was also the driving force behind the Fall Fashion Gala, which debuted in 2012.
Just one day after she and her husband, Matthew Broderick, attended