Photo Flash: Kelli O'Hara, Jane Lynch and More Honor John E. Waldron at Lincoln Center Fall Gala

Article Pixel

Last night, the Lincoln Center Fall Gala honored John E. Waldron for his continued support of the arts. The evening raised over $4 million in support of Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, and featured star-studded appearances and performances on the Adrienne Arsht Stage at Alice Tully Hall: Kelli O'Hara, Jane Lynch, Lynn Ahrens, Harolyn Blackwell, Sierra Boggess, Elli Choi, Amber Iman, Julie Kent, Storm Large, Marilyn Maye, Dianne Reeves, Bria Skonberg, Essential Voices USA, The DIVA Jazz Orchestra, and New York City Ballet principal dancers Sterling Hyltin and Tyler Angle.

John is president and chief operating officer of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. He is a member of the Goldman Sachs Management Committee and chair of the Firmwide Client and Business Standards Committee and Firmwide Reputational Risk Committee.

Previously, John was co-head of the Investment Banking Division (IBD) from 2014 to 2018. Prior to that, he was global head of Investment Banking Services (IBS)/Client Coverage for IBD and had oversight of the IBS Leadership Group, a group he founded in 2010. Earlier in his career, he was global co-head of the Financial Sponsors Group from 2007 to 2009, co-head of Leveraged Finance from 2005 to 2007 and co-head of the Media and Entertainment Group in IBD from 2002 to 2005. John joined Goldman Sachs in 2000 and was named managing director in 2001 and partner in 2002.

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (LCPA) serves three primary roles: presenter of artistic programming, national leader in arts and education and community engagement, and manager of the Lincoln Center campus. A presenter of thousands of free and ticketed events, performances, tours, and educational activities annually, LCPA offers a variety of festivals and programs, including American Songbook, Avery Fisher Career Grants and Artist program, David Rubenstein Atrium programming, Great Performers, Lincoln Center Emerging Artist Awards, Lincoln Center Out of Doors, Lincoln Center Vera List Art Project, LC Kids, Midsummer Night Swing, Mostly Mozart Festival, White Light Festival, the Emmy Award-winning Live From Lincoln Center, which airs nationally on PBS, and Lincoln Center Education, which is celebrating more than four decades enriching the lives of students, educators, and lifelong learners. As manager of the Lincoln Center campus, LCPA provides support and services for the Lincoln Center complex and the 11 resident organizations: The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Film at Lincoln Center, Jazz at Lincoln Center, The Juilliard School, Lincoln Center Theater, The Metropolitan Opera, New York City Ballet, New York Philharmonic, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, School of American Ballet, and Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.

Photo Credit: Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images for Lincoln Center.

Photo Flash: Kelli O'Hara, Jane Lynch and More Honor John E. Waldron at Lincoln Center Fall Gala
Kelli O'Hara

Photo Flash: Kelli O'Hara, Jane Lynch and More Honor John E. Waldron at Lincoln Center Fall Gala
Jane Lynch

Photo Flash: Kelli O'Hara, Jane Lynch and More Honor John E. Waldron at Lincoln Center Fall Gala
Tyler Angle and Sterling Hyltin

Photo Flash: Kelli O'Hara, Jane Lynch and More Honor John E. Waldron at Lincoln Center Fall Gala
Marilyn Maye

Photo Flash: Kelli O'Hara, Jane Lynch and More Honor John E. Waldron at Lincoln Center Fall Gala
Dianne Reeves

Photo Flash: Kelli O'Hara, Jane Lynch and More Honor John E. Waldron at Lincoln Center Fall Gala
Bria Skonberg

Photo Flash: Kelli O'Hara, Jane Lynch and More Honor John E. Waldron at Lincoln Center Fall Gala
Elli Choi

Photo Flash: Kelli O'Hara, Jane Lynch and More Honor John E. Waldron at Lincoln Center Fall Gala
Amber Iman

Photo Flash: Kelli O'Hara, Jane Lynch and More Honor John E. Waldron at Lincoln Center Fall Gala
Storm Large



Related Articles

More Hot Stories For You

Young Broadway Actress Laurel Griggs Has Passed Away
BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that young Broadway actress Laurel Griggs has passed away.... (read more)

Broadway-Bound KPOP Musical Announces Nationwide Talent Search
KPOP, the new musical conceived by Woodshed Collective and Jason Kim, written by Jason Kim (book), Helen Park and Max Vernon (music and lyrics), and d... (read more)

Reaction Roundup: FROZEN 2 - Check Out the Early Buzz For Disney's Anticipated Sequel!
Critics are unleashing their first reactions to Frozen 2, with many saying it is better than the original. The film officially opens in U.S. theater o... (read more)

CATS Film Will Miss the Deadline For Multiple Award Nominations This Season
It has been revealed that the upcoming Cats film will miss multiple awards deadlines for this upcoming award season.... (read more)

Photo Flash: Josh Groban Makes Guest Appearance At FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME
Last night, Josh Groban was a special guest at Freestyle Love Supreme!... (read more)

HADESTOWN Becomes First Musical Of 2018-2019 Season To Recoup Investment
Hadestown, the Tony Award-winning Best New Musical has become the first musical of the 2018-2019 Broadway season to recoup its initial investment of $... (read more)