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Bob Iger, Camila Cabello to be Honored at Save the Children Galas Photo Bob Iger, Camila Cabello to be Honored at Save the Children Galas
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 26, 2019

Save the Children, the international humanitarian organization, today announced that Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter¬†Camila Cabello¬†will be honored at ‚ÄúThe Centennial Gala: Changing The World for Children‚ÄĚ in New York City, while Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Walt Disney Company's¬†Robert A. Iger¬†will be honored at the ‚ÄúCentennial Celebration: Once in a Lifetime‚ÄĚ in Los Angeles. Both events are a culmination of the organization's 100th year anniversary and will celebrate Save the Children's mission to do whatever it takes for the most vulnerable children in the United States and around the world.

Andrea Bocelli and Keep Memory Alive Host Benefit Concert Photo Andrea Bocelli and Keep Memory Alive Host Benefit Concert
by Stephi Wild - Jun 22, 2019

Keep Memory Alive hosted 'An Extraordinary Evening with Andrea Bocelli,' an intimate concert experience at Shakespeare Ranch, a private Lake Tahoe estate in Glenbrook, Nev. Proceeds from the evening benefitted Keep Memory Alive, the Andrea Bocelli Foundation, and the Prostate Cancer Foundation.

Presenters Announced for the 47th AFI Life Achievement Award Gala Tribute to Denzel W Photo Presenters Announced for the 47th AFI Life Achievement Award Gala Tribute to Denzel Washington
by Tori Hartshorn - May 20, 2019

The American Film Institute (AFI) announced today the first wave of guest presenters who will celebrate Denzel Washington at the 47th AFI Life Achievement Award on June 6, 2019, at a Gala Tribute in Los Angeles. Chadwick Boseman, Jodie Foster, Jamie Foxx, Morgan Freeman (2011 honoree), Michael B. Jordan, Issa Rae, Julia Roberts and Cicely Tyson will all be in attendance to pay tribute to Washington's life and work. In addition, multitalented film, television and music video artist Melina Matsoukas (AFI Class of 2005) will receive the 2019 Franklin J. Schaffner Alumni Medal, recognizing her extraordinary creative talents.  

Cheap Trick, Juliette Lewis, Sara Gilbert, Sharon Osbourne To Celebrate Linda Perry Photo Cheap Trick, Juliette Lewis, Sara Gilbert, Sharon Osbourne To Celebrate Linda Perry
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 16, 2019

Cheap Trick, Juliette Lewis, Sara Gilbert, Sharon Osbourne, Willa Amai and more will come together at¬†Linda Perry & Friends: A Night At The GRAMMY Museum¬ģ¬†on Saturday, June 29. Proceeds from the benefit gala honoring Perry will provide essential support for the GRAMMY Museum Foundation¬ģ, a nonprofit organization dedicated to music education and preservation initiatives. More performers and guest artists to be announced soon. The gala will begin with a reception and silent auction that will take place on all four floors of the GRAMMY Museum.

Menzel, Hilty, Callaway, and More Feature in Starry Lineup for Stephen Schwartz Celeb Photo Menzel, Hilty, Callaway, and More Feature in Starry Lineup for Stephen Schwartz Celebration in LA
by Julie Musbach - Apr 10, 2019

The Wallis Annenberg Center for Performing Arts announces today An Evening of Wicked Fun Honoring Stephen Schwartz.

TASTE OF THE NATION for No Kid Hungry in Brooklyn on 4/17/19 Photo TASTE OF THE NATION for No Kid Hungry in Brooklyn on 4/17/19
by Marina Kennedy - Mar 24, 2019

Chef Amanda Cohen of Dirt Candy and Chef Hillary Sterling of Vic's will host New York City's Taste of the Nation for No Kid Hungry on April 17, 2019. The evening brings together dozens of the city's best chefs and mixologists - all to raise the critical funds needed to end childhood hunger in New York and across the US.

Photo Flash: Lionel Richie Honored at Keep Memory Alive's 23rd Annual Power of Love G Photo Photo Flash: Lionel Richie Honored at Keep Memory Alive's 23rd Annual Power of Love Gala
by Stephi Wild - Mar 17, 2019

Keep Memory Alive's 23rd annual Power of Love¬ģ gala at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday, March 16, brought top artists and cultural icons Shania Twain, Snoop Dogg, Anthony Anderson, NE-YO, Anthony Mackie, Miguel, Leona Lewis, Bernie Williams, John O'Hurley, Pedro Cap√≥, Greg Phillinganes, Peta Murgatroyd, and more together to honor music legend Lionel Richie and raise crucial funds and awareness for Cleveland Clinic Nevada.

Shania Twain to Honor Lionel Richie at Power of Love Gala Photo Shania Twain to Honor Lionel Richie at Power of Love Gala
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 13, 2019

Global Superstar Shania Twain will present Lionel Richie with an honorable award at Keep Memory Alive's 23rd Annual Power of Love¬ģ Gala on Saturday, March 16, at MGM Grand Garden Arena. The pair duetted on a re-recording of 'Endless Love' in 2012, hitting the top of the Billboard U.S. Hot Singles Sales charts. Twain will present Richie with an award in honor of his impactful musical contributions to the world and his support of Keep Memory Alive and its mission to find a cure for memory disorders by raising necessary funds for Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health.

