Drama League's 2014 Gala Online Auction, Featuring Dinner with Angela Lansbury, Launches Today
LES PAUL GUITAR, AUTOGRAPHED BY SLASH OF GUNS 'N' ROSES
The rock fan in your life will be over the moon with this Epiphone Les Paul Guitar autographed by Slash, the seminal lead guitarist of Guns 'N' Roses. Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2013, Slash is one of the most influential musicians working today. Other rock packages include signed guitars, jam sessions in studio, and guitar lessons from Mark Tremonti (Creed) and the legendaryLeslie West (Mountain).
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The auction will conclude at The Drama League's 30th Annual Musical Celebration of Broadway, which will honor Neil Patrick Harris onFebruary 3, 2014 at the famed Pierre Hotel (2 East 61st Street).
The black-tie gala, featuring dozens of stars from Hollywood and Broadway in a one-night-only evening of musical selections drawn from Mr. Harris's career, will be hosted by Whoopi Goldberg. Performers scheduled to appear include James Barbour, Becky Ann Baker, Katie Finneran, Kate Jennings Grant, Cady Huffman, Eddie Korbich, Marc Kudisch, Aaron Lazar, Norm Lewis, John Cameron Mitchell, Constantine Maroulis, Donna Murphy, Lisa O'Hare, Kal Penn, Bryce Pinkham and Lauren Worsham, with special appearance by Project Runway's Tim Gunn, among others (subject to change).
The black-tie gala supports The Drama League's educational initiatives for promising young artists. Delta Airlines, the official airline of The Drama League, Financier Patisserie, Carmine Minardi NYC, and Starbright Floral Designs are 2014 Gala Sponsors of The Musical Celebration of Broadway Honoring Neil Patrick Harris.
The Musical Celebration of Broadway brings together 500 of New York City's most influential arts supporters, celebrities, and luminaries for a black-tie evening of cocktails, dinner, and the acclaimed, unforgettable musical revue featuring dozens of stars from film, television and theatre.
The Musical Celebration of Broadway Honoring Neil Patrick Harris raises much-needed funds for the vital education programs of The Drama League Directors Project. Since 1984, The Drama League has honored exceptional artists whose talent and passion have served as a benchmark for others, including Kristin Chenoweth, Liza Minnelli, Angela Lansbury, Patti LuPone, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Chita Rivera, Rosie O'Donnell and Terrence McNally.
Ticket prices start at $750, which includes the cocktail reception, dinner, and all performances. For more information, please contact The Drama League at 212.244.9494 ext 27 or click on http://dramaleague.org.