You’ll Have the Time of Your Life at the Strand’s 94th Anniversary Gala

Posted on November 22, 2016 By

The Strand Center for the Arts, 400 Clifton Avenue, Lakewood, N.J., is celebrating its 94th anniversary with a gala honoring four distinguished supporters, signature dishes from local restaurants, live entertainment, and holiday festivities on Wednesday, December 14, 2016, in the Strand Gallery, beginning at 6:00 p.m.

At 8:00 p.m., attendees will enjoy a live performances on the stage of the Strand Theater, including Franke Previte singing his original Oscar and Golden Globe winning song, “I’ve Had the Time of My Life” and “Hungry Eyes,” both written for the film Dirty Dancing. Lisa Sherman, Eddie Testa, and the BIG RoaD All-Star Band will also perform.

The 2016 Strand honorees are Lakewood Committeeman Michael D’Elia; Academy Award Winning Composer Franke Previte; Steve Levine, owner of Windmill Restaurants; and Thomas Jannarone, attorney and owner of Bar Anticipation, Belmar.

Tickets cost $100. Journal ads range from $150 to $1,000 and sponsorships range from $1000 to 10,000. For more information, call Jesse Warren at 732-367-7789, Ext. 204 or