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Young Audiences Arts for Learning 2016 Gala Dinner
November 17, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Young Audiences Arts for Learning celebrates its 64th Anniversary with the 2016 Gala Dinner honoring Arnold B. Baker and Tracee M. Dundas. The event will be held Thursday, November 17, 2016 at the historic and elegant Starlight Roof at the Waldorf Astoria beginning with a reception at 6:30 p.m., followed by dinner at 7:30 p.m. The evening will feature a performance by New York based violin sensation Damien Escobar. Following the Gala, YA will continue the celebration of the arts with drinks, dancing, and live music at the Gala After Party.
Over 500 guests are expected to attend the event, including educators, artists, government officials, and philanthropists. The Gala is chaired by Young Audiences board member, James H. Gellert and vice-chaired by Mary Ann Fribourg, Corinne P. Greenberg and Sue Ann Weinberg. This year’s Business Committee Chairman is James G. Benedict, Principal at Kidd & Company. Past Gala honorees have included Fiona and Stanley Druckenmiller, Elaine and Ken Langone, Paul Guenther and Gary W. Parr.