NOFS Executive Director Fallon Young, NOFS 2019 Gala Honoree Susan Brennan, and NOFS 2020 Gala Honoree Alexa Georges
2020 New Orleans Film Society Gala
Honoring Alexa Georges

Date: Cancelled

Patron Party: 6:30pm – 8:00pm
1448 Fourth Street at the home of Leslie & Scott Rodger

Gala & Live Auction: 8pm-11pm, auction at 9pm
1427 Fourth Street at the home of Anne & Edmund Redd

Honoring Celluloid Hero: Alexa Georges
Alexa Georges is a life-long New Orleanian, philanthropist, and executive producer. Alexa provides foundational support and advisement to key arts & culture organizations in New Orleans, ensuring that our rich cultural traditions thrive decades into the future.

Chairs: Elston & Deven Howard

Gala Committee: Fritz Westenberger, Karon Reese, Laura Ashley, Lori Ochsner, Valerie Grubb, and Virginia McCollam-Ryan.

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Thanks to all who joined, supported, and honored our 2019 Gala. Please see photos from the magnificent event on our Instagram page and Facebook album.

TICKETS & REGISTRATION

Venues:
Patron Party 6:30-8pm
1448 Fourth Street at the home of Leslie & Scott Rodger

across the street

Gala & Live Auction 8pm-11pm, auction at 9pm
1427 Fourth Street at the home of Anne & Edmund Redd


Table Hosts and Patron Party guests who pledge their attendance by Friday, February 21, 2020, will be recognized in the printed invitation.

VIP Table* $4000 table for 8 | $5000 table for 10.

Includes entry for your group (8 or 10 respectively) to the Patron Party at 6:30pm, and Gala at 8pm, as well as public acknowledgement for the name of the table host.

During the gala, table guests access a dedicated table with front-row seats for the evening’s entertainment and cocktail table service for guests during the live auction at 9pm.

*$3,200 of your 8-seat and $4000 of 10-seat VIP Table purchases are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Patron Party Ticket* $550 | $500 for NOFS Members.
Includes entry to the Patron Party at 6:30pm at the Rodger home, and Gala at 8pm at the Redd Home, as well as public acknowledgement.

Guests of the Patron Party will have the opportunity to tour the ground level of the home oft-referred to as the Cornstalk Mansion, a historic example of Italianate architecture in New Orleans, sampling hors d’oeuvres by Calcasieu. The Mansion underwent a major renovation to create a lush, gem toned, art-filled lair with breathtaking murals and global fauna. Music by Tasche and the Psych Roses.

*$450 of your Patron Party ticket purchase at the non-member price is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law, and $400 of your Patron Party ticket purchase at the member price is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.*

Gala Ticket* $450 | $400 for NOFS Members.
Entry at 8pm to the Redd home. Enjoy complimentary cocktails, delectable bites and music by CASMÈ-n-NEM & DJ Legatron Prime.

Gala guests will celebrate under the romantic canopy of the Redd’s estate, beckoning guests to stargaze in the expansive garden. Enjoy live music and dancing, a selection of New Orleans top culinary talents, craft cocktails, and an opportunity to bid on once in a lifetime experiences at a live auction.

Featured restaurants include Breads on Oak, Copper Vine, Dat Dog, Domenica, Galatoire’s, Greek Girls Rice Pudding, Green Fork, Marcello’s, NOLA Caye, Rockrose, and True Food Kitchen.

*$375 of your Gala ticket purchase at the non-member price is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law, and as a member, $325 of your Gala ticket purchase at the member price is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.*

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Members should log in to their account to receive a discount on gala tickets (appears once the ticket has been added to your cart). Please contact NOFS Development Director Jennifer Samani at jennifer@neworleansfilmsociety.org or 504-309-6633 with any questions about this event or related sponsorship opportunities, or if you would prefer to make offline purchasing arrangements.

Marquee Table Hosts

Alexa Georges & Jerry Armatis
Anne & Edmund Redd
ABS Productions
Base Craft, LLC
Betsy Eberle Fifield
Desi Vega & Gerry Cvitanovich
El-Amm & Associates LLC
Elston & Deven Howard
Jones Walker LLP
Katherine & Tony Gelderman
Leslie & Scott Rodger
Michael Collins
Parker Roy
The Ranch Film Studios
Reel Security
Second Line Stages
Solomon Group
Southern Style Construction

Producing Table Hosts

Beverly & Dr. Robert Matheney
Crescent Sterling, Ltd.
Mackie & Sandy Shilstone
Mamta Melwani
Reese and Co. Real Estate
Valerie M. Grubb
Virginia McCollam & Andy Ryan

Gala Patrons

Apex Post Production
Beth & Hugh Lambert
Bryan Francher & Daniel Brockhoeft
Candace Chase & Richard Levich
Daniela Capistrano
E. Alexandra Stafford & Raymond Rathle Jr.
Gina Charbonnet
Jane Booth
Jason Waguespack & Jeffery Morgan
Jill Dupre & Josh Mayer
Kathryn & Jeff Scurlock
Lelia Peyronnin
Lori Ochsner
Mara & Stephen Kupperman
Marian H. Wallis
Michael Adler
Nathan Grant
RatedFritz.com
Rosy Wilson
Tricia & Charles King
Vicki & Jimmy Lee

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Please check back soon to see live auction items on this page.

If you’d like to donate an item for the live auction, please contact Katie Ryder at katier@neworleansfilmsociety.org and (504) 309-6633.