Thursday February 14, 2013

IS183’s annual gala, "The Big Bang at the Energy Vortex," will take place from 6 p.m. to 1 a.m. on Saturday, March 9, at Berkshire Energy Vortex located in Lenox Commons.

This electro swing affair will include an auction, dinner and dance party benefiting the school for the visual arts. Dinner will be curated by Brian Alberg, executive chef of The Red Lion Inn.

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Seating at the dinner is limited; the deadline for purchasing tickets is Monday, March 4.

Tickets at all levels can be purchased online at or call (413) 298-5252, ext. 100. Dance party only tickets are available for $50.