DATE: Sunday, July 19, 2009
LOCATION: Degas House Historic Home, Courtyard & Inn
2306 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119
TIME: 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Celebration / Open House Begins @ 5 PM
Music starts @ 6:30 PM
EVENT: A celebration commemorating the 175th birthday of Edgar Degas including the unveiling of a new traveling exhibit "Degas in New Orleans" by the Louisiana State Museum and the music of Paul Sanchez and The Rolling Road Show.
FREE ADMISSION: Donations appreciated / Food and drinks available.
Proceeds from the event benefit the Edgar Degas Foundation whose educational mission is to preserve the legacy of the French Impressionist Master for New Orleans and the world.
Chapeaux (hats) and Tu-Tus strongly encouraged.