The Douglas Watt Family Fund for the Performing Arts Presents the 31st At Annual Fred & Adele Astaire Awards @ NYU's Skirball Center for the Performing Arts. A gala evening Celebrating the 2013's season's outstanding performances in Choreography & Film. 6:00 pm- 9:00 pm.
6:00 pm-7:15 pm: Red Carpet & VIP Cocktail Reception
7:30 pm-9:00 pm: Performance & Awards Presentation
9:00 pm- VIP After party in the Rosenthal Reception Hall
For ticket info & purchase visit: www.fredandadeleastaireawards.com or call (212) 992-8484
Fashion Institute of Technology and FIT Foundation invite you to their annual awards gala honoring George Kaufman, Kay Krill and Strefano Tonchi. Black tie. Reception at 7 & Dinner at 8
The Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) and the FIT Foundation will honor longtime supporter George Kaufman (chairman, Kaufman Organization), Kay Krill (president and chief executive officer, ANN INC.), and Stefano Tonchi (editor-in-chief, W magazine) at the college’s annual gala.
The Presenters include: Tony Bennett will present George Kaufman; Karolina Kurkova presenting to Kay Krill; Jessica Chastain will present to Stefano Tonchi
The Gala Chairs are: Pamela Baxte, Julie Greiner, Yaz Hernandez, Jane Hertzmark Hurdis, Joy Herfel Cronin, Liz Peek
Tickets Start at: $1000
Tables Start at: $15,000
For additional information email: email@example.com.
El Museo Gala 2013 Honoring Actor Raul Esparza, Presidente del Grupo Promérica Romero Ortiz Mayorga, Banco Itau Unibanco CEO Ricardo Vilella Marino Cocktails 7:00 pm, Dinner & dancing 8:00 pm
For more information visit https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pe/9769572
The Love Heals Junior Committee Presents 5th Annual Healed with a Kiss, Hosted by Annabelle Dexter-Jones Hannah Bronfman & Alexandra Richards @ 1OAK, 8:00 pm-11:00 pm. DJ Harley Viera Newton spins.
For ticket information call (212) 529-7935 or visit www.loveheals.org/kiss
TCG the national organization for theatre, will honor Ruth and Stephen Hendel and Ming Cho Lee with a Gala Evening @ The Angel Orensanz Foundation. 6:00 pm cocktails followed by dinner. Gala co-chairs: playwright Lydia R. Diamond and interior designer Jasmine M. Keller. The Gala honorary chairs:Anne Kaufman, Obie award-winning director; Nelle Nugent, Broadway producer; Judith O. Rubin, chairman of the board of Playwrights Horizons; and Liz Smith, columnist and “The Grand Dame of Dish”.
For more information about the Gala go to: http://www.tcg.org/events/gala/
For ticket purchase
6th Annual AC& C Spring Fling @ National Arts Club. 7:00 pm-9:00 pm, Cocktails and silent auction. $100 pp
LGBTQA 1st annual Lavender Awards @ Pace University 6:00 pm-9:00 pm, cocktails, screening, etc. introduction of the Trailblazer Award, Current Students and Alumni only. For more info visit www.pace.edu/lgbtqa-center
32nd Anniversary Gala Bomb Magazine @ Capitale.
6:30- 8:00 pm: Cocktails and Canapes
6:30pm-10:00 pm: Silent Auction
8:00 pm: Seated dinner and toasts
9:30 pm: Dessert and Final Bidding
For ticket purchase visit: www.bombsite.com/gala
The Breast Cancer Research Foundation Hot Pink Party w/Sir Elton John @ The Waldorf Astoria hosted by Elizabeth Hurley. 7:00 pm Cocktails, 7:45 Dinner, 9:00 pm performance. Black Tie w/ color theme
To purchase tickets visit http://www.bcrfhotpinkparty.org/ For more information, call 646-497-2606 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
University Settlement's 9th Annual Fine Wine Dinner & Auction, an evening at Lutece with Chef Andre Soltner, will be held @ 82Mercer. 6:00 pm Champagne Henroit Reception. 7:00 pm dinner and auction.
