ACPA 6th Anniversary Celebration Gala
SAN FRANCISCO — The American Center of Philippine Arts will celebrate six years of its Student Enriched in Education and Dance (SEED) program to strengthen Filipino community and ethnic identity through this performing arts program.
The gala will be in Fort McKinley restaurant in South San Francisco on Saturday, February 28 at 6:00pm.
The event will highlight the accomplishments of ACPA’s SEED Youth Program in the last six years including its new Philippine Rondalla music classes and workshops, ongoing classes in Oakland and Brentwood and affiliations with institutions such as University of San Francisco and University of California, Davis.
The evening will also feature a few collaborations with other arts organizations and individual artists who share similar mission and vision as ACPA and support new and exciting projects led by ACPA’s Artistic Director and Choreographer, Jay Loyola.
The sixth year celebration will highlight performances by the youth of ACPA’s SEED program and feature Filipino American DJ Katrina B of SF Bay Area’s WiLD 94.9, Hawaiian Grammy Award-Winning slack key guitar player Patrick Landeza and other local San Francisco Bay Area artists’ pieces for a silent auction along with raffle drawings. The organization will be giving away the following:
Top Prize: GoPro Hero 4 Silver Camera
2nd Prize: Kindle Fire HD 7
3rd Price: $100 Target Gift Card
Dinner and drinks will be served and there will be a lot of dancing. All proceeds benefit ACPA’s Students Enriched in Education & Dance (S.E.E.D.) Youth Program
WHO: American Center of Philippine Arts
WHAT: ACPA 6th Anniversary Celebration
WHEN: February 28, 2015, 6:00pm
WHERE: Fort McKinley, 101 Brentwood Drive, South San Francisco, CA 94080
WHY: Celebrate ACPA’s 6th anniversary and support for SEED program
PRESALE TIX (if purchased by February 15, 2015)
$50.00 per person general presale
$25.00 per youth (12 and under) presale
GENERAL ADMISSION (after February 15, 2015 and at the door)
$65.00 per person general
$35.00 per youth (12 and under)
Semi-Formal Attire. Philippine-inspired fashion encouraged!
Contact: Herna Cruz-Louie, Executive Director
Phone: (415) 632-9400
Email: [email protected]
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