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The Week Ahead: October 23-27 on the AVENUE

Monday, October 23, 2017
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What’s going on this week in New York:


Lincoln Center Fall Gala


Monday, October 23, 6:30 p.m.


Alice Tully Hall, Broadway at 65th Street, New York


The Lincoln Center Fall Gala will honor former United States Ambassador to France and former United States Ambassador to Monaco, Jane Hartley; and Lincoln Center Trustee Ralph with the Lincoln Center Distinguished Service Award for philanthropic leadership in the arts. The evening will include a performance featuring Oscar and Grammy award-winner, Melissa Etheridge and multiple Grammy award-winner, Emmylou Harris.


For tickets and additional information, visit lincolncenter.org.


 


2017 National Arts Award


Monday, October 23, 6:30 p.m.


Cipriani 42nd Street, 110 East 42 Street, New York


The National Arts Award will celebrate those who have exhibited outstanding leadership in the visual and performing arts, arts education, and philanthropy.


For tickets and additional information, visit americansforthearts.org.


 


Rita Hayworth Gala


Tuesday, October 24


Cipriani 42nd Street, 110 East 42 Street, New York


The 34th annual Rita Hayworth Gala, chaired by Karyn Kornfeld, Robin Meltzer and Daryl Simon, will raise money for the Alzheimer’s Association. The event will be emcee’d by Willie Geist.


For tickets and additional information, visit alz.org.


 


Archives of American Art Annual Benefit


Tuesday, October 24, 7 p.m.


583 Park Avenue, New York


The Archives of American Art Annual Benefit celebrates the unique contributions of significant artists, collectors, dealers, historians and philanthropists in the American art world.


For tickets and additional information, visit aaa.si.edu.


 


StoryCorps Gala


Wednesday, October 25 


Capitale, 130 Bowery, New York


StoryCorps’ mission to the preserve and share in order to build connection between people and create a more just and compassionate world.  The event will honor Dr. Rajiv Shah of the Rockefeller foundation. 


For additional information, visit storycorps.org.


 


Step Up Sixth Annual Power Hour


Thursday, October 26, 6-9 p.m.


The Harvard Club, 35 West 44th Street, New York


Power Hour celebrates the impact of mentorship, bringing together influential names while raising funds for Step Up’s after-school and weekend mentorship programs for teen girls living or going to school in under-resourced communities. The event will fête Mentorship Champion Linda Yaccarino, and Serena, who participates in Step Up’s after-school programs at The Young Women’s Leadership School of East Harlem as a member of the Class of 2018. Hola Kotb will serve as emcee.


For tickets and additional information, visit suwn.org/ph.


 


The Opening Night of TEFAF New York Fall


Friday, October 27, 6–9 p.m.


Park Avenue Armory, 643 Park Avenue, New York


The Society of Memorial Sloan Kettering hosts the Opening Night of TEFAF New York Fall, offering The Society’s members and notable collectors, philanthropists and leaders in fashion and design an exclusive preview of the fair’s pieces before it opens to the public the following day. Proceeds from the opening night will benefit The Society of Memorial Sloan Kettering’s patient care, research and education programs at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, as well as cultural programs at the Park Avenue Armory.


For tickets and additional information, visit giving.msk.org.


 


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