Women's ENews Announces Cheryl Wills As Host Of Its 20th  ENews 21 Leaders For The 21 Photo Women's ENews Announces Cheryl Wills As Host Of Its 20th ENews 21 Leaders For The 21st Century Awards Gala
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2020

Lori Sokol, PhD, Executive Director and Editor-in-Chief of Women's eNews, has announced the Host, Honorary Gala Chair, and Honorary Gala Co-Chairs for the 20th annual 21 Leaders for the 21st Century Awards gala, which will take place on May 4th at Club 101 in New York City.

21 Leaders For The 21st Century Awards Gala Announces Host & Gala Chairs Photo 21 Leaders For The 21st Century Awards Gala Announces Host & Gala Chairs
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2019

Lori Sokol, Executive Director of Women's eNews, today announced the Host, Honorary Gala Chair, and Honorary Gala Co-Chairs for the 19th annual '21 Leaders for the 21st Century' Awards gala, which will take place on May 6th at Club 101 in New York City.

Photo Coverage: BroadwayWorld Remembers Those We've Lost in 2018 Photo Photo Coverage: BroadwayWorld Remembers Those We've Lost in 2018
by Walter McBride - Dec 31, 2018

As 2018 comes to a close, we are reflecting on those we have lost in the Broadway and theatre communities throughout the year.

VIDEO: Kathy Ireland: Elizabeth Taylor Ran Underground Network To Provide HIV Drugs
by Michael Dale - Dec 2, 2015

Though Elizabeth Taylor was well known for AIDS activism, she also secretly provided medication to those who were suffering.

Photo Coverage: On the amfAR 2015 New York Gala Black Carpet with Paris Hilton, Kendall Jenner, and More!
by Walter McBride - Feb 16, 2015

amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, raised over $2 million at its annual New York Gala on February 11, 2015 at Cipriani Wall Street. BroadwayWorld was there and brings you photos from the black carpet below! And be sure to check out Part 1 here!

Photo Coverage: On the amfAR 2015 New York Gala Black Carpet - Part 1
by Walter McBride - Feb 15, 2015

amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, raised over $2 million at its annual New York Gala on February 11, 2015 at Cipriani Wall Street. BroadwayWorld was there and brings you photos from the black carpet below! And be sure to check out Part 2 here!

HBO Debuts THE BATTLE OF AMFAR Today
by TV News Desk - Dec 2, 2013

Directed by Rob Epstein (HBO's Oscar-winning 'Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt') and Jeffrey Friedman (HBO's Emmy-winning 'The Celluloid Closet'), and executive produced by iconic New York fashion designer and amfAR chairman Kenneth Cole, THE BATTLE OF AMFAR tells the story of the unlikely pairing of these extraordinary women, who came together to fight the disease. To mark World AIDS Day, the thought-provoking documentary had a sneak peak yesterday, DEC. 1 (3:45 p.m.-4:30 p.m. ET/PT) on HBO2, followed by its prime-time debut tonight, MONDAY, DEC. 2 (9:00-9:45 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO.

HBO to Debut THE BATTLE OF AMFAR, 12/2
by TV News Desk - Nov 26, 2013

In the darkest days of the AIDS pandemic, two very different women – Hollywood superstar Elizabeth Taylor and research scientist Dr. Mathilde Krim – joined forces to create amfAR (American Foundation for AIDS Research), America's first AIDS research foundation. The fight against HIV/AIDS would never be the same again.

Retro Productions' The Baltimore Waltz Sets Special Talk Back Guests
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2013

In this humorous allegory for the AIDS crisis in the 1980s, Anna, an unmarried schoolteacher, is diagnosed with ATD (Acquired Toilet Disease). It's fatal and mysterious, so she and her brother Carl take off for a dream tour of Europe before the inevitable happens. As Anna drowns herself in the sensuality of food and sex, Carl becomes involved in a wild Third Mannish espionage scheme to find a cure for his sister. But the cracks in the story start to widen and soon the audience becomes aware that they are engaged in Anna's fantasy attempt at keeping her brother's spirit alive when she cannot save his life.

HBO Announces Documentaries from Whoopi Goldberg, Alec Baldwin & More
by TV News Desk - Jul 26, 2013

HBO announced plans for a series of documentaries which will air this fall on the cable network

Twentieth Century Fox and Bulgari Partner for CLEOPATRA 50th Anniversary
by Movies News Desk - May 6, 2013

Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, in partnership with Bulgari, is pleased to announce a global celebration fit for a queen to commemorate CLEOPATRA's 50th anniversary and pay tribute to the enduring legacy of its stars, Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton.

Ben Stiller Among Line-Up for 2013 Tribeca Film Festival Talks Series
by Movies News Desk - Mar 21, 2013

The 2013 Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), presented by American Express, today announced its lineup for the 2013 Tribeca Talks panel series.

ABC to Celebrate GENERAL HOSPITAL'S” 50TH ANNIVERSARY
by TV News Desk - Mar 18, 2013

ABC has joined forces with amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, in celebration of GENERAL HOSPITAL'S" 50TH ANNIVERSARY with an exciting storyline integration. Approaching 50 historic years on ABC on April 1

2013 Tribeca Film Festival Announces Short Film Selections
by Movies News Desk - Mar 11, 2013

The 2013 Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), presented by founding sponsor American Express, today announced its lineup of 60 short films, 30 of which are world premieres-a record number for the Festival-and a special screening.

2013 Sundance Film Festival Announces Short Film Program
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2012

Sundance Institute announced today the program of short films selected to screen at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival, January 17-27 in Park City, Salt Lake City, Ogden and Sundance, Utah. The 2013 Short Film program is comprised of 65 short films selected from a record 8,102 submissions (427 more than for the 2012 Festival).

Natasha Richardson To Be Honored At AmfAR Gala
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2010

Natasha Richardson is set to be honored posthumously at the amfAR gala on February 10.

Natasha Richardson To Be Honored At AmfAR Gala
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2010

Natasha Richardson is set to be honored posthumously at the amfAR gala on February 10.

Photo Coverage: amfAR and Broadway Stars Honor Jerry Mitchell
by BWW - Jun 11, 2008

On Monday June 9th, 2008 amfAR presented Honoring with Pride: Honoring Jerry Mitchell: A celebration of the gay and lesbian community's response in the fight against HIV/AIDS. The event featured Taylor Dayne and was hosted by Mario Cantone. In addition to Jerry Mitchell the event honored Julie Davids and the company Kiehl's Since 1851.

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 6/3/2008
by Rachel Schwartz - Jun 3, 2008

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 6/3/2008.

amfAR Honors Jerry Mitchell at 'Honoring with Pride'
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2008

amfAR's presents Honoring with Pride: Honoring Jerry Mitchell: A celebration of the gay and lesbian community's response in the fight against HIV/AIDS on June 9th.

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