CRAZY RICH ASIANS, A STAR IS BORN Among Winners from  Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Photo CRAZY RICH ASIANS, A STAR IS BORN Among Winners from Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards
by Kaitlin Milligan - Feb 18, 2019

The Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild (MUAHS, IATSE Local 706) announced winners of its 6th Annual MUAHS Awards in 21 categories of film, television, commercials and live theater, during a formal gala at the Novo by Microsoft at L.A. Live Downtown on Saturday night, February 16, 2019.  Winners in the Feature Motion Pictures categories include A Star is Born, Vice,Crazy Rich Asians and Mary Queen of Scots. Television winners included The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, American Horror Story: Apocalypse, Westworld and Dancing with the Stars. For the categories of Motion Picture Made for Television, winners include King Lear, Cocaine Godmother and Jesus Christ Superstar: Live and in Concert. 

Scoop: Upcoming Guests on GOOD MORNING AMERICA, 2/18-2/22 Photo Scoop: Upcoming Guests on GOOD MORNING AMERICA, 2/18-2/22
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2019

Get all the scoop on Upcoming Guests on GOOD MORNING AMERICA, 2/18-2/22, airing on ABC on Monday, February 18, 2019!

Scoop: Upcoming Guests on GOOD MORNING AMERICA, 2/18-2/22 Photo Scoop: Upcoming Guests on GOOD MORNING AMERICA, 2/18-2/22
by TV Scoop - Feb 15, 2019

Get all the scoop on Upcoming Guests on GOOD MORNING AMERICA, 2/18-2/22, airing on ABC on Monday, February 18, 2019!

Beat Bobby Flay Winner To Call Overland Park Convention Center New Home Photo Beat Bobby Flay Winner To Call Overland Park Convention Center New Home
by Stephi Wild - Jan 12, 2019

The Overland Park Convention Center is pleased to announce the appointment of Tim Freeman as the venue's new executive chef. An award winning chef, he brings a dynamic, innovative energy to the dining experience at the convention center.

David Lynch Announced as Latest Instructor for MasterClass in 2019 Photo David Lynch Announced as Latest Instructor for MasterClass in 2019
by Kaitlin Milligan - Dec 19, 2018

David Lynch is announced as the latest instructor for MasterClass in 2019. The Twin Peaks Director joins fellow Instructors Natalie Portman, Jodie Foster, Timbaland, and Neil Gaiman slated to launch classes in early 2019.

Mira Nair Joins MasterClass to Teach Independent Filmmaking Photo Mira Nair Joins MasterClass to Teach Independent Filmmaking
by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 27, 2018

 MasterClass, the online education company that enables anyone to learn from the best in the world, announced today that Oscar-nominated filmmaker Mira Nair will offer her first ever online class exclusively through its platform. In her new class on independent filmmaking, Nair will share her methods for directing powerful performances, maximizing budgets, and bringing authentic stories to life. Nair's class is now available at www.masterclass.com/mn. Enrollment for the class is $90 for lifetime access, or $180 per year for the All-Access Pass, which grants unlimited access to all new and existing classes.

The Dallas Opera Presents FABIANO, HYMEL & POLENZANI Photo The Dallas Opera Presents FABIANO, HYMEL & POLENZANI
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 15, 2018

The Dallas Opera is proud to present three of the most sought-after tenors of the 21st century as they perform a tremendously exciting program of classic opera arias, Broadway favorites and American standards.

Scoop: Upcoming Guests on THE TALK, 11/12-11/16 Photo Scoop: Upcoming Guests on THE TALK, 11/12-11/16
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2018

Get all the scoop on Upcoming Guests on THE TALK, 11/12-11/16, airing on CBS!

3Arts Awards Chicago Artists, $25,000 Cash Grants Photo 3Arts Awards Chicago Artists, $25,000 Cash Grants
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 5, 2018

3Arts, the Chicago-based nonprofit grantmaking organization, is honored to award 20 Chicago artists with unrestricted grants at the 11th annual 3Arts Awards Celebration, taking place tonight, November 5 at the Museum of Contemporary Art. The celebration will honor the ten annual 3Arts Awards recipients along with ten recipients of Make a Wave-an unprecedented artist-to-artist giving initiative.

The Gift Theatre's GIFT GALA 2018: The Next Chapter to Be Held November 14 At America Photo The Gift Theatre's GIFT GALA 2018: The Next Chapter to Be Held November 14 At American Writers Museum
by Julie Musbach - Oct 15, 2018

The Gift Theatre is pleased to present its 17th annual benefit, Gift Gala 2018: The Next Chapter, an evening of literature and libations, Wednesday, November 14, 2018 from 6 pm - 9:30 pm at one of Chicago's most exciting new cultural institutions: American Writers Museum

Art of Tea Offers On-The-Go Matcha Experience, Perfect as a Gift Photo Art of Tea Offers On-The-Go Matcha Experience, Perfect as a Gift
by Marina Kennedy - Oct 6, 2018

Shoppers are already searching for unique, show-stopping gifts for this holiday season. This year trend reports are showing that gifting is less about stuff and more about experiences. Gifters are now looking for something more memorable and participatory. Interactive dining is the new buzz-phrase in the restaurant world and trip experiences are now standard offerings from travel services like Airbnb.

Award-Winning Comedian Patton Oswalt To Perform At KÀ Theatre Today Photo Award-Winning Comedian Patton Oswalt To Perform At KÀ Theatre Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2018

Laugh the night away with Emmy and GRAMMY Award-winning comedian, actor and writer Patton Oswalt. He will perform his can't-miss stand-up comedy routine for one night only at KÀ Theatre Today, Sept. 22 at 9 p.m.

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