MarketPlace India Bollywood Bash
Friday, August 17, 2012 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM (CDT)
Thank you for your generosity and support. We are SOLD OUT.
Find yourself in the middle of the action when your life suddenly transitions into a twenty minute song and dance number. If the stars are aligned, you might even land in the arms of your one true love. This breathless evening is brought to you by MarketPlace: Handwork of India and will feature contemporary dance instruction by Gopi Engineer of the Meher Dance Company. In between encores, feast on Indian fare, drink delectable ambrosia, get henna art, and try your hand at bidding on fine silent auction items. You won't want to leave your dancing shoes at home.
- Tickets include access to all activities, food and 1 drink
- Advanced purchase tickets are only available until August 2 at 11:55pm
- Tickets at the door are $20; we accept cash, check or credit (add processing fee for credit)
- The venue entrance is on the North Avenue side, next to City Soles
MarketPlace: Handwork of India works with women artisans in inner-city Mumbai, not only in developing beautiful clothing sold in the US to benefit their livelihoods, but also on social programming aimed at improving their lives, their families, and their communities. The proceeds of this event will go toward the Armaan Club, a youth program providing resources including a summer camp for the children of the artisans.
Silent Auction Sponsors:
Core Power Yoga, Lucky Strike, Goodman Theatre, Music Box Theatre, Art Institute of Chicago, Pagoda Red antiques, Nadeau: Furniture with a Soul, XEX Salon, Trim Wax and many more.
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MarketPlace: Handwork of India
MarketPlace: Handwork of India is an innovative, fair trade, not-for-profit organization which effects meaningful, lasting change in the lives of low-income women in India. Visit marketplaceindia.com.