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GPAC Gala: Celebrating Memphis Music

Bust out your dancin' shoes and join us for a high-spirited evening celebrating Memphis Music! We'll have a full bar with signature cocktails created by our very own in-house master mixologist, Brad Pitts, iconic Memphis music and an exceptional array of live and silent auction items. Memphis culinary star, Chef Erling Jensen, will prepare a gourmet meal, served on the GPAC stage at the Duncan-Williams Performance Hall. 

Joyce Cobb
Memphis Jones
Lil Rounds


Put on your best Uptown Funk attire and come out to help support the continuation of  world-class performance and arts education at GPAC. Black Tie Optional

Tickets are $250 (a portion is tax-deductible).

Questions: Contact Parke Kennedy at 901-751-7505 or


Lynn and Kevin Foley

Host Committee

Pam and Esmond Arrindell
Susan and Bob Baker
Joey and Neal Beckford
Brooke and Dwight Dishmon
Cato Ealy
Terri and David Harris
Vance and John Lewis
Judy and Mickey McLellan

Mayor Mike Palazzolo
Adrienne and Matt Price
Milton Schaeffer
Kathy Simonetti
Farrar and Rob Vaughn
Jeanette and Bill Watkins
Shiela Vinczeller and Ferenc Paller

Earlier Event: April 20
Russian National Ballet: Don Quixote
Later Event: April 29
IRIS Orchestra: A Passion for Dance