Virtual Party – The Roots Picnic is an annual music festival created and hosted by hip hop group, The Roots. Co-founder, Shawn Gee, and manager of The Roots serves as executive producer of the festival. Former First Lady Michelle Obama, as well as actors Tom Hanks and Lin-Manuel Miranda, are among the celebrities who will headline a virtual edition of the 2020 Roots Picnic on Saturday, June 27.
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) hosted its seventh annual Art+Film Gala on Saturday, November 4, 2017, honoring artist Mark Bradford and filmmaker George Lucas. Co-chaired by LACMA trustee Eva Chow and actor Leonardo DiCaprio, the evening brought together more than 600 distinguished guests from the art, film, fashion, and entertainment industries, among others. The evening raised more than $4.4 million, with proceeds supporting LACMA’s film initiatives and
Ticketed – The GLSEN Respect Awards, introduced in 2004 and held annually in Los Angeles and New York, showcase the work of students, educators, individuals and corporations who have made a significant impact on the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning (LGBTQ) youth. This year, the GLSEN Respect Awards will honor Kerry Washington, Zendaya and Bruce Bozzi.
Invite Only – the National Women’s History Museum, its Los Angeles Regional Council, Glamour and Lifeway Foods will host an exclusive brunch to commemorate women’s achievements and generate awareness of the importance of preserving women’s history, highlighting the need for a national women’s history museum on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. Actress, producer and activist Kerry Washington, Instagram COO Marne Levine, and SpaceX President and COO Gwynne Shotwell are
Ticketed – PaleyFest: ‘Scandal’ with Kerry Washington, Tony Goldwyn, Guillermo Diaz, Darby Stanchfield, Katie Lowes, Jeff Perry, Bellamy Young, Joshua Malina, Scott Foley, Portia de Rossi, Cornelius Smith Jr., Joe Morton, Betsy Beers, and Shonda Rhimes.