The Grand Opening of the Absolut Gallery will be held at the Inn At Newtown on Sunday, August 26 from 2:00-4:00 pm.
The premier presentation of the Absolut Gallery will be the dual exhibit BOTH SIDES NOW! — A study in contrasting styles, techniques and inspirations by artists Gayle Gleckler and Tony Woolner of North Salem, NY. In this is creative collaboration; acrylic painter Gleckler and monoprint artist Woolner share their views of Portugal reflecting by their unique artistic perspectives.
As a tribute to the exhibit and the show, jazz singer Lisa Maxwell will perform the title song, BOTH SIDES NOW! — Inspired by the Joni Mitchell classic, "It's life's illusions we recall…" Ms. Maxwell will also perform a number of tunes from her show at The Metropolitan Room and her recent albums.
The Fairchild Room: 2-4pm
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
PASSED hors d’Oeuvres
~ Portuguese Seasoned Goat Cheese Crostini
with Fresh Fruit and Honey
~ Portuguese Pulled Pork Mini Sliders
~ Cod & Potato Fish Cakes with Chipotle Aioli
~ Portuguese Roast Beef on Crostini with Horseradish Sauce
~ Smoked Salmon with Créme Fraîche on Cucumber
~ Vegetable Stuffed Mushrooms
Absolut Citron, splash of pomegranate liqueur, lemonade, cranberry juices
Absolut Berri Acai, Chambord, cranberry juice, sour mix
Absolut, olive juice, dash of tobasco, 3 olives
Jazz Singer Lisa Maxwell
with Mike McGuirk, Bass and Jay Azzolina, Guitar
For Brunch and Dinner, Executive Chef Milton Curillo will be preparing special Portuguese-inspired dishes.
Portuguese Frittata ~ Linguiza, Caramelized Shallots, Bell Peppers, Cueso Fresco, served with Potatoes and Fresh Fruit
Prosciutto & Portuguese Marinated Goat Cheese with Apricot
Lobster Paella :: Linguiza, Mussels, Clams, Calamari & Chicken
Join us before or after the show for Brunch or Dinner... Reservations strongly recommended!
Full Brunch Menu: www.theinnatnewtown.com/sunday_brunch.html
Full Dinner Menu: