LITERACY PARTNERS Annual Gala: "An Evening of Readings"
Monday, May 7, 2007, Lincoln Center, New York State Theatre, Columbus Avenue at 63rd Street, New York, NY. Liz Smith, Arnold Scaasi and Parker Ladd were Honored for More than Two Decades of Leadership and Service at Literacy Partners. More than 500 guests were on hand at the annual Literacy Partners Gala: "An Evening of Readings" at Lincoln Center as the organization honored Liz Smith, Arnold Scaasi and Parker Ladd for their invaluable leadership, commitment and support for almost a quarter century. Cathleen Black, president of Hearst Magazines chaired this year's gala. The event featured readings by three celebrities: Academy Award winning actress, Vanessa Redgrave; Alexander McCall Smith, author of the internationally acclaimed No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series; and Peter Morgan, screenwriter of the Oscar nominated film The Queen. Dinner and dancing to The Bob Hardwick Orchestra followed the award ceremony. MEDIA: Jennifer Gilbert | Linden Alschuler & Kaplan Public Relations | tel:212.329.1412 |e-mail: Jgilbert@lakpr.com PHOTO CREDIT: ©Manhattan Society.com 2007 by Gregory Partanio |tel:718.614.7740 |e-mail: PrinceGregory@manhattansociety.com **Gregory is available for hire for private events***Read More