The benefit’s co chairs are, Sharon R. Egilinsky, and James K. Finkel. For one night only, celebrated Master Chef André Soltner will re-create the legendary menu and incomparable dining experience that was Lutèce. Savor an unforgettable selection of wines expertly paired with his award-winning cuisine, and enjoy dessert by Master Pastry Chef Jacques Torres and a live auction conducted by Lydia Fenet of Christie’s.
Committee of honor includes: Chef Francesco Berardinelli, Chef David Burke, Chef Cesare Casella, Gael Greene, Chef Emily Luchetti, Mr. and Mrs. Sirio Maccioni, Chef Jacques Pépin, Alan Richman, Chef Alain Sailhac, and Mimi Sheraton.
Wine Committee includes: Gary J. Baumann (Co-Chair), Sharon R. Egilinsky (Co-Chair), James K. Finkel (Co-Chair), Neil D. Aaron, Camilla Andersson-Schmidt, Paul W. Brandow, Susan Casey, Nancy Drosd, Renée Eubanks, Gary Fradin, Heather S. Goldman, Nicole Heyman Trevor Kempner, Janice M. Lee, Richard Medor, Lars Neubohn, Ronald S. Pohl, Benjamin Schall, Gail Schargel, Charles Schwartz. Stuart L. Shapiro, Kevin A. Stuessi, and Alan P. Winters.
Guest Sommeliers includes: David Autry, Wine Director and Sommelier, Aretsky’s Patroon Joe Campanale, Beverage Director and Partner, Epicurean Management André Compeyre, Chef Sommelier, Benoit Olivier Flosse, Wine and Beverage Director, (MARC) US Pascaline Lepeltier, Sommelier, Rouge Tomate John Ragan, MS, Wine Director, Union Square Hospitality Group Jonela Ruka, Sommelier, Bouley
Tickets- Individual $3,000. Patrons (2 attendees) is $10,000. Dinner Table (8 attendees) $25,000. Grand Cru (8 attendees) $40,000.
For more information and to buy tickets, go to: http://www.universitysettlement.org/us/news/events/
We Are Family HONORS:STING & TRUDIE STYLER
Humanitarian Award & Concert featuring performances by
Sting, Nile Rodgers & CHIC and Special Guests @ Manhattan. 7:00pm -8:00pm VIP Reception
Honoring extraordinary global citizens Sting and Trudie Styler a concert featuring performances by Sting and Nile Rodgers & CHIC and Special Guests
Tickets are available for VIP Tickets — $250 each
One Hour VIP Cocktail Reception with Open Bar & Hors d'oeuvres VIP Seating Arrivals start @ 6:15pm; VIP Reception @ 7:00pm; HONORS/Concert @ 8:15pm
CONCERT Tickets — $125 each Concert Seating
Arrivals start @ 7:15pm; HONORS/Concert @ 8:15pm
Ferrari, Harry Winston & Lanvin along with Dylan Brant, Martin Dawson, Amanda Hearst, Dalia Oberlander, Chloe Perrin, and Luigi Tadini, Dancing Co-Chairs invite you to the Un Ballo un Maschera-- The Black and White Masquerade Ball @ The Pierre 10:30 pm-1:00 am. Black Tie. For ticket information please call (212) 737-3141
Please join the Young New Yorkers for the Fight Against Parkinson’s committee and the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation (PDF) @ LAVO. 8:00 pm. Cocktails, a live auction and dancing with music provided by DJ Brenda Black. $150 pp.
Proceeds from the evening will benefit PDF’s Côté Clinical Genetics Initiative, which supports research to identify and understand the role of genetic markers in Parkinson’s disease.
G. Pennington Egbert III, Gregory and Barbara Romero, Jonathan E. Romero, Jr., and Missy Egbert Sheehan and William B. Sheehan are the Co-Chairs.
For ticket purchase visit: www.pdf.org/csny
Please Join ACRIA on Tuesday, April 2nd, on the Intrepid, for the 10th Anniversary of Jeffrey Fashion Cares @ Pier 86, The Intrepid. This year, Cyndi Lauper will present Jerry Mitchell with the Jeffrey Fashion Cares Community Leadership Award. Tickets are available at www.jeffreyfashioncares.org or by calling 212.809.8585 x286.
