Announcing RISE! Art Klub’s Annual Fundraiser, 2018-19 Programming Launch AND our 1-Year Anniversary Extravaganza!
Food * Drinks * Music * Performance * Art * Community * Gratitude
Please come celebrate our 1-year anniversary while contributing to all of the the innovative, diverse, weird, professional, stellar, cutting edge and classic programming we are known for presenting!
At RISE! we will have premiere entertainment by local musicians, vignettes of dance and theatre performances by artists who will be working and presenting at Art Klub 2018-2019, and a live art auction with works by well known local artists. Food by Rose Nicaud, Chef Dominique Rizzo, libations by Old New Orleans Rum, Abita Beer, and more TBA.
Donations of $50 and up? You will be treated like the patrons that you are!
Saturday November 3, 2018
1941 Arts Street
7:00pm – after Midnight
Dinner, Open Bar, Music & Sneak Peak Performances!
Come at 7pm so we can spoil you with dinner (vegan options available) and open bar!
Enjoy the traditional jazz classics of The Dapper Dandies, previews of upcoming works by Art Klub artists including Artivism Dance Theatre, D'Project, Bremner Duthie, FLOCK, reese johanson (collective), Liza Rose and Stanley Roy. Then Billie Davies’ Perspectives will enchant our guests with avant garde improvisational music.
At 9pm doors open to the general public, $20 a person, (NOTA policy in effect). Bid on the live art auction, be wowed by even more performances and dance your ass off into the night!
Live Art Auction!
Artwork by local artists Darrin Butler, Jillian Gibson, Horton Humble, E. Paul Julien, James Michalopoulos, Emily Stein (and more TBA), will be auctioned off to benefit our 2018-19 programming.
Preservation Hall All Star Band!
As the last artwork is “SOLD” and a bang of the auctioneer’s gavel we will jump start the Preservation Hall All Stars! Oh, but that’s not all! We are just kicking up the party!
MC Sweet Tea and da Tastee Hotz, a ‘Funk Float’ & DJ Jam!
Next up will be MC Sweet Tea and da Tastee Hotz, Clifford McPeek’s Funk Float, then spinning ‘til we ending in a DJ Jam with Naughty Pie and DoapFuxxx!
Art Klub knows how to throw a party! Come for the whole night or jump in and out as you like. However you are able support us we are so grateful for you! Thank you!
Sponsored by Old New Orleans Rum and Abita Beer