with Artistic Director and Founder, Cybil Gilbertson
Saturday, September 23 / 7 pm
NECTAR presents RISE: a fundraiser highlighting the powerful work of CADA: the Council on Alcohol and Drug Abuse.
Featuring performances by Samantha Bonavia, Hannah Ruth Brothers, Emily Brummond, ARTBARK, Cybil Gilbertson, David Gilbertson, Stephen Kelly, Melissa Lowenstein, Selena Rockwell, Cynthia Waring, Jill Littlewood & Maeve Riley.
Lighting by Studio Luminous.
NECTAR is a professional-level artists’ forum highlighting relevant social themes through the arts and education. Featuring live, original works by local artists, this event is a fundraiser for NECTAR’s re-birth in the Santa Barbara community.
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NECTAR was founded by Cybil Gilbertson in October 2009 as a response to the suicide of her beloved Aunt Barbara. NECTAR has since hosted over 250 artists and highlighted the work of 14 notable Santa Barbara County organizations including but not limited to; The Glendon Association, The Santa Barbara Birth Center, The Central Coast Doulas, Art WIthout Limits, Hospice of Santa Barbara, The Threshold Choir, All For Animals, The Community Counseling and Education Center and Transition House.