Saturday August 24, 2013
Hilton Portland & Executive Tower, Grand Ballroom
921 SW 6th Avenue
Join us for Searchlight Serenade and dessert, followed by Big Band Era music performed by the Minidoka Swing Band.
Searchlight Serenade is a documentary inspired by the actual lives and stories of internees who played music as a soulful escape for themselves and their fellow prisoners.
Their stories are interwoven with animation created from Amy Uyeki’s woodblocks and drawings.
Don’t forget to bring your dancing shoes!
$25 General Admission
$10 Friends of Oregon Nikkei Endowment and Members of Oregon Historical Society
RSVP 503-224-1458 or firstname.lastname@example.org
6:30 pm: Registration & Dessert
7:00 pm: Screening of Searchlight Serenade with artist Amy Uyeki
8:00 pm: Minidoka Swing Band and Dancing