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The Women In Film & Television Atlanta (WIFTA) 39th Annual Gala Awards Ceremony & Dinner is coming up on October 20, 2013 at the Georgia World Congress Center starting at 7:30pm. WIFTA’s Annual Gala & Awards recognizes extraordinary individuals who have made valuable contributions to advancing the roles of women in the film and television industry. This year honorees includes: Actress Jasmine Guy, Executive Producers Melissa Bernstein and Mark Johnson (Breaking Bad, Rectify and the upcoming show Halt & Catch Fire), actress and casting director Melissa McBride (“Carol Peletier” on The Walking Dead), singer / actress Maria Howell (“Grace Beaumont” on Revolution), the Tony Award-winning Alliance Theatre and Atlanta Access The Buzz columnist Jennifer Brett. We will also be showcasing several other entertainment groups. We will have performances by the GSU Faculty Jazz Trio (VIP Reception), Country Artist Julie Gribble, Neo Soul Band Vintage Nation, Project 7 Contemporary Dance Company, Village Theatre and DJ Mello (Post Ceremony). Though the Gala is on October 20, 2013, the Silent Auction will open online on October 10, 2013 at 12:01a.m. It will run through the Gala--some of the items will be on display there--and close that night. Translation: You have 10 days to find some great bargains on auction items while helping a worthwhile cause!The entire month of October is going to be a huge for WIFTA. The reason: The Gala is WIFTA’s primary fundraiser; it is the event that funds all of our educational programs and workshops, our tuition scholarship, our mentorship and PSA program and special events like our Short Film Showcase. As such, having a successful Gala and Silent Auction is critical to sustaining WIFTA. So, please take a moment to reguister to participate in the silent auction.REGISTRATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THE SILENT AUCTION IS FREE. COMPLETE YOUR REGISTRATION AND PREVIEW THE SILENT AUCTION CATALOG AT: www.BiddingForGood.com/2013WIFTAGala.
NOTE: If you would like to attend the Gala AND participate in the silent auction, you will need a ticket for the Gala. You can register for the Silent Aution for FREE and / or purchase tickets for the Gala at www.BiddingForGood.com/2013WIFTAGala.Early bird tickets for the Gala are available through September 20, 2013: $100 for WIFTA members / $125 for non-members. After that, standard ticket pricing will apply.
For general information: www.WIFTA.org/Gala
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