Le Grand Bal 2012: Some Enchanted Evening
LAMAR UNIVERSITY invites you to experience the romance of South Pacific when the Friends of the Arts present Le Grand Bal, Some Enchanted Evening, a gala evening of art, fine dining, dancing and entertainment on March 24.
The black-tie event honors Becky and Chuck Mason for their contributions to Lamar University, the community and the arts. Le Grand Bal, now in its 38th year, is the major annual fundraiser that benefits the College of Fine Arts and Communication. Sandra Clark is chairing the 2012 event. Activities include a reception and silent art auction from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Dishman Art Museum, with a gourmet buffet, dancing and entertainment from 8 p.m. to midnight in the Montagne Center. Guests will dance to the music of Beaumont’s Night & Day Orchestra, under the direction of Wayne Dyess, and the Eclipse Band of Houston.
Tickets are $150 per person or $300 per couple, with underwriting opportunities available at levels ranging from $750 to $10,000. For additional information or reservations, call the Lamar University College of Fine Arts and Communication at (409) 880-8137 or visit lamar.edu/cofac.