At 89, Maurice Kanbar Launches Blue Angel Vodka to Fuel PhilanthropyAt 89, Maurice Kanbar Launches Blue Angel Vodka to Fuel Philanthropy
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2018

Blue Angel vodka, a new spirits brand, is being launched today by its founder Maurice Kanbar, who will donate its proceeds to benefit charitable causes. Maurice Kanbar, a spirits-industry legend, created one of world's best-selling premium vodka brands and sold it in 2002. Since then, he's given away tens of millions of dollars to charitable causes. Now, at 89 years old, he wants to do it one more time. (more...)

Alec Baldwin, Spike Lee Host NYU Tisch School of the Arts' 50th Anniversary Gala Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2016

NYU Tisch School of the Arts fetes its alumni honorees at its 50th Anniversary Gala, 'Celebrating the Past/Creating the Future,' tonight, April 4, 2016, at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Frederick P. Rose Hall. The gala event will be hosted by alumni Alec Baldwin ('94) and Spike Lee ('82). (more...)

Alec Baldwin, Spike Lee to Host NYU Tisch School of the Arts' 50th Anniversary Gala
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2016

NYU Tisch School of the Arts today announced its alumni honorees for its 50th Anniversary Gala, Celebrating the Past/Creating the Future, to be held on Monday, April 4, 2016, at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Frederick P. Rose Hall. The gala event will be hosted by alumni Alec Baldwin ('94) and Spike Lee ('82). (more...)

TRIANGLE: FROM THE FIRE Plays Judson Memorial Church, 3/23
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2011

Triangle: From the Fire, an original new dramatic oratorio about the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire, with music composed by Tony-nominated Elizabeth Swados and conceived and directed by Cecilia Rubino -- and written by Rubino with poet Paula Finn -- will be performed at a special theatrical five-day run to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire. (more...)

FROM THE FIRE Plays Judson Memorial Church 3/23-26
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2011

From the Fire, an original new dramatic oratorio about the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire, with music composed by Tony-nominated Elizabeth Swados and conceived and directed by Cecilia Rubino -- and written by Rubino with poet Paula Finn -- will be performed at a special theatrical five-day run to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire. (more...)

FROM THE FIRE Plays Judson Memorial Church
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2011

From the Fire, an original new dramatic oratorio about the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire, with music composed by Tony-nominated Elizabeth Swados and conceived and directed by Cecilia Rubino -- and written by Rubino with poet Paula Finn -- will be performed at a special theatrical five-day run to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire. (more...)

FROM THE FIRE Plays Judson Memorial Church
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2011

From the Fire, an original new dramatic oratorio about the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire, with music composed by Tony-nominated Elizabeth Swados and conceived and directed by Cecilia Rubino -- and written by Rubino with poet Paula Finn -- will be performed at a special theatrical five-day run to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire. (more...)

TRIANGLE: FROM THE FIRE Plays Judson Memorial Church, 3/23
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2011

Triangle: From the Fire, an original new dramatic oratorio about the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire, with music composed by Tony-nominated Elizabeth Swados and conceived and directed by Cecilia Rubino -- and written by Rubino with poet Paula Finn -- will be performed at a special theatrical five-day run to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire. (more...)

James Franco Joins Prominent Artists and Alumni at Tisch Gala
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2010

The Tisch School of the Arts announced today that Golden GlobeŽ Award Winner, James Franco, will join its annual gala, honoring Billy Crystal, Class of 1970. (more...)

James Franco Joins Tisch School of the Arts Gala Honoring Billy Crystal, Class of 1970
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2010

The Tisch School of the Arts announced today that Golden GlobeŽ Award Winner, James Franco, will join its annual gala, honoring Billy Crystal, Class of 1970. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
by BWW News Desk - Dec 29, 2008

Broadway, film, and television stars including - Alec Baldwin '94 (30 Rock), Broadway legend Elaine Stritch (At Liberty), Rainn Wilson '89 (The Office) and Mariska Hargitay (Law & Order: SVU) - were all on hand at Tisch on Stage, the annual gala benefiting NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. Baldwin, along with philanthropist and patron of the arts Iris Cantor; inventor, philanthropist, and patron of Tisch's Kanbar Institute of Film and Television Maurice Kanbar; and 'architect of American regional theater' Zelda Fichandler were honored at the gala on November 17th at the Frederick P. Rose Hall, Home of Jazz at Lincoln Center. (more...)

Baldwin, Stritch, Coen, Benanti and MORE to Attend Annual 'Tisch on Stage' Benefit at NYU
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2008

Broadway, film, and television stars ? Alec Baldwin '94 (30 Rock), Broadway legend Elaine Stritch (At Liberty), Filmmaker Joel Coen '78 (No Country for Old Men), Rainn Wilson '89 (The Office), Mariska Hargitay (Law & Order: SVU), Laura Benanti (Gypsy), and Ra?l Esparza '92 (Company) ? will be on hand at Tisch on Stage, the annual gala benefiting NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. Baldwin, along with philanthropist and patron of the arts Iris Cantor; inventor, philanthropist, and patron of Tisch's Kanbar Institute of Film and Television Maurice Kanbar; and 'architect of American regional theater' Zelda Fichandler will be honored at the gala on November 17th at the Frederick P. Rose Hall, Home of Jazz at Lincoln Center. (more...)

Baldwin, Stritch, Coen, Benanti and MORE to Attend Annual 'Tisch on Stage' Benefit at NYU
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2008

Broadway, film, and television stars - Alec Baldwin '94 (30 Rock), Broadway legend Elaine Stritch (At Liberty), Filmmaker Joel Coen '78 (No Country for Old Men), Rainn Wilson '89 (The Office), Mariska Hargitay (Law & Order: SVU), Laura Benanti (Gypsy), and Raul Esparza '92 (Company) - will be on hand at Tisch on Stage, the annual gala benefiting NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. Baldwin, along with philanthropist and patron of the arts Iris Cantor; inventor, philanthropist, and patron of Tisch's Kanbar Institute of Film and Television Maurice Kanbar; and 'architect of American regional theater' Zelda Fichandler will be honored at the gala on November 17th at the Frederick P. Rose Hall, Home of Jazz at Lincoln Center. (more...)

Billy Crystal to Host NYU Tisch Gala on December 4th
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2006

New York University's Tisch School of the Arts (TSOA) will honor three of its most distinguished graduates as well as pay tribute to two distinguished members of the Broadway theatre community at its annual Gala Benefit on Monday, December 4, 2006 at Broadway's St. James Theatre. (more...)