What's Happening At The Gantt
The Classic International Black Cinema Series - Lady Sings The Blues
April 13 - (1972) The story of the troubled life and career of the legendary Jazz singer, Billie Holiday. The movie is filled with many of the great Billie Holiday songs, and Ross handles them in an interesting way. She doesn't sing in her own style, and s...
African American Art Since 1950: Perspectives from the David C. Driskell Center
October 26, 2013 - Current - African American Art Since 1950: Perspectives from the David C. Driskell Center is an exhibition in which works by renowned artists Romare Bearden, Elizabeth Catlett, and Sam Gilliam are coupled with the work of exciting new visionaries, including C...
31st Annual Jazzy Holiday Luncheon
December 2, 2011, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Costs: Individual tickets, $100; Tables available. For reservations, please call (704) 547-3700
Jazzy Holiday Luncheon is the Gantt Center’s major annual fundraiser. For more than 30 years, this end-of-year awards recognition and fundraiser has provided critical operating support for the Afro-American Cultural Center and, now, the Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture.
The 2011 luncheon will be held at the Westin Charlotte Hotel. Registration will begin at 11:30 am; lunch follows at noon. We will share the year’s highlights and key accomplishments and will present Gantt Center Awards to three recipients who have made tremendous contributions to the Gantt Center and the broader Charlotte community.
This year’s award recipients are (click names to view bio):
Mr. Robert Bush
Arts & Science Council
Senior Vice President, Cultural and Community Investment
Mr. Tommie Robinson
Ms. Pat Rodgers
President & CEO
Please consider supporting this important fundraiser and recognition event.
Purchase Tickets Online
You may purchase tickets to this event in advance. Individual tickets are $100 in advance (plus an online service fee). Click here to purchase your advance tickets to this event.
For table or corporate purchases, please call (704) 547-3700.
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