Art and Cocktails with a cause 3/12/19

Art and Cocktails with a cause
Tuesday, 03/12/2019 – 06:00 pm – 08:00 pm
InterContinental at Doral Miami
2505 NW 87TH AV,
DORAL, Florida 33172
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Cost: $5

The gallery rotates works from different artist in the Pop-Up space at the hotel. The gallery curator, Jeniree Blanco, choose the work of Dalia Berlin for the fundraising exhibition. Born in Madrid, Spain, Berlin prefers mixed media, often mixing acrylic and oils over canvas, adding paper and other elements for added dimension. Berlin’s works express her deep roots in Spain and her muse comes from her love for masters like Velazquez, Goya, Dali, Picasso, among others.

A minimum donation of $5 will be collected from guests who will receive a glass of wine and enjoy light bites. A special event happy hour will be extended to guests who will get 50 percent off on cocktails at NAU Lounge.

Funding Arts Broward (FAB!) Spring Luncheon to Feature Special Guest Janet Erlick of Florida Children’s Theatre 3/12/19

Funding Arts Broward (FAB!) Spring Luncheon to Feature Special Guest Janet Erlick of Florida Children’s Theatre
Tuesday, 03/12/2019 – 11:30 am – 01:30 pm
Broward Center for the Performing Arts (Mary N. Porter Riverview Ballroom)
201 SW 5th Avenue,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33312
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Cost: $55

Funding Arts Broward (FAB!), a nonprofit volunteer-based arts organization committed to supporting, sustaining and enriching the arts in Broward County, will feature special guest speaker Janet Erlick, executive artistic director of Florida Children’s Theatre (FCT), at its Spring Luncheon and Annual Meeting. The arts celebration will also host an interactive student panel discussion and performance.

The award-winning Florida Children’s Theatre offers year-round classes, productions and outreach programming. Erlick teaches, directs and acts in the community and developed the theatre’s comprehensive outreach program that now serves over 25,000 people, yearly. The FCT’s in-school programs include conflict resolution, literacy improvement through drama and arts infusion across the academic curriculum.

Erlick is also responsible for creating ongoing partnerships with many cultural and social service organizations, frequently working with families dealing with terminal illness and children with special needs or living in residential centers. Currently, she serves as chair of Broward County’s Cultural Executives Committee, as a member of the Executive Committee of the Broward Cultural Council and is involved with Leadership Broward and Broward Women’s Alliance, among others.

Luncheon tickets are $55. To purchase tickets or learn more about FAB! including how to be a member or support the arts, please email fundingartsbroward@gmail.com, visit www.fundingartsbroward.org or call (954) 353-7673.