A transforming cultural force, champion of artists, incubator for Baltimore’s diverse arts landscape, and anchor for Highlandtown’s revitalization – the Creative Alliance celebrates 21 years!
Join us to toast to the future with more exceptional programming and an exciting expansion of the CA arts education programs.
Creative Alliance’s COLOSSAL 21st BIRTHDAY BASH on April 16 includes three cosmic parties in one night! Stellar live music, futuristic costumes, galactic décor, wild performances, live and silent art auctions, interactive art installations, delectable fare and cosmic cocktails!
Senator Barbara Milkulski
Esteemed US Senator and longest-serving woman in the history of the United States Congress, Highlandtown native Barbara Mikulski receives the Lifetime Achievement Award.
Internationally recognized vocalist and human rights activist, Lea Gilmore receives the Golden Formstone Award for her “formidable contributions to Baltimore through the arts.”
Black Alley | futuristic go-go dance music
Super Art Fight | live dramatic mural drawing
Atlantic Reed Consort | performs an Interplanetary score on top of our bar/space deck
Join in the music making on Matt Murihead’s custom designed “Tardis” Theremin!
The Marquee Ball Parties!
Saturday, April 16, 2016
VIP Starship Dinner
Honoring United States Senator Barbara Milkulski and world-renowned chanteuse and activist Lea Gilmore!
5:30pm – Midnight
Tickets: $250 each, table of ten $2,500. Advance tickets only
Dine with the stars! A formal seated VIP dinner with our honorees, open bar with specialty cocktails all evening, live auction with Mr. Gorgeous, aerial performance, and access for the Deep Space Dance Party w/ Black Alley!
Call to 410-276-1651 to check ticket availability.
Leeloo’s Lounge Party!
7:30pm – Midnight
The lounge party has expanded throughout The Patterson! Exclusive performances, heavy hors d’ouevres, specialty cocktails, beer & wine, and entry to the Dance Party w/ Black Alley are all included! Watch Super Art Fight create a LIVE futuristic mural, catch a David Bowie tribute in the lounge, play a custom built sci-fi Tardis Theramin upstairs, wander through the artists studios, and don’t forget to bid on specially selected artwork!
Deep Space Dance Party with BLACK ALLEY!
9:30pm – Midnight
High Res Photo of Black Alley
Black Alley Website
Get on your galactic gear and dance into deep space with the upbeat go-go and soul tunes of DC’s Black Alley. Bid on select artwork in the silent auction, snap some pics in our cosmos-themed photo booth, stare at the cosmic costumes – prepare for a night of astronomical proportions! Wine, beer, and light fare included.
About Black Alley
“Hailing from D.C., the 7 piece Soul Garage outfit not only conjure the spirits of 60s and 70s greats Roberta Flack, Jimi Hendrix, Chuck Brown and city mates the Bad Brains, but they do it through the very D.C. elements of full member bands and live music.” – EarMilk
Latest posts by The Eds. (see all)
- Weekend Events Calendar: Preakness, MICA Art Walk, Maryland Craft Beer Fest and more - May 16, 2019
- Weekend Events Calendar: Maryland Film Festival, Fells Point Jazz and Art Festival, Mother’s Day and more - May 9, 2019
- Weekend Events Calendar: Kinetic Sculpture Race, Flower Mart, Baltimore Mixtape and more - May 2, 2019