carnegie hall presents
Monday, April 23, 2012 | 7 PM
Medal of Excellence Gala
Carnegie Hall honors Bill Cunningham for his extraordinary devotion to chronicling fashion for nearly 50 years, as well as inspiring philanthropy and recognizing the important place that arts, culture, and non-profit causes hold in the life of New York City.
This tribute supports the music education and community programs of Carnegie Hall's Weill Music Institute.
Vittorio Grigolo, Tenor
Honorary Gala Chairs
Joan and Sanford I. Weill
Annette and Oscar de la Renta
Sarah Jessica Parker
Mercedes T. Bass
Diane von Furstenberg and Barry Diller
Tina and Terry J. Lundgren
Elizabeth and Henry T. Segerstrom
Rotunda at Park Avenue Entrance
Dinner and Ceremony / Entertainment
Featuring Vittorio Grigolo
Junior Committee After-Dinner Dancing
Featuring DJ Cassidy
Location: The Waldorf=Astoria
Gala Benefit Tickets
Gala Dinner Tables (10 seats each) are $50,000, $25,000, or $15,000.
Individual Gala tickets are $2,500 or $1,500.
After Party -Only tickets are $250.
All gala tickets include a partially tax-deductible donation. There is no tax-deductible amount for after party-only tickets.
Ticket availability is limited. For further information please contact the Gala Office at 212-903-9679.