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The 29th Annual
Art Deco Preservation Ball
"Always The Best Show in Town"
Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the Restoration of
One of Art Deco's Grandest Landmarks, the Paramount Theatre
The Best Show in Town!
Saturday, April 27, 2013
The Paramount Theatre
2025 Broadway, Oakland, CA
Royal Society Jazz Orchestra
With Carla Normand and Frederick Hodges
A Concert on the Mighty Wurlitzer
Master of Ceremonies Craig Roberts of KCEA
Preservation Reception at 7:00 PM. Come meet the winners of the 2012 Preservation Awards!
Dancing and Entertainment from
8:00 PM until Midnight
No Host Bar
White Tie, Black Tie and Formal Attire of the 1920s 1930s and 1940s requested.
Our Amazing Silent Auction!
Online sales are closed. Please join us tonight at the Paramount, you can purchase your tickets at the door for $150.00. We take Visa, Mastercard, checks and cash.
Black/white tie or vintage formal/cocktail attire in the style of the 1920s, 30s or 40s requested.
Invitations will be mailed to ADSC members in March.
Please contact us if you are not a member and would like an invitation mailed to you.
2013 Art Deco Preservation Awards
This year’s Art Deco Preservation Ball is Dedicated to the memory of ADSC Founder, Michael F. Crowe. An award, created in his honor will be presented to the Paramount Theatre, Oakland.
Michael F. Crowe Awards
- Leslee Stewart, Current Manager of the Paramount,
- David Boysel, Preservationist and Ongoing Restoration
- Dan Jepson, Partner to Michael Crowe
Art Deco Preservation Awards
- San Francisco Neighborhood Theater Foundation
- Mark Cantor, Preservationist of Jazz on Film
- Adaline Kent, Artist
- Robert Boardman Howard, Artist
Paramount Theatre: A Triumph of Preservation and Restoration
- Jack Bethards, Visionary Founder of the Project 1973
- Peter Botto, Paramount Manager from the Restoration through 1999
- Joe and Dee Knowland, Founding Fundraisers in 1973
Become a member now.
Have you let your membership lapse? Have you longed to become
a member or do you want the benifit of discounts to all
Benefits of Membership:
- Discounts to all
- FREE walking tours.
- FREE admission to
the Membership Appreciation party.
- Discounts at many
of our advertisers, including vintage fashion stores.
- Members are sent first-notice
mailings of our events, including small receptions,
movie nights, lectures and gatherings throughout the
- Members also receive discount on the commemorative poster.
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