• ASHLEE SIMPSON photo | Ashlee Simpson

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Published: Wednesday May 01, 2013 17:00 PM EDT



Yes, this is Ashlee Simpson. She makes a formal return to the red carpet in a dramatic black gown complete with a lace mock turtleneck, a feather waistband and a dramatic open back, plus stunning emerald danglers, at the American Ballet Theatre Spring Gala in N.Y.C.