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Incandescence Gala Celebrates The 418 Project's Twentieth Anniversary

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Santa Cruz's, 418 Project is celebrating their twentieth anniversary this Saturday with the Incandescence Black Light / Black Tie 20th Anniversary Gala!

The 418 Project is a hub for social, ethnic and concert dance. The 418 Project provides professionally equipped, affordable space along with artistic and technical support to performing artists at all levels. They promote personal and artistic growth by hosting classes, jams, rehearsals and events and serve as an incubator for emerging artists by initiating and producing performances. They are committed to being the Monterey Bay’s place to “move, and be moved”.

I hope you will come out to support their amazing anniversary celebration this Saturday. Incandescence, “The visible light emitted from a hot object”, aptly describes this special evening of celebration.

The festivities will include, live and silent auctions, dancing, lavish food by India Joze, LED and black light, aerial, hoop, contact improv, samba and blues dance performances plus special guest Sambada, will all be featured. Please go early, as I am told amazing performances will begin at six!

Details are as follows:

Saturday, December 7th ~ 6:00 – 10:00 pm

Please buy a ticket at the level you can afford. Every dollar you spend goes directly to support the 418 Project's bottom line! Tickets $45-$125.

Your ticket to INCANDESCENCE includes (aside from the chance to support a good cause):

~Champagne and Kava Margarita Reception with Hot and Cold Passed Hors D’oeuvres (all food all by legendary Santa Cruz restaurateur India Joze)

~Sumptuous Buffet ~Chocolate Fountain Dessert Bar, Coffee and Chai Service

~Devi Pride Celebrity Photo Booth

~Beats by DJ MLE Wax (Maiya Evans)

~LED and Black Light Performances by 418 Artists!

~Aerial Dance Human Mobile

~Hoopalights LED Hoop Dance Ensemble

~Contact Improv by Santa Cruz Contact University

~Blues Fusion Performance by BFD ~Samba


~Live and Silent Auctions


Don’t stand in line, get your tickets now!

Yes, this is a black tie black light event. No, you do not have to wear black tie. Wear your favorite flavor of festive, come dance the night away and feel good doing it!

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