Date: Thursday, October 23, 2008
Time: 8pm-10pm Opening Reception & Exhibit
Place: Tipitina’s French Quarter, 233 N. Peters St.
Opening Reception Free and Open to the Public
Join us for a 10-year anniversary celebration of THE VOODOO EXPERIENCE at Tipitina’s French Quarter (upstairs) on Thursday, October 23rd; the eve of the Tenth Ritual. The event will consist of an opening ceremony and photographic exhibit featuring the work of pre-eminent photographers that have captured the magic of the Voodoo Experience throughout the years. The event is free and open to the public. Doors will open at 8pm.
The VOODOO PHOTOGRAPHIC EXPERIENCE exhibit will feature work from photographers Andy Levin, Skip Bolen, Erika Goldring, Maria De Los Reyes, Melissa Carrier, Tom Zinn, Jay West, Barry Brecheisen, Erin Feinberg, Ryan Thornburg & Andrew Goetz.
The photographs selected capture and commemorate some of the innumerable legendary moments of the annual Voodoo Experience along with the vibrant spirit of New Orleans.
The Opening Ceremony and Exhibit will be followed by a performance by Dr. Claw featuring Adam Deitch (Lettuce), Nick Daniels & Ian Neville (Dumpstaphunk), Big Sam (Big Sam’s Funky Nation) with Ivan Neville & Eric Krasno (Soulive) and other very special guests.
The Dr. Claw show will take place downstairs starting at 10:00 PM at Tipitina’s French Quarter showcasing a rare aggregation of musical talents bringing the finest of funk music.
Tickets for the Dr. Claw concert are $15 and can be purchased at www.backbeattix.com or www.ticketweb.com.
Additional details and information about the events can be found at www.backbeatfoundation.org