Luncheon Programs

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Luncheon programs at Trumps Catering or Talmage Terrace start at 12 Noon, with the lecture starting at 12:30 PM.

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Dancing with Kings: The History, Traditions and Styles of Theatrical Dance
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Trumps Catering

Lisa Fusillo will share through lecture and demonstration the history and traditions of dance forms beginning with court dances of the renaissance, leading into the romantic ballets of the 19th century, and culminating with dances of the 20th and 21st centuries.

An American Masterpiece in Georgia:  Turbulence in the Post-war World of Paul Cadmus
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Talmage Terrace

Paul Cadmus’ Playground, often characterized as a visual study of adolescent sexuality, is much more. Provocative, clever, socio-political: it is equally a response to the uncertainties and exigencies of Post WW II America. A native of Sprott, Ala., William Underwood Eiland is the director of the Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia. He has a bachelor’s degree from Birmingham-Southern College and master’s and doctoral degrees from the University of Virginia. Eiland has edited and contributed to more than 60 publications. He has served on the boards of the American Alliance of Museums, the Southeastern Museums Conference and the Georgia Association of Museums and Galleries; was a trustee of the Association of Art Museum Directors; and was chairman of the Arts and Artifacts Indemnity Advisory Panel for the National Endowment for the Arts. Since 2013 he has been a trustee of the International Council of Museums. Among his many honors, Eiland recently received the American Alliance of Museums Distinguished Service Award, in recognition of his contributions to the field on a national level.

My Life in Law
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Trumps Catering
In remembrances spanning her legal career, Judge Tate will tell tales of some surprising discoveries she has made along the way. Born and raised in Monroe, GA, Judge Susan Tate is a Double Dawg, having received both her B.A. and J.D. degrees at UGA.  After 7 years in Atlanta working for the Department of Energy, she returned to Athens with husband, Jeff Tate, (now husband emeritus) a native of Athens with their two children and practiced law for 14 years.  She has been Probate Judge since January 1, 1997.

Trumping at Trumps 
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Trumps Catering

Bob Grafstein and Lief Carter review the highlights and low-lights of the first four months of the new administration.