Sam Harris to Headline Grand Opening of ilume Park with the Launch of His New Book, HAM: SLICES OF A LIFE
ilume Village is proud to announce the opening of ilume Park, a boutique, hotel-inspired community in the Oak Lawn/Cedar Springs neighborhood of Dallas, Texas. The grand opening celebration, starting at 7:00 pm on February 4, 2014, will feature stage, screen and television star Sam Harris launching his first book, "Ham: Slices Of A Life," a collection of short stories and essays about his journey through life.
Proceeds from the grand opening event at ilume Park will benefit the Red Party Foundation, Inc., a non-profit organization dedicated to Legacy Counseling, Inc., the largest provider of mental health services to those living with HIV/AIDS. Legacy Counseling, Inc., helps advance HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment and counseling services. For more information about Red Party, please visit: redpartydallas.org/about/.
"We are thrilled at the opportunity to partner with ilume Village for the opening of ilume Park," said Red Party Foundation Board President Jeff McKnight. "Along with ilume Village, we look forward to hosting Sam Harris for an entertaining evening and cannot wait to share his talents."
Sam Harris is a multi-platinum recording artist and has toured the globe in concert, including sell-out performances at New York's Carnegie Hall, Los Angeles' Universal Amphitheatre, London's West End and The Boston Pops. He also performed with Liza Minnelli in the duets show, "Schmooli & Minnooli." On television, Sam first came to national attention as the premiere winner on "Star Search." He was a series regular on the CBS comedy, "The Class," recurred on "Rules of Engagement," and has been interviewed by top hosts such as Jay Leno and Oprah Winfrey.
Harris will be reading excerpts from his newly released book and performing musical numbers live at 7:30 PM at Ilume Park.
"ilume Park is the expansion phase of ilume Village, where members experience double amenities in a socially connected, culturally sophisticated and centrally located environment," said Luke Crosland, owner of The Crosland Group and developer of ilume Park. "We take pride in giving back to our neighborhood and community with passion and consistency."