Creative Arts

Fleetwood Mac Named MusiCares Person Of The Year 2018

Two-time GRAMMY winners Fleetwood Mac will be honored at the 2018 MusiCares Person of the Year tribute on Jan. 26, 2018. The quintet — comprising Lindsey Buckingham, Mick Fleetwood, Christine McVie, John McVie, and Stevie Nicks — is the first band to receive the prestigious award. Fleetwood Mac will be honored as the 2018 MusiCares Person of the Year in recognition of their significant creative accomplishments and their longtime support of a number of charitable causes, including MusiCares, the premier safety net of critical resources for the music industry. Proceeds from the 28th annual benefit gala — to be held at Radio City Music Hall in New York City during GRAMMY Week two nights prior to the 60th GRAMMY Awards — provide essential support for MusiCares, whic...

Bid Now In Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation Art For Life Gala Auction

On the heels of their annual Art For Life Gala event, Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation (founded in 1995 by brothers Russell, Danny and Joseph "Rev. Run" Simmons) has launched an online auction to support their mission of providing disadvantaged urban youth with significant exposure and access to the arts, as well as providing exhibition opportunities to under-represented artists and artists of color. This year’s auction, hosted by partners at Charitybuzz, offers exclusive one-of-a-kind experiences unable to be found elsewhere. Now up for bid are items such as: • Meet Russell Simmons and Experience a 1-Week Internship at All Def Digital • Meet will.i.am with a Tour of His Creative Studio in Hollywood • Meet The Roots with 2 Tickets to “The Tonight Show wit...

Bid Now In Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation Art For Life Gala Auction

On the heels of their annual Art For Life Gala event, Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation (founded in 1995 by brothers Russell, Danny and Joseph "Rev. Run" Simmons) has launched an online auction to support their mission of providing disadvantaged urban youth with significant exposure and access to the arts, as well as providing exhibition opportunities to under-represented artists and artists of color. This year’s auction, hosted by partners at Charitybuzz, offers exclusive one-of-a-kind experiences unable to be found elsewhere. Now up for bid are items such as: • Meet Russell Simmons and Experience a 1-Week Internship at All Def Digital • Meet will.i.am with a Tour of His Creative Studio in Hollywood • Meet The Roots with 2 Tickets to “The Tonight Show wit...

Russell Simmons’ 2017 Art For Life Benefit Raises Over $1.1 Million

Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation (RPAF) raised over $1.1 million at its annual ART FOR LIFE Benefit on July 15th at Fairview Farms in Bridgehampton, NY. Chuck D and Russell SimmonsCredit/Copyright: Getty Images for Rush Philanthropic Arts FoundationProceeds from ART FOR LIFE benefit the Foundation’s signature arts education and gallery programs, which have directly served tens of thousands of inner-city youth over the past 20 years. The private gala, themed “Midnight at the Oasis,” was hosted by Soledad O'Brien. The evening honored Former President Consumer Beauty Division, Coty Inc., Esi Eggleston Bracey; rapper, author and producer, Chuck D; Chief Brand Officer, Uber, Bozoma Saint John; former President of Programming, BET Stephen G. Hill, and 2017 Featured Artist, Sa...

Russell Simmons’ 2017 Art For Life Benefit Raises Over $1.1 Million

Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation (RPAF) raised over $1.1 million at its annual ART FOR LIFE Benefit on July 15th at Fairview Farms in Bridgehampton, NY. Chuck D and Russell SimmonsCredit/Copyright: Getty Images for Rush Philanthropic Arts FoundationProceeds from ART FOR LIFE benefit the Foundation’s signature arts education and gallery programs, which have directly served tens of thousands of inner-city youth over the past 20 years. The private gala, themed “Midnight at the Oasis,” was hosted by Soledad O'Brien. The evening honored Former President Consumer Beauty Division, Coty Inc., Esi Eggleston Bracey; rapper, author and producer, Chuck D; Chief Brand Officer, Uber, Bozoma Saint John; former President of Programming, BET Stephen G. Hill, and 2017 Featured Artist, Sa...

The Actors Fund Celebrates FAME 35th Anniversary Reunion Concert

The Actors Fund — the national human services organization that helps everyone in performing arts and entertainment in times of need, crisis or transition — celebrated “FAME” 35th Anniversary Reunion Concert on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at The Troubadour in West Hollywood, California. A one-night-only celebration of the music and memories that made the television series “FAME” a worldwide phenomenon, this landmark reunion marked the first US concert by the cast since 1985. 100% of the proceeds from the event benefit The Actors Fund’s programs and services. The concert was headlined by “FAME” stars Debbie Allen (“Lydia Grant”), Jesse Borrego (“Jesse Valesquez”), Lee Curreri (“Bruno Martelli”), Cynthi...

