Friday, June 20th, 7:30PM
The Uptown Gallery, 296 Wall Street, Kingston, NY 12401
This time the Village Garden shines a spotlight on the cuisine and culture of Rio de Janeiro. Guests are invited to dress up Mardi Gras style.
Tickets $40 online http://goo.gl/JFjNGh
or Tel: 845 3313261
Join us at the Uptown Gallery for our fifth monthly culinary and musical salon-a fun and fascinating integration of music, culture, art, cuisine and conversation.
Chef Ken Foo is our guest chef for the evening. Chef Foo is a green, organic chef who concentrates on healthy and macrobiotic cooking styles. He is the former owner of the Waterfall cafe in NYC.
Chef Foo is an Ikebana expert and would like to invite everyone to a free Ikebana class at the Uptown Gallery on June 19th at 3PM. Arrangements will be centerpieces at the Rio dinner and sold with proceeds going to Opera Theater of Kingston.
International opera singer, Kerry Henderson will be joined by Uptown Gallery pianist Peter Cody, young songstress Rosa Henderson, International singer Elaine Raichlin, soprano Samantha Christina Fusco and friends for the musical part of the evening. Other performers to be announced. This is also a wonderful opportunity to enjoy the current exhibition at the gallery which feautures the work of artists Douglas James Maguire, Eugene Gregan, Roberta Sickler and Sean Bowen.
The menu for this carnival- inspired feast will be added to until the time of the dinner.
1. On Table: Five types of Exotic Mushrooms
2. Brazilian Plantain and Spicy Dip
3. Kingston Farmers Market Salad
4. Cool Brazilian Chicken Breast in Special Wine Sauce
5. Portuguese Fish and Seafood Stew with Smoke Salmon, White Fish, Shrimp, Scallops and Lobster
6. Fresh Fruit
Chef Foo will provide a healthy mushroom tea supplied by Mushroom Kings of Kingston.
Fundraiser for Opera Theater of Kingston.