This year's silent auction is the best yet, featuring incredible experiences, luxury goods, and vacation getaways.
Gala Preview to the 2013 New York International Auto Show Hosted by Jeep @ Jacob Javits Center. Cocktails 6:00 pm-9:00 pm, Benefactor Dinner 8:30 pm.
For ticket information call (718) 292-7392 or visit www.galapreview.org
Young Patron Tickets are available in two price points (invitations are included below)
Ginger Ticket, $500: includes the cocktail reception, seated dinner, dessert, dance performance by the students and the Encore after party with an amazing DJ.
Coriander Ticket, $85: includes dessert, dance performance and the after party with an amazing DJ.
Both tickets are wonderful purchases; you can't go wrong either way! Mark my words, it's one helluva party and a night you'll wish went on forever :) Ballet may seem like a bad word to some, but March 11th will shine the art in a whole new light!!!
Tickets can be purchase over the phone, online or through the mail.Or you can access the page through the following link, https://net.sab.org/WinterBall
Love Heals 2013 Gala @ The Four Seasons. 6:30pm Cocktails, 7:30pm Dinner HONORING: Dana Auslander, Richard E. Farley and Mary Alice Stephenson
Sweetheart Sponsor- $50,000
Platinum Table- $25,000
Gold Table- $15,000
Silver Table- $10,000
Bronze Table- $7,500
Advocate Ticket- $2,500 (2 tickets)
Friend Ticket- $750
For more inforamtion or ticket purcahse visit: www.loveheals.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/Love-Heals-2013-Gala-Response-Form.pdf or call Jennifer Houston at 212-867-1117
The Parkinson’s Disease Foundation (PDF) CARNAVAL @ Slate 6:30 pm. Live entertainment by DJ Brenda Black, gourmet buffet dinner Samba. For further information and ticket purchase visit www.pdf.org/carnaval
Please join New Yorker's for Children for a unique holiday shopping celebration for a great cause - supporting the nearly 14,000 youth in foster care in New York City.
New Yorkers For Children will be the beneficiary charity of “Park Avenue Garage” – New York’s first Pop Up luxury garage sale. Some of New York’s most notable designers, fashion houses and individuals will be contributing a wide range of goods for the three-day consignment sale that will run from Thursday, December 13 through Saturday, December 15. 6:00 pm-9:00 pm
Thursday, December 13 has been designated as the Opening Night preview of the sale, at which NYFC will receive 100% of the income generated from the ticket sales (Tickets are $50). Additionally, 5% of the total gross sales from the three-day event will benefit NYFC. Please find the invitation attached below.
We hope that you will save the date and join us for this fun event! Tickets may be purchased on our website at www.newyorkersforchildren.org.
MOMA Friends of Education Jazz Interlude After Party Honoring Spike Lee @ MOMA. 6:30 pm-11:00 pm. Black tie.
Cocktails at 6:30 p.m.
Dinner at 7:30 p.m.
After-Party at 9:30 p.m.
A live performance by Terence Blanchard and Jason Moran
followed by DJ sets from Special Guests
produced by George Wein and Jason Moran. Black Tie
Tickets are available online. http://www.showclix.com/event/MoMAFriendsJazzInterlude
The Friends of Education, founded in 1993, is an affiliate group of The Museum of Modern Art. The mission of the Friends of Education is to foster a greater appreciation of art created by African American artists and to encourage African American participation in the activities and membership of MoMA. In addition to financial support, members provide invaluable assistance to the Museum’s outreach efforts to the African American community.
Past Jazz Interludes have honored Lois and Roland W. Betts and Elizabeth Catlett (2010), Agnes Gund and David Rockefeller Jr. (2008), Dr. Camille O. Cosby (2006), Dorothy Cullman (2004), and George Wein (2001), with a performance by Wynton Marsalis in 1998.
