FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
DATE:  April 24, 2008
CONTACT: Mia Cannon 361.825.2539 or 210.842.0233 (cell); or Cassandra Hinojosa 361.825.2337
   
Drag Show Provides Entertainment at ‘A Night under the Stars’ Alternative Prom at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

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WHO:  

The Islander Cultural Alliance and the Gay-Straight Alliance

WHAT: ‘A Night under the Stars’ Alternative Prom
WHEN:  Friday, April 25, from 7 p.m. to Midnight
(Best Media Opportunity: Arrive at 8:45 p.m. for Drag Show at 9 p.m.)
WHERE: WHERE: University Center, Bayview Room

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – The Islander Cultural Alliance and the Gay-Straight Alliance will hold its first “A Night under the Stars” alternative prom Friday, April 25, from 7 p.m. until midnight in the University Center, Bayview Room.

A drag show will begin at 9 p.m. The event, which will provide a safe environment for all regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity, will also include a deejay, dancing, mocktails and a photographer. Donations will be collected throughout the night for the Coastal Bend AIDS Foundation. The prom is free and open to anyone 17 or older with proper ID or SandDollars ID.