|SOUTHEASTERN’S FANFARE FESTIVAL SEEKING DESIGNS FOR 20TH ANNIVERSARY
HAMMOND – In honor of its
20th anniversary, Fanfare, Southeastern Louisiana University’s October
festival of the arts and humanities, is commissioning a commemorative poster.
“Twenty years of Fanfare is an
accomplishment of which we are proud,” said Donna Gay Anderson, director
of the festival and the university’s Columbia Theatre for the Performing
Arts. “We want to put a stamp on that with a beautiful commemorative
poster, and we are extending an invitation to all Louisiana artists to
submit a design for consideration.”
Tonya Lowentritt, marketing director
for Fanfare/Columbia, said the winning artist will receive a $1,000 honorarium.
The deadline for entries is Friday, April 15.
Poster design and submission
guidelines are available on the Columbia Theatre web site, www.selu.edu/columbia.
Founded in 1986, Fanfare has
offered the finest in music, dance, theater, lecture, films, exhibits and
children's events for 19 previous seasons. In 2004, the festival became
the "opening act" for the Columbia, Southeastern's historic, renovated
performing arts theater in downtown Hammond.
For additional information, contact
the Columbia Theatre office, 985-549-4366.