LEWISTON, Idaho – Seattle Electro Swing Band Good Company will perform at the second annual Lewis-Clark State College Center for Arts & History Steampunk Ball on Oct. 24 at the Lewis Clark Plaza. The concert serves as the finale of a two-day event from which all proceeds benefit the youth art programs at the Center.
The evening festivities begin with a social at Brock’s in Town Square at 5 p.m., and are followed by dinner catered by Brava’s at the Lewis Clark Plaza, including dessert from As you Like it Cakes. The Steampunk Ball and concert officially kicks off at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets for the concert are on sale now and include a $50 package which includes admittance to the cocktail hour, dinner, costume contest, and the Ball and concert. Tickets to just the Ball and concert are $25 for the general public and $20 for LCSC students. An $85 VIP package, limited to the first 25 individuals, is also available. For more information or to purchase tickets over the phone call 208-792-2243.
Tickets can also be purchased at The Blue Lantern Coffee, the LCSC SUB Information Desk, and Hogan’s Pub.
Good Company’s sound is full of brass horns, improvisation, and swing music with funk beats and electric sounds of today’s dance music. In June, Good Company performed at the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington D.C.
The concert is preceded by the Steampunk Universe-a-Tea at the Lewis Clark Plaza on Friday from 4-8 p.m. This vendor fair includes tea dueling, panel discussions, and more. Tickets are $10.
The Steampunk Ball, a part of the “Reclaimed Revolution” exhibit at the Center, is brought to the community by sponsors John and Debbie Taylor, Steampunked Out, Edward Jones (Sherrie Beckman), and the Red Lion Hotel.