William Riddle, the Founder, President, and Artistic Director of Generation Venetian Arts Society, (GENVAS), announced today that the organization will debut its first international DAYDREAMS brunch salon on Sunday, June 18, 2021, at Thasos Restaurant. This Salon will consist of an original concert entitled “Chopin & Champagne” and features the concert’s creator Steinway Artist, Julian Gargiulo, who will be streaming live from Athens, Greece.
Gargiulo, or “the pianist with the hair” is a Naples, Italy native who resides in both France and in the United States with his wife and young family. Julian, who is a charismatic virtuoso and a composer, is best known for his interactive, humorous performances of classical music. This Salon includes compositions by Chopin, fun facts about his life, and Champagne and wine tastings hosted by a Sommelier. Brunch is being provided by local favorite Thasos Restaurant who specializes in serving traditional Greek- Mediterranean cuisine with a modern twist.
Doors will open at 11:00 A.M. and brunch will begin at 11:30 A.M. At 1:00 P.M. the performance and coordinating Champagne and wine tastings begin. The event will conclude at 2:00 P.M. Tickets are $125.00 per person and are available on the organization’s website by logging on to Tickets – Genvas or by calling 954- 709-7477. All proceeds benefit Venetian Arts Society. Thasos Restaurant is located at 3300 East Oakland Park Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33308.
GENVAS, “Generation” Venetian Arts Society, is committed to nurturing the emotional, mental, and spiritual well-being of all people through purposeful, thought provoking, and enlightening artistic experiences, while, simultaneously, celebrating the multi-cultural and inter-generational diversity of the South Florida community. The GENVAS 21st century ULTRA Art Salons are artistic, educational, and social experiences that promote intimate and interactive participation with world class master artists, art connoisseurs, as well as art novices yearning for a complete artistic experience. The unique GENVAS 21st century ULTRA Salon “experience” will be presented above and beyond CDC/WHO health safety guidelines until the COVID-19 pandemic is over. Our mission is to bring the most innovative and fulfilling art experiences to the world “From South Florida, with Love!” on GENVAS TV. For more information visit www.GENVAS.org