SARATOGA SPRINGS — Saratoga Performing Arts Center announces that its popular Action Council fundraising event “SPAC in Conversation,” formerly known as the Lecture Luncheon, will return with acclaimed travel and food writer Sylvie Bigar.
Moderated by SPAC President & CEO Elizabeth Sobol, the discussion will explore Bigar’s upcoming memoir Cassoulet Confessions: Food, France, Family and the Stew That Saved My Soul along with insights from her international travels and culinary adventures. Slated for Wednesday, October 19 at the Spa Little Theatre and the Hall of Springs, the event is also highlighted by a lunch inspired by Bigar’s book and “French Market Place” shopping.
The schedule of events: Conversation with Sylvie Bigar, Spa Little Theatre at 10 a.m.; Book Signing & Boutique Shopping, Hall of Springs at 11:30 a.m., and Luncheon, Hall of Springs at 12:30 p.m.
Cost to attend the fundraiser is $95 and includes admission to the discussion, Hall of Springs luncheon and the French Market Place shopping event. Tickets may be purchased at spac.org or by calling at 518.584.9330, ext. 142.