EDGE: Gala Benefit Party & Performance
When: Saturday, September 2, 2017 7:30pm
Where: Ocean Alliance Headquarters at The Paint Factory, 32 Horton Street Gloucester, MA 01930
What: A gala party will feature a unique, site-specific staging of Down to the Sea in Ships, a piece for strings and narrator by composer Robert J. Bradshaw. This unique staging will feature a movement score for two dancers by Trident Live Art Series Director Sarah Slifer Swift, and will be lit by lighting designer Michael Friedman.
Guest will enjoy complimentary food and drink and unequalled views of the Schooner Festival Parade of Lights and fireworks. Proceeds from ticket sales will benefit the restoration of the iconic paint factory site, one of Gloucester’s last standing monuments to the city’s historic maritime past.
For more information, please visit gloucester.center