EIF Presents: XQ Super School Live

XQ Institute and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) invite the public to help rethink the future of American high schools with a special one-hour event, “EIF Presents: XQ Super School Live.” The telecast will air live from Los Angeles on all four major U.S. networks – ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC – on Friday, Sept. 8 at 8:00-9:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed. “EIF Presents: XQ Super School Live” will combine live musical, comedy and documentary segments to bring to life the past, present and future of the American high school system. Audiences can expect to see the biggest stars from film, television, sports, music and digital media in the televised event. Over the past 100 years, the United States has gone from the typewriter to the touchscreen and ...

EIF Presents: XQ Super School Live

XQ Institute and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) invite the public to help rethink the future of American high schools with a special one-hour event, “EIF Presents: XQ Super School Live.” The telecast will air live from Los Angeles on all four major U.S. networks – ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC – on Friday, Sept. 8 at 8:00-9:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed. “EIF Presents: XQ Super School Live” will combine live musical, comedy and documentary segments to bring to life the past, present and future of the American high school system. Audiences can expect to see the biggest stars from film, television, sports, music and digital media in the televised event. Over the past 100 years, the United States has gone from the typewriter to the touchscreen and ...

Little Kids Rock To Honor Elvis Costello

Little Kids Rock will honor Elvis Costello at a special benefit event in New York on October 18. Little Kids Rock Honor Elvis CostelloThe evening will feature amazing live performances by an array of very special guests including Little Kids Rock students as well as delicious dining, libations, live and silent auction and more. The evening will also honor founder and CEO of City Winery, Michael Dorf, who has spent last 14 years producing tribute concerts at Carnegie Hall, raising over one and a half million dollars for programs that bring music education to deserving youths. More info can be found here. From: http://www.looktothestars.org/news/16825-little-kids-rock-to-honor-elvis-costello Related past articles G. Love To Perform At Little Kids Rock's 3rd Annual Spring Jam ConcertSt. Pau...

Little Kids Rock To Honor Elvis Costello

Little Kids Rock will honor Elvis Costello at a special benefit event in New York on October 18. Little Kids Rock Honor Elvis CostelloThe evening will feature amazing live performances by an array of very special guests including Little Kids Rock students as well as delicious dining, libations, live and silent auction and more. The evening will also honor founder and CEO of City Winery, Michael Dorf, who has spent last 14 years producing tribute concerts at Carnegie Hall, raising over one and a half million dollars for programs that bring music education to deserving youths. More info can be found here. From: http://www.looktothestars.org/news/16825-little-kids-rock-to-honor-elvis-costello Related past articles G. Love To Perform At Little Kids Rock's 3rd Annual Spring Jam ConcertSt. Pau...

Full Cast and Creative Team Announced For The Actors Fund’s FAME 35th Anniversary Reunion Concert

The Actors Fund — the national human services organization that helps everyone in performing arts and entertainment in times of need, crisis or transition — has announced the complete cast and creative team for their upcoming “FAME” 35th Anniversary Reunion Concert, to be held on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at The Troubadour in West Hollywood, California. A one-night-only celebration of the music and memories that made the series “FAME” a worldwide phenomenon, this landmark reunion marks the first US concert by the cast since 1985. Tickets are now on sale at www.actorsfund.org/Fame. Lee Curreri, who played “Bruno Martelli” in both the television series and the 1980 film, joins previously announced “FAME” stars Debbie Allen (&ldquo...

Full Cast and Creative Team Announced For The Actors Fund’s FAME 35th Anniversary Reunion Concert

The Actors Fund — the national human services organization that helps everyone in performing arts and entertainment in times of need, crisis or transition — has announced the complete cast and creative team for their upcoming “FAME” 35th Anniversary Reunion Concert, to be held on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at The Troubadour in West Hollywood, California. A one-night-only celebration of the music and memories that made the series “FAME” a worldwide phenomenon, this landmark reunion marks the first US concert by the cast since 1985. Tickets are now on sale at www.actorsfund.org/Fame. Lee Curreri, who played “Bruno Martelli” in both the television series and the 1980 film, joins previously announced “FAME” stars Debbie Allen (&ldquo...

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