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Hep Cat Ball

Friday, April 20, 2018
8 pm – 12 am

Swing into a jazz party at MOHAI! Celebrate the landmark exhibit, Seattle on the Spot: The Photographs of Al Smith, with 1940s-style live jazz, dancing, and performances.

Put on your finest vintage attire—you could win the costume contest!

Enjoy activities throughout the night inspired by Al Smith’s incredible photography, including a photo booth and scavenger hunt, live music performed by the Seattle Jazz Repertory Orchestra with singer Gail Pettis, and dance performances by Kutt’n’Up Entertainment.

Ticket includes hors d’oeuvres, drinks are available for purchase. The Hep Cat Ball is all ages.

Presented in conjunction with the Langston Hughes African American Film Festival, through collaborations with the Central District Forum for Arts and Ideas and LANGSTON.

Location: MOHAI

Cost: $20 for MOHAI members and Langston Hughes African American Film Festival ticket holders / $35 general public


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