The Mission Society's Mission Bicentiennial Gala @ The Pierre. 6:00 pm Cocktails and Silent Auction 7:30 pm Dinner. Awards 9:00 pm Dancing with Ray Chew Entertainment. Honoring Honoring Kathryn C. Chenault, Esq. and Cicely Tyson
Special C0-Bicentennial Awards Citibank, N.A. and City Hall
HONORARY CHAIRS: Reverend Dr. Calvin O. Butts III and Dina Merrill Hartley; Chairs: Lloyd W. Brown II, Alicia Bythewood, Stanley H. Rumbough and Jean Shafiroff; VICE CHAIR: The Honorable David N. Dinkins, Alexis E. Thomas
HONOREES: Kathryn C. Chenault, Esq. will receive the Dina Merrill Hartley Public Service Award in recognition of inspirational volunteer efforts, philanthropic support and her long standing advocacy for children and youth. Legendary actress Cicely Tyson, will be celebrated for her artistry and her philanthropic. We will also celebrate two other New York City institutions that reach their bicentennials in 2012: Citibank, N.A. and City Hall.
MASTER OF CEREMONIES: Bill Ritter, Evening Anchor WABC-TV & 20/20 Correspondent
TICKETS: $1,000 - $2,500
TABLES: $10,000 - $100,000
For ticket purchase visit: www.nycmissionsociety.org
Inquiries call: Biddle & Bellidora Communications: 914-763-3843
The Food Allergy Ball 2012 @ Waldorf Astoria. 7:00 pm cocktails, 8:00 pm dinner. This year’s event will honor Heather Bresch, CEO of Mylan Inc., for her profound commitment to the safety of food-allergic children nationwide. Ming Tsai, the renowned chef and food allergy advocate, will receive FAI’s Lifetime Achievement Award, presented to an outstanding restaurateur who has demonstrated compassion for the food- allergic community.
There will be a special performance by Lilla Crawford, star of the Broadway musical Annie. Black-tie.
For ticket purchase please visit https://www.faiusa.org/FAB15
Children's Cancer & Blood Foundation Ball @ The Plaza. 6:30 cocktails, 7:30 dinner, program, and live auction. For ticket information and pricing email email@example.com or call (212) 297-4336
Proceeds to benefit the division on Pediatric Hematology & Oncology at the New York Presbyterian Hospital and Weil Cornell Medical Center
Join US for the We Are Family Foundation 2012 Celebration Gala @ Hammerstein Gala.Hosted by
Rosie Perez & Touré Honoring extraordinary global citizens
Sting & Trudie Styler Jeni Stepanek, Ph.D. (Mattie's Mom)
And, we'll celebrate with a concert featuring Nile Rodgers & CHIC with Legendary Special Guests 6:30pm Cocktail Reception 7:30pm Dinner, Live Auction, Concert.
To purchase rickets visit: wearefamilyfoundation.org
oin the PTDC Young Patrons and NYC dance community for an exciting evening. Dancers among us launch party
Featuring the dancers of the paul taylor dance company
a ptdc young patron event 7:00 pm
Come celebrate the release of Jordan Matter's Dancers Among Us (Workman Publishing) with the Company who inspired the project, Paul Taylor Dance Company. You'll have a chance to win great prizes, including posters and tickets to PTDC's season at Lincoln Center (with backstage passes!) This is a night to celebrate all the Dancers Among Us!
Ticket holders will received an autographed Dancers Among Us book and drink tickets! Tickets are limited - get yours today! For tickets please visit www.dancersamongus.com/launchparty
Party on the Plaza @ Avery Fisher Hall. 8:00 pm-11:00 pm. 600 New Yorkers to dance the night away overlooking the iconic Josie Robertson Plaza and Revson fountain at Lincoln Center. Cocktails, hors d’ouevres, music and dancing will be featured. Plus, a silent auction, virtual gift bags and an exclusive after party are in the works!
Tickets are $255 for non-members, $175 for members, and $400 for a ticket plus 12-month membership.
Money raised from this event will directly support arts education programs for students, teachers, families and adult audiences both on Lincoln Center’s campus and in classrooms across New York City.
Please see the attached invitation for more details and visit www.lincolncenter.org/Gala2012 to purchase tickets.
Audubon Young Members invite you to join Carlos Falchi . Alexis Maybank and Samantha Yanks for an evening benefit the Audubon Society--Save the Sound @ The Bowery Hotel. 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. The Bowery Hotel Rooftop. Hors d’oeuvres courtesy of Sonnier & Castle. Cocktails courtesy of Svedka, Blackwell Rum & Heineken.Music by DJ Mr Morris
Silent Auction items from top fashion designers, beauty brands, fitness professionals, chefs, artists, and more.
