Listing: Complexions Contemporary Ballet 25th Anniversary Season

Complexions Contemporary Ballet Celebrates 25th Anniversary with Performances at The Joyce Theater! Featuring a World Premiere of “WOKE” and “ From Then to Now” as well as the NYC Premiere of “Bach 25” plus, a return performance of “Star Dust”. February 19–March 3, 2019 Complexions Contemporary Ballet (Complexions) celebrates its 25th anniversary season at The…

PHOTOS: Lang Lang International Music Foundation 10th Anniversary Concert Dinner

The Lang Lang International Music Foundation™ (LLIMF) raised more than 1.6 million dollars at their 10th Anniversary Gala Concert Dinner in New York City on Wednesday (October 10th), funding the organization’s efforts to educate, inspire, and motivate the next generation of music lovers and performers. The world-renowned pianist and creator of the foundation, Lang Lang,…

PHOTOS: together1heart Gala honoring Susan Sarandon & Danny Abeckaser

Susan Sarandon  celebrated her 72nd birthday early, alongside Danny Abeckaser Monday evening. The pair were honored by together1heart at their inaugural New York Gala at TAO Downtown. Together1heart works to end human trafficking and to support women’s rights globally. Susan showed up in a chic black pantsuit with flower embellishments on the collar. While walking the…

Listing: 2018 NYSPCC Food & Wine Gala

On Tuesday, November 6, 2018, The NYSPCC will hold its annual Food & Wine Gala at the Metropolitan Club in Manhattan. The evening will begin with a cocktail reception and wine tasting at 6:30 pm, followed by a special program and dinner featuring a one-of-a-kind menu by Chef Costas Spiliadis of estiatorio Milos. Anchor of Inside Edition and…

Misty Copeland To Open 2018 Dance Magazine Awards

Misty Copeland will open the 61st annual Dance Magazine Awards. The evening will honor Ronald K. Brown, Lourdes Lopez (presented by Darren Walker), Crystal Pite, and Michael Trusnovec (presented by Patrick Corbin). A special Leadership Award will be presented to Nigel Redden. Since 1954 the Dance Magazine Awards have recognized outstanding men and women whose…

PHOTOS: Hugh Jackman, Katie Couric, Anna Wintour at USTA Foundation Gala

Hugh Jackman and Deborra-lee Furness, Katie Couric, Anna Wintour, Vera Wang, and Gayle King showed their support at the United States Tennis Association Foundation Gala, which marked the opening night of the 2018 US Open.  Co-hosted by Billie Jean King and TV personality Michael Greenberg, the star-studded event at Arthur Ashe Stadium raised more than…

The Best and Worst Looks of the 2018 Met Gala

The Costume Institute’s spring 2018 exhibition—at The Met Fifth Avenue and The Met Cloisters— features a dialogue between fashion and medieval art from The Met collection to examine fashion’s ongoing engagement with the devotional practices and traditions of Catholicism. Serving as the cornerstone of the exhibition, papal robes and accessories from the Sistine Chapel sacristy,…

PHOTOS: YAGP Gala Brings Out Hollywood and Ballet Stars

Advancing young ballet dancers is Youth America Grand Prix’s mission.  Last evening at their ‘Stars of Today Meets the Stars of Tomorrow’ gala at Lincoln Center NBC’s Hoda Kotb took to the stage and addressed the standing room only crowd, “YAGP bridges the gap between young dancers and their education and performance opportunities. It sends…

PHOTOS: The Vienna Philharmonic Society Benefit

At a private club The Vienna Philharmonic Society presented The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra for over one hundred benefit guests. There are many grand fundraisers in New York, but some nights are special and this is always because of their hosts.  Although the Chairman of The Vienna Philharmonic Society, Marifé Hernández, was unable to attend, her attention was evident everywhere.  Resting comfortably at home, recovering…