Announcing a new Meetup for French Culture Nights NEW YORK!What
: Sept. 22, 2010 - French Culture Nights Unveils New York Sings In FrenchWhen
: Wednesday, September 22,[masked]:00 PMWhere
240 W. 52nd Street
New York, NY 10019
[masked]New York has Francophone Talents!
French Culture Nights is proud to unveil New York Sings In French, the first annual French Music Talent Contest at Touch
, 240 W. 52nd Street, on Sept. 22
This contest will showcase up-and-coming Francophone singers living in New York. A panel of three judges, along with attendees, will select the winner. The prize is a sculpture specially designed by Francophone artist Pierre-Henry Gu?rard, a gifted sculptor who was featured at our May 2010 event. More than 500 people are expected to celebrate French music and its ambassadors ? new Francophone talents.
- Floanne Ankah
: Floanne?s vocal repertoire includes French classics, opera arias and her own songs. For more information, please visit www.NewYorkSingsInFrench.com
- Eleanor Dubinsky
: Born in the U.S., Eleanor sings sincere, heartfelt melodies in French, Spanish and English and uses her music to express her passion for a diversity of people and cultures. For more information, please visit www.NewYorkSingsInFrench.com
- Rose Noel
: Born in Haiti, Rose Laure Noel is a singer, lyricist and a career woman. At the age of fifteen, Rose began singing in her church choir and started a six-female ensemble. For more information, please visit www.NewYorkSingsInFrench.com
- Singer Michael Harley ? www.MichaelHarleyMedia.com
- Singer Jessica Medina ? www.JessicaMedina.net (featured at our May 2010 event)
- Singer Pascalito ? www.Pascalito.com (featured at our January 2010 event)
Music by Haitian DJ Sabine.
EVENT DETAILSThe ticket is $10 if purchased online before September 15 with CODE: "CELINE"
After that, $15 until September 22 - 4pm, $20 at the door.The entrance fee includes a Moroccan Buffet from Zerza Restaurant and desserts from Mad Mac NYC.
Apero (Happy Hour from 6.30pm to 7.30pm) is sponsored by Ricard, and a great selection of wines will be offered by AOC Fine Wines during the evening.
New York Sings In French is sponsored by French Music Export; Ruth C. Schwartz & Co. PR; Ricard; AOC Fine Wines; French Morning; New York in French; The French Culture Guide to New York; The French Pass; and Action Against Hunger.
Moroccan Restaurant Zerza is sponsoring the buffet; Mad-Mac is bringing French macaroons.
ABOUT FRENCH CULTURE NIGHTS
French Culture Nights features the Francophone artists who make French Culture in the Big Apple so unique. Each monthly event showcases a mix of visual and performance arts in a casual but elegant setting, offering the opportunity for French native and French Culture lovers of all backgrounds to enjoy the arts, mingle, and have fun.
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