Kerfuffle! | Chicago High School for the Arts

Kerfuffle!

April 21, 2015, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

The Art Institute of Chicago, 111 South Michigan Avenue

Co-Chairs: Elissa Efroymson, Mirja Haffner and Francia Harrington

Kerfuffle! is ChiArts' annual fundraising event featuring performances and exhibitions by Scholar-Artists from the Dance, Music, Theatre, and Visual Arts conservatories at ChiArts . The evening will feature four "Arts Partner All-Stars" representing some of the 74 Chicago arts institutions that partner with ChiArts as well as a reception with a strolling Cabaret Dinner. Proceeds benefit the arts conservatory programs at ChiArts, Chicago's first and only public high school for the arts.

                                    

Event Sponsors:

Top Performing:



Best Supporting: 

Jim and Kay Mabie
John Hart and Carol Prins


 

Producers:

Marge and Lew Collens
Anne and Bill Goldstein
Sylvia Neil and Dan Fischel

 

Stars: 

Joo and Stephen Boe
Mirja and Ted Haffner

 

Event Partners: 

 

KERFUFFLE [KER-FUHF-UHL]

1. (NOUN): A COMMOTION OR FUSS

2. (TRANS VERB) TO PUT INTO DISORDER OR DISARRAY; RUFFLE OR DISARRANGE

SYNONYMS: BROUHAHA, HOOPLA, OUTBURST, RUCKUS

[FROM SCOTTISH CURFUFFLE, CARFUFFLE, FROM SCOTTISH GAELIC CAR (TWIST, TURN) + FUFFLE (TO DISARRANGE)]


THE EVENING WILL BE A KERFUFFLE OF DANCE, CREATIVE WRITING, MUSIC, THEATRE, AND VISUAL ARTS FEATURING THE SCHOLAR-ARTISTS OF THE CHICAGO HIGH SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS.