Happy New Year--!!! Gadzooks, it's the original First Night!! Boston 97 First Night, Boston, Mass.
The program is shaped like a comic book and has comic panels throughout to lead the reader through the program emphasizing the importance of art in people's lives and communities. The program lists activities, performances, contributors and staff members. There is a map and advertisements from corporate sponsors. Text on the front cover reads "Imagination! Creativity! Participation! Noon-midnight December 31, 1996."