Benefit Chair: Ann Morrison Calvert Benefit Committee: Monica Brouwer, Stephanie Cozzi,
Juliet Falchi, Jennifer Ritter, Adrienne Rudkin, Peter Stamm, Morgan Scott, Elizabeth Wild & Eva Yean
Tickets start at $150. Purchase online by visiting: youngmembers.audubon.org
For Member RSVP or questions contact Jennifer Zaso at 212.979.3039 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The Skin Cancer Foundation Gala @ The Plaza.
6:00pm Cocktail Reception 8:00pm Seated Dinner and Awards Ceremony. Tables range from $17,500 to $50,000. Individual tickets are available for $1,750/person. RSVP: Ticket and Tables: Heather Simpson (212-725-5176; email@example.com
About: The Skin Cancer Foundation Gala is an annual event where Skin Sense Awards are given in recognition of exceptional achievement in skin health, including public education about sun protection and skin cancer prevention. This year’s event honors Genentech and The PGA Tour.
The 2nd Annual Dream Ball After Dark @ Cipriani. 9:30 pm - 12 midnight. To benefit the Look Good Feel Better program. DJ Harley Viera Newton spins. Cocktail chic attire. $175 pp for ticket purchase please visit: gala.acsevents.org/site
NYCDA 2012 Honors Mikhail Baryshnikov & Liza Minnelli @ NYU Skirball Cneter
Scheduled to perform: American Ballet Theater, New York City Ballet, Suzanne Farrell Baller, Ballet Hispanico
Additional appearances by:
Discounted $300 VIP Tickets are available by calling 855-NYC-5678 (Mon-Fri from 10-6). Mention ‘Cassandra Seidenfeld’, Honorary Co-Chair. Discount ends August 20th.
General Tickets and more info also available on line:
Since 2010, over 100 talented teenagers have benefitted from $5 MILLION + in scholarships awarded through the NYC DANCE ALLIANCE FOUNDATION and its College Partners!
Solar One's Revelry by the River @ Guastavino's. 6:00 pm cocktails. 7:00 om Dinner & Awards. This year, Solar One will honor Sir Richard Branson’s Carbon War Room and Board Member Jigar Shah with the Sustainability Achievement Award for their work to harness the power of entrepreneurs to unlock gigaton-scale, market-driven solutions to the climate crisis.
For ticket information email firstname.lastname@example.org or christine@BiddleandBellidora.com
Henry Buhl and the Association of Community Employment Programs forthe Homeless invite you to the ACE 20th Anniversary Gala @ Sotheby's. 6:30 Cocktails.Dinner 8:00 pm A show of Hands Photographs from the Collection of Henry Buehl. For ticket price and further information call Sandra Sanches at (212) 274-0100 or email ssanches@ acenewyork.org
The Paul Taylor Dance Company Young Patrons Invite You to...A Parisian Party in NYC! 7: 00pm-10:00 pm
Join the Paul Taylor Dance Company Young Patrons for drinks and hors d'oeuvres (French wine and French fare) as we kick off a sizzling summer tour to Paris, France. Come party with your friends and the Company dancers on the Lower East Side and wish these amazing artists Bon Voyage! This unforgettable evening includes a showing of Mr. Taylor's Brandenburgs at 8 pm.
Each party ticket is $40 in advance or $50 at the door. Tickets are now on sale. For more information please visit: http://paultayloryoungpatronsbonvoyage.eventbrite.com/
Young Patrons Planning Committee
Deirdre Dunn and Walter Weil
David and Alison Gelles
Children's Rights 1st Annual Spring Young Leaders @ 49 Grove. 7:30 pm-10:30 pm. Open bar: Wine, Prosecco, Beer, Milano Vodka. See invite for full DETAILS
VIP Younge Leaders Table: $500
Young Leaders Ticket: $75
Young Professionals Ticket: $ 50
To Purchase tickets call (646) 216-3315 or email email@example.com
To RSVP email events @ childrensrights.org
Museum Gala @ Jewish Children's Museum. 9:00 pm- 1:00 pm. Transportation will be provided will provided to the museum. Black Tie Optional. Sushi Bar, Light Bites and Sweet Treats. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit jcm.museum/ylc
The 30th Annual Fred and Adele Astaire Awards @ Skirball Center for Performing Arts
Presented by Ava Astaire
and The Douglas Watt Family Fund
for the Performing Arts
6:00 Red Carpet & Cocktails
7:30 Award Ceremony
We will be honoring Liza Minnelli with
The Douglas Watt Lifetime Achievement Award and
paying tribute to the work of Bob Fosse and Gwen Verdon.
