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Art into Words

Thursday, September 22
6:30 p.m. - Erie H. Meyer Civic Center ARTintoWORDS.jpg

On September 22 at 6:30 p.m., the Erie H. Meyer Civic Center will play host to Art into Words, a cultural evening celebrating different mediums and interpretations of art.

This first time event is the result of a unique collaboration between theCity of Gulf Shores, Gulf Coast Arts Alliance and the South Baldwin Community Theatre and will feature a four course meal prepared by Four Brothers Catering. Lisa Christian will be the master of ceremonies for the evening. 

"The event will pair 8 artist with 8 playwrights who will write a short play based on a piece of art," said Programs and Events Manager Brigette Reynolds. "These plays will be the centerpiece of an evening which will include dinner, drinks, as well as a live and silent auction." 

Thursday, August 11 at 6:30 p.m. will serve as the match party where artists and playwrights will be paired at the South Baldwin Community Theatre.  Tickets for this exclusive event are $10 and offer patrons the chance to mingle with the artists and preview the art.  The part starts at 6:30 p.m. Those who attend this event will have the opportunity to purchase a premium table for their entire party or individual tickets for the main event on September 22 before they go on sale to the public. Tickets are available now. Fans may purchase tickets to the Match Party in the following ways: 

Online: Purchase tickets online by credit card.

In Person: Purchase tickets at the South Baldwin Community Theatre Box Office. The Box Office is located at 2022 West 2nd Street, Gulf Shores, AL. Click here for Box Office Hours. Tickets for the main event, Art into Words, on September 22 are $50 and go one sale Monday, August 15 at 8 a.m. Fans may reserve table for their entire party or purchase individual seats in the following ways:

Online:  Purchase tickets online by credit card.

In Person: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. by stopping by the City Store Box Office located at 1821 Gulf Shores Parkway, Gulf Shores, AL

For more information about Art into Words, contact Erica Bassett with the City of Gulf Shores Special Events Division at 251-968-1434