Leslie Friedman: Behind the Velvet Curtain/Soiree San Francisco

Nienke Lels-Hohmann, founder of the European Soirees, San Francisco, presents Leslie Friedman, Thursday, May 23rd. Leslie will give a very lively talk, illustrated with many pictures, about her historic international performance tours. Dr. Friedman’s performances were presented by the US State Department and host nations including China, Russia, India, Poland, Romania, Spain, England and more. In most, she was the first American dancer or artist of any kind to be presented with joint sponsorship. Truly groundbreaking both artistically and politically. Do come! Details below:mail-2Flying leslie Left Small

WHEN:  Thursday, May 23, 2013 from 6:00 – 8:30 p.m.
WHAT:  A fascinating lecture by a history professor transformed into an international dancer, Leslie Friedman.
Wonderful libations as well as sumptuous hors d’oeuvres, conversations, friendships, rencontres…
WHERE:  At the Arader Galleries, 432 & 435 Jackson Street, San Francisco, CA 94111, tel. 415-788-5115. (Parking at 250 Clay Street, open till 10:00 p.m.)
COST:   $60 per person and first-come, first-serve.  Please reserve by sending a check payable to Nienke Hohmann, to the following address: 2275 Broadway Street Apt. 206, San Francisco, CA  94115.   Only payments by check, no cash please.