This year's award ceremony is dedicated to our friend,
Director: Joe Lanteri
Producer: Patricia Watt
Associate Producer: Sarah Bierstock
Honorary Chairs Emeritus: Jacques Azoulay &
The Countess LuAnn de Lesseps and Wendy Federman
Honorary Chairs: Kathleen Raitt
Gala Chairs: Carolyn Kendall Buchter & Alix Michel
Benefit Chairs: Cassandra Seidenfeld Lyster & Sara Johnson Kaplan
TICKETS: CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE
6:00 VIP Red Carpet Cocktail Party
Prime Awards Seating
*VIP After Party
*Celebrating with Nominees, Recipients and Performers
*Full VIP PRIME tables of 10 can be purchased at $3800 prior to
April 30th, 2012
PRE-SHOW COCKTAIL & SHOW
7:00 Please join us for a Pre-Show Red Carpet & Cocktail Party
Rear Orchestra (all seats have full, unobstructed views)
*Limited Number of Tickets Available
Balcony Seating (all seats have full, unobstructed views)
Please visit for ticket purchase: http://www.theastaireawards.org/tickets.html
The 1st Annual Leveraged Finance Fights Sunset Cocktials on the Park @ Bryant Park Cafe. 6:30 pm-8:30 pm. Honoring Dr. Jedd. D. Wollchok.
For ticket information email or LeveragedFinance@studio3nyc.com or call 212-367-7950
Hale House Center Spring Dinner Dance 2012 @ Prince George Ballroom hosted Patricia Clarkson. Cocktails 7:00 pm, Dinner 8:00 pm. Black tie. Lauran and Justin Tuck ( NY Giants) will be honored. For more information please contact development@ halehouse.org or visit www.halehouse.org
Solving Kids' Cancer Spring Celebration 2012 hosted by Donna Karan, Russell James, and Ali Franco @ Gotham Hall. 6:30 pm- 10:30 pm.
Cocktails: 6:30 pm
Dinner: 7:00 pm
Program: 8:15 pm
Cocktail attire. Please visit www.solvingkidscancer.org/give/events for ticket purchase
Quest Magazine & Meera Gandhi's Giving Back Book Launch @ Museum of Arts & Design, at the Barbara Tober Grand Atrium. . 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm. RSVP to email@example.com or call (212) 299-7751
*books will be sold at $50 + all proceeds go benefit the Museum of Arts & Design, The Giving Back Foundation and Associated Charities.
Trevor Live New Kickoff Party @ 419 West 53rd St. 7:00 pm-9:00 pm, Cocktails served. This is a kickoff fundraiser in support of the Trevor Project's Annual event. To RSVP please visit : http://www.thetrevorproject.org/trevorlivekickoff
Carbon 3rd Annual Spring Charity Soiree @ Center 548. 8:00 pm-12 Midnight. Join New York’s movers and shakers for an artistic feast for the senses complete with live performances by award winning artists, a contemporary art exhibition and sale curated by Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation, New York’s top DJs, a silent auction of one-of-a-kind experiences and luxury items, hors d’oeuvres by renowned caterers and a sponsored open bar. The fundraising event will support arts education in underserved New York communities by raising funds for the education programs of Lincoln Center and, in part, Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation. Tickets $250 each.
For ticket purchase visit: http://aboutlincolncenter.org/support/support-overview/event-calendar/carbon-copy
Cool vs. Cruel @ Story. 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Cocktails & Hours D'oeurvres. The Humane Society of the US and The Art Institutes are hosting a celebration to recognize Johana Zara, a Fashion Design Diploma student from The Art Institute of Vancouver, as the grand prize winner of the seventh annual Cool vs. Cruel Fashion Design Competition.
