Hollywood Comes to Greece

By on May 30, 2018
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The Greece Performing Arts Society (GPAS) will be holding ‘Hooray for Hollywood, the second annual Summer Soiree, on June 2nd at 5:30PM at Davinci’s Italian Restaurant, 1558 W Ridge Road in Greece. The Summer Soiree was added in 2017 to the GPAS’s yearly programs as part of the Next Chapter initiative.

The ‘Hooray for Hollywood’ Summer Soiree will feature a full Italian buffet dinner from Davinci’s. The highlight of the evening will be professional and GPAS musical talent including Courtney Weather, Jenna Owens, Hector Manuel and Hunter Ekberg, as well as selections from the Greece Jazz Band and Choral Society. On the line-up are familiar Hollywood movie hit tunes including: We’re in the Money; New York, New York; I’ve Got Rhythm; Somewhere Over the Rainbow; The Trolley Song; Someone to Watch Over Me and more.

Guests can enjoy a cash bar offering signature drinks and meet GPAS board members, performers, musical directors and other Friends of GPAS. The event includes opportunities to enter a raffle and bid on Hollywood-themed gift baskets in a silent auction. Tickets are $40 each and are available online at GreecePerformingArts.org and at all area Wegmans. For more information, email info@GreecePerformingArts.org or call (585) 234-5636.

The Greece Performing Arts Society (GPAS) was founded in 1969 as a 501(c)3 not-for-profit performing arts organization to bring a broad range of artistic activities to Greece. Currently there are over 300 members in six GPAS groups: Greece Choral Society (Director Dr. Rollo Fisher), Greece Community Orchestra (Director Jonathan Allentoff), Greece Concert Band (Director BJ Comer), Greece Jazz Band (Director Gary J. Samulski), Greece Symphony Orchestra (Director Dr. David Fetler), and Greece Theatre Company. GPAS is one of the oldest established non-profit organizations in New York State.

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