Collide Theatrical presents..
SPEAKEASY; PLAY LOUD
AN EVENING TO ROAR LIKE IT'S THE 20s
Friday, May 2nd at the Metropolitan Ballroom
To Benefit Collide Theatrical Dance Company
Hosted by Dan Jensen and Julianne Armendola
The Collide Jazz Band
Silent and Live Auctions
Complimentary Happy Hour
Classic Cocktails, Glitzy Costumes, Swanky Decor and more...
Hosted by Dan Jensen and Julianne Armendola, The Minneapolis Institute of Arts' director of development
Live music by the "Collide" band featuring Jazz Singer Katie Gearty, Graydon Peterson on bass, Bob Beahen on drums and Joel Thielman playing piano.
An exuberant evening of music, entertainment, and dancing to support COLLIDE: the Twin Cities-based performing-arts company bringing original and locally produced, Broadway-style jazz-dance theater to Twin Cities audiences.
Friday, May 2, 2014
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Doors open at 6:00 pm - Complimentary Happy Hour On Select Beer and Wine From 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Entertainment begins at 7:00 pm - Cash Bar Throughout The Evening
The Metropolitan Ballroom
5418 Wayzata Boulevard
Golden Valley, MN 55416
This inaugural fundraising gala will ensure Collide can keep its commitment to affordable tickets, school partnerships, live musicians for all performances, and fair pay for all artists.
$45 per person
On sale now at: www.collidetheatrical.org/gala
Collide is a performing arts company that creates new works rooted in American musical-theater, jazz-dance tradition inspired and influenced by Broadway’s Jerome Robbins and Bob Fosse. COLLIDE is committed to showcasing local professional dancers and live musicians alongside actors and spoken-word artists in energetic, original works. COLLIDE – which is guided by the notion that new and fresh collaborative work brings rich dance and theatrical experiences to a vibrant Twin Cities arts community -- is accessible to all. More than 2,000 people attended a performance during COLLIDE’s 2013 debut season. Founder and Artistic Director Regina Peluso was recently named Best Choreographer in the 2013 Broadway World Minneapolis Awards. For more information, please visit: www.collidetheatrical.org View Collide's reel at: http://vimeo.com/81349992