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Bon Aire Piano Bar fundraiser for ULM VAPA to be held June 9

Published May 25, 2023

Piano Bar

MONROE, LA – The University of Louisiana Monroe invites the public to join President Ron Berry and Dr. Christine Berry for the first ever Bon Aire Piano Bar, Friday June 9 from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. The event will take place at Bon Aire, the home of the ULM President and First Lady, at 4508 Bon Aire Dr. in Monroe. All profits from the evening will benefit the ULM School of Visual and Performing Arts.  

The rollicking Bon Aire Piano Bar will feature ULM Music program instructor Justin Havard and friends on the keys for a lively music-filled party. Attendees will also have the opportunity to meet the new Director of the School of Visual and Performing Arts, Dr. Nicholas Bratcher.  

A limited number of tickets are available for $100 per person at ulm.edu/pianobar or by calling (318) 342-3636. Heavy hors d’oeuvres, beer, and wine will be served. Guests are asked to wear piano bar attire. Guests can also access the exclusive champagne room for $1,000 per person.  

About the ULM School of Visual and Performing Arts 

The University of Louisiana School of Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA) provides higher education opportunities for students pursuing creative career paths. Art concentrations include ceramics, drawing, graphic design, painting, and art education. Music studies include performance, theory and composition, piano pedagogy, and music education. ULM VAPA gives talent grants to students of all majors who perform in a number of ensembles, including the Sound of Today marching band, Chamber Singers group, repertory dance ensemble, and more. 

For more information, visit ulm.edu/vapa.