Artists for Animals presents 7th Annual Concert for Kindness March 11

45 DFW Artists Come Together to Benefit Operation Kindness

Concert for Kindness to be held March 11

Who:

Artists for Animals and Operation Kindness

Artists for Animals – Dallas-based nonprofit that brings artists, musicians, writers and animal lovers together to support North Texas animal rescue charities

Operation Kindness – North Texas’ original and largest no-kill animal shelter

What:

Artists for Animals’ largest event, now in its seventh year, Concert for Kindness is a multimedia performance with 45 Dallas-Fort Worth area artists. The event features classical music and jazz from some of the area’s finest musicians along with dance, stunning photography and art starring Operation Kindness’ cats and dogs – all available for purchase. The event includes a silent auction featuring rescue animal artwork, gift baskets, and drawings and paintings from the advanced life drawing students at Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts. Cocktails, catered hors d’oeuvres and desserts are served. WFAA/Channel 8 meteorologist Colleen Coyle will serve as master of ceremonies.

Highlights include:

  • Musicians of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, including Principal Oboe, Erin Hannigan
  • Photography by Teresa Berg
  • Brian Piper Jazz Trio
  • Dallas Harp Duet
  • Beatbox flute player, Jemini Lee
  • Dallas Symphony Young Strings
  • Performances by students of the Meadows School of the Arts of Southern Methodist University
  • and more!

When:

Sunday, March 11

6 p.m.

Where:

Dallas Moody Performance Hall [MAP IT]

2520 Flora St., Dallas, TX 75201

Cost:

Individual tickets are $100 and include the performance, refreshments, cocktails and catered hors d’oeuvres. Sponsorships are available. For more information on the event and to purchase tickets, please visit: https://squareup.com/store/artists-for-animals.

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About Artists for Animals:

Artists for Animals – a Dallas-based, volunteer-driven 501(c)(3) nonprofit – raises funds to support the homeless pets of Texas. Co-founded by professional photographer Teresa Berg and Dallas Symphony Orchestra’s Principal Oboe Erin Hannigan, Artists for Animals combines the many talents of North Texas artists, sculptors, musicians, writers and animal lovers in support of animal rescue charities through yearlong events, special programs and fundraising. Artists for Animals distributes financial grants to area nonprofit organizations focused on homeless animals. For more information, please visit https://artistsforanimalstx.com/.

 

Media Contact:

Mariséla Martin

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Office: 972-257-1369

Cell: 469-951-7230

 

Jo Trizila

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Office: 972-247-1369

Cell: 469-951-7230

 

Submitted by Marisela Martin. Email: marisela@trizcom.com

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