Where: Hilton Park Lane
When: Sunday 10 May 2009
Guests: 715!!! (yes, 715!!!!!!)
Set: Impressive tall purple suede set with 2 large screens, stencil graphic of the Kisharon logo in the centre.
Lighting: 2 x moving Gobos around room with the Kisharon logo, LED colourbricks around room to create atmosphere, 2 x Gobos on outer panels of set with the words ‘Our Children Our Responsibility’, LED lights running along the bottom of the set to give a soft glow. Profiles and pinspots used throughout.
Film: another Maurer classic highlighting the devastating effect of giving birth to a child with learning difficulties and the necessity for a caring, inspiring and warm organisation like Kisharon to help families cope and enable independent living for the children with disabilities.
Guest speaker: Lord Strathclyde (a last minute replacement for Michael Gove MP)
The feedback: Thanks again for organising everything for yesterday’s event. You got the tone exactly how I wanted it and I thought the evening was elegant but relaxed.