The Cool vs. Cruel Competition challenges fashion students from The Art Institutes throughout the United States and Canada to reinterpret and replace animal fur on runway looks by famous designers.
Selecting the winner and invited to attend are designers John Bartlett, Victoria Bartlett, Marc Bouwer, Ally Chomer, Leanne Hilgart and Elizabeth Olsen; fashion photographer Nigel Barker; PAPER Magazine editor Mickey Boardman; and The Discerning Brute blog founder Joshua Katcher. Zara earned first place with her Fendi-inspired piece using faux-fur, faux-suede and polyester chiffon.
See the top Cool vs. Cruel Competition fashion entries on display and meet the winner. This event is by invitation only.
On Monday May 7th The Nominating Committee of the 30th Annual Fred & Adele Astaire Awards will announce the nominees for this year’s awards @ The Lamb’s Club. 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. Cocktail reception. Invite-only.
Outstanding Male Dancer in a Broadway Show, Outstanding Female Dancer in a Broadway Show, Outstanding Choreographer for a Broadway Show, Outstanding Choreographer for Film, and Outstanding Director for Dance Documentary.
Bomb Magazine's 31st Anniversary Gala @ Capitale. The evening's honorees are Klaus Biesenbach, Marsha Norman, Richard Serra. Toasters will be made by Patti Smith, Theresa Rebeck, and Hal Foster. Preview of the silent auction, cocktails, dinner and the Toasts to the Honorees follow.
6:30 to 8pm Cocktails and Canapés
6:30 to 10:30pm Silent Auction
8pm Seated Dinner and Toasts
10pm Dessert and Final Bidding
at Silent Auction
Dana Farouki, Eric Fischl,
Agnes Gund, Dorothy Lichtenstein,
and Diana Widmaier Picasso
Chairman of BOMB’s Board of Trustees, Klaus Kertess, will be joined by Co-Chairs Dana Farouki, Eric Fischl, Agnes Gund, Dorothy Lichtenstein, and Diana Widmaier Picasso.
Art for the silent auction has been donated by artists including: Marina Adams, Laurie Anderson, Richard Artschwager, Jennifer Bartlett, Valérie Belin, Elena Berriolo, Sanford Biggers, Dianne Blell, Andrea Blum, Bjorn Copeland, the Estate of Paul Dickerson, Peter Fend, R.M. Fischer, Sally Gall, Liam Gillick, Abby Goldstein, Terence Gower, Jane Hammond, Ellen Harvey, Joan Jonas, Jennie C. Jones, Shirley Kaneda, Jane Kaplowitz, Deana Lawson, Anthony McCall, Suzanne McClelland, John Miller, James Nares, Shirin Neshat, John Newman, Charles Thomas O'Neil, Tom Otterness, Clifford Owens, Roxy Paine, Sheila Pepe, Jimmy Raskin, Lucy Raven, Toni Ross, Alexander Ross, the Estate of Fred Sandback, Michelle Segre, David Shapiro, Tom Slaughter, Sally Smart, Keith Sonnier, Eve Sussman, Fred Valentine, Daniel Wiener, Michael Williams, Martha Wilson, Terry Winters, B. Wurtz, Lisa Yuskavage and Tamara Zahaykevich.
