Bastille Day with Alliance Française and the Barnes Foundation

Saturday, July 14, 2012 - 7:00pm
211 South Christopher Columbus Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19106
United States

Join the Alliance Française and the Barnes Foundation for this Bastille Day celebration featuring a buffet dinner by Brûlée Catering and Chef Jean-Marie Lacroix. Along with great food, Derek Gillman, President of the Barnes Foundation will receive the Alliance Française's 2nd Ambassador of the Arts Award.

Derek Gillman was appointed Executive Director and President of the Barnes Foundation in October 2006. From 2001-06he held the position of President and Director of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, where he oversaw the celebration of the institution’s two hundredth anniversary in 2005. Afterwards, there will be dancing under the stars with Fred Hall Orchestra and guest vocalist Susan Gay along with a silent auction and raffle (1 ticket $5, 5 tickets $20) of two round-trip tickets to Paris. Truly a great French themed night for this French holiday.

Tickets are priced as such:

  • Member (couple) - $260.00
  • Member (individual) - $130.00
  • Non-Member (couple) - $300.00
  • Non-Member (individual) - $150.00


Event Type: 
Arts & Culture
Folk Arts/Culture
Indoor/Outdoor Recreation
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