Kaleidoscope Opening Party

Oct 3, 2018 | 6-9PM | Normanna Hall

Event Schedule

5:30 Pm
Doors Open
6 Pm – 6:10 PM
Opening Performances

Emcee: Tacoma Arts Commission Chair Mike Sweney

Contemporary dance performance by Barefoot Collective
Poetry performance by Tacoma Poet Laureate Kellie Richardson
Student dance performance by Tacoma Urban Performing Arts Center

6:10 pm – 6:40 PM
AMOCAT Arts Awards Presentation

Presented by Mayor Victoria Woodards, and City Council Members Lillian Hunter and Keith Blocker

Jackie Casella – Community Outreach by an Individual
Tacoma Little Theatre – Community Outreach by an Organization
MultiCare Health System – Arts Patron

6:45 pm – 9 PM
Performances in Grand Ballroom
7 pm – 9 PM
Activities and Performances in Upper Hall
9 PM
Final Farewell – Event Ends

Performances & Activities

Asia Pacific Cultural Center

Cultural Performance

asiapacificculturalcenter.org

BareFoot Collective

Dance, Contemporary

barefootcollective.org

The Grand Cinema

Short Film, Tacoma Film Festival Previews

grandcinema.com

Jordani Sarreal

Musical Artist/Songwriter

jordanimusic.com

Kellie Richardson

Tacoma Poet Laureate

brownbetty253.com

Smokey Wonder

Musical Artist/DJ

soundcloud.com/smokeywonder

Tacoma Arts Museum

Hands-on Activity: Design a Tote Bag

tacomaartmuseum.org

Tacoma City Ballet

Ballet, Excerpt from 'DRACULA'

tacomacityballet.com

Tacoma Creates

Hands-on Pinwheel-Making and Photobooth

tacomacreates.com

Tacoma Refugee Choir

Vocal Performance

refugeechoir.org

Tacoma Urban Performing Arts Center

Dance, Cultural Performance

tacomaupac.org

TeenTix

Hands-on Activity: Button-Making

teentix.org

Exhibiting Artists

Dionne Bonner

dionnebonner.com

Elizabeth Reeves

crypticnovelties.com

Getting There

Normanna Hall – 1106 S 15th Street, Tacoma WA, 98405

This event is wheelchair accessible with a 2-person elevator and ramp entryway.

Accessible parking is directly adjacent to Normanna Hall.

Limited parking is available at the Normanna Hall grass lot and on nearby streets. Guests are highly encouraged to take public transit or carpool to this event.

Our Sponsors

Thanks to our sponsors for making this event FREE to attend!