The evening’s Benefit Committee includes: Marina Abramović, The Asen Foundation/ Scott Asen, Luhring Augustine, Elizabeth Baker, Mahnaz & Adam Bartos, Ross Bleckner, Karin Waisman & Carlos Brillembourg, Helaine & Paul Cantor*, Amy Cappellazzo, John Silberman & Elliot Carlen, Rosemary Carroll*, Cheim & Read, Jane & James Cohan, Francisco Costa, Ward Cunningham-Rundles, Jennifer Clifford Danner & William Danner, Gabriella De Ferrari, Jane DeBevoise, Michele Oka Doner* & Frederick Doner, Pat Steir & Joost Elffers, Cary Brown-Epstein* & Steven Epstein, Giuliana Bruno & Andrew Fierberg, Gagosian Gallery, Gladstone Gallery, Marian Goodman Gallery, April Gornik, Anthony Grant, Carol Greene, Tom Healy, James Hedges, Barbara Hoffman, Steven Holl, Steve Incontro & David Josset, Ada & Alex Katz, Heather M. Kirby*, Nicole Klagsbrun, Rhiannon Kubicka, Susan Rose & Alan Lafer, Sydie Lansing, Melva Bucksbaum & Raymond Learsy, Ann Tenenbaum & Thomas H. Lee, Ursula & Paul Lowerre, Christina Weiss Lurie, Paula Cooper & Jack Macrae, Sylvia Plimack Mangold & Robert Mangold, Henry McNeil, Francine Prose & Howie Michels, Gregory R. Miller, Lybess Sweezy* & Ken Miller, Stacey Mindich Productions LLC, Edward Tyler Nahem*, David Nolan, Tim Nye*, Elizabeth Paw, Amy & John Phelan, Sheikha Hoor Al Qasimi, Jane Rosenblum*, Mimi Thompson & James Rosenquist, Clifford Ross, Schreck Rose Dapello & Adams, Ellen Phelan* & Joel Shapiro, Alanna Heiss & Fred Sherman, Cindy Sherman, Carolyn Angel & Adam Shopkorn, Katherine Farley & Jerry I. Speyer, Sue Scott & Michael C. Stanley, Russ Steele, Alex McNear & Robby Stein, Billy Sullivan, Diana Leyden & Philip Sussler, Carmen Boullosa & Mike Wallace (an asterisk indicates a BOMB trustee).
Décor by Madeline Weinrib, music supplied by David Humphrey, select frames provided by Minagawa Art Lines. The web design is by Fred Krugoff and Rick Frankel. BOMB also acknowledges the generous contribution of their sponsor, Tito’s Vodka.
To view the art for the silent auction and place absentee bids go to: paddle8.com/forgood/bomb
Tickets can be purchased at BOMBsite.com/gala
Achieving Leadership's Purpose 2012 Leadership Benefit Breakfast. 9:00 am- 11:00 am. Event honors Melissa Fernandez, Melvin Jackson, L'Heureux Lewis, David "Buddy" Orange, Khrri Shabazz, Andrea Rogers, Danielle Le Blanc
$60 Advanced Tickets, $80 at the Door. For ticket purchase visit: http://2012alpleadershipbenefitbreakfast.eventbrite.com/
Theatre Communications Group 50th Anniversary Gala @ Espace. 6:00 pm cocktails, 7:00 pm dinner, festive attire.
Judith O. Rubin
The Shubert Foundation
Special Performances from TCG Member Theatre Productions. For more information please & ticket purchase contact: TCG 50th Anniversary Gala c/o JKS Events 212.725.2960 or TCG@Jksevents.com
The Glimmerglass Festival Gala @ The Metropolitan Club. The 2012 Glimmerglass Festival mainstage productions include Verdi’s Aida, starring Eric Owens and 2011 Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions Winner Michelle Johnson as Aida Willson’s The Music Man, Lully’s Armide and Kurt Weill and Maxwell Anderson’s Lost in the Stars. The productions will run in rotation July 7 through August 25 in the Alice Busch Opera Theater in Cooperstown, New York. The mainstage productions will be supplemented by special performances, concerts and lectures throughout the season.
Tickets start at just $26 and youth tickets (ages 6-18) start at $10 when accompanied by an adult. Please Call Jake Anderson at (607) 547-2255 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Jeffrey Fashion Cares 2012 a dazzling evening of cocktails, fashion and models @ US Intrepid. It’ 2012 Honorary Chair is Chloë Sevigny. 6:30 pm VIP Reception, 7:30 pm; General Reception; Runway,9:00 pm. For ticket purchase please visit: www.jeffreyfashioncares.org or call 212-805-8585 x286
The annual fashion fundraiser benefits the LGBT community and those living with HIV/AIDS. *event raises funds for four organizations: Lambda Legal; The Hetrick-Martin Institute; the AIDS Community Research Initiative of America (ACRIA); and The Point Foundation.