MEDIA ADVISORY - Lt. Gov. Landrieu to speak at Shaw Center opening -- 03/03/2005
- MEDIA ADVISORY -
Judy Reese Morse
Friday, March 4th
Shaw Center for the Arts
During remarks at the Shaw Arts Center Preview Gala, Lt. Governor Landrieu will praise the Center’s generous benefactors and the hard work of many which made this exemplary public-private partnership possible. The Shaw Center represents a tremendous opportunity for Louisiana by demonstrating how various facets of the cultural economy can be brought together under one roof.
Landrieu will stress the importance of continuing to promote Louisiana’s Cultural Economy and harnessing its full economic power. Through the “Cultural Economy Initiative,” the Lt. Governor’s Office uses an innovative and entrepreneurial approach to transform arts and culture into a viable sector of the state’s economy.