Palm Springs Film Fest – 25 Years Later
25 years after Sonny Bono’s vision became a reality, celebrities, film aficionados, and flamboyant rock stars were on the V.I.P. list to attend something every movie fan dreams of going to: the Palm Springs International Film Fest Awards Gala
The Bal des Etoiles
Any jet-setter knows that the “Bal des Etoiles” is an international social fixture that cannot be missed. Created and hosted by Catherine Colonna de Stigliano and backed by an international committee, the “Bal des Etoiles” is a three-day event that takes place in France once a year. This year’s theme …
Fur Ball: A Canine Spectacular for PAWS Chicago
Tails were wagging and jaws were barking at the 12th Annual Paws Chicago Fur Ball… Over 700 dog enthusiasts were in attendance at the elegant Drake Hotel on this chilly November night to celebrate man’s best friend.
Mandy Patinkin Celebrated by Michigan Ave. Magazine
Michigan Ave. Magazine recently hosted a terrific party for the remarkable Chicagoan Mandy Patinkin whose entertainment career has spanned over 40 years. Patinkin talked his Emmy award winning show Homeland, Patti LuPone, and Chicago.
Gold Coast Property For Sale
For a limited time only- a captivating lake front property in the heart of the Gold Coast …. Boasting spectacular views of the lake and Oak Street Beach, this magnificent condo. contains 3,800 luxurious sq. ft., highlighted by four bedrooms and three and a half bathrooms.
International Beethoven Festival 2013
Chicago was the center of attention recently as the 3rd Annual Beethoven Festival kicked off on Sept. 7th. Spanning nine days (from Sept. 7 – 15th), showcased 60 musical performances from 12 different countries. Top level talent from around the world gathered and demonstrated their unique skills during this cultural celebration, spotlighting 37 world premiers and six Chicago premiers.
The 38th Annual Hampton Classic
Horse back riding aficionados from across the country and around the world recently gathered at one of the biggest and most prestigious horse shows in the U.S., 38th Annual Hampton Classic. Located in Bridgehampton, N.Y. this equestrian extravaganza is positioned on a 65-acre show ground, boasting six show rings and over 70 vendors.
Mats Wilander Plays at Dunham Woods Riding Club
A tennis legend from the 1980’s made an exclusive appearance (on Sunday, August 11th) at Dunham Woods Riding Club in Wayne, Illinois. Tennis star Mats Wilander conducted his very own tennis clinic in front of a packed gallery; adults and juniors alike welcomed the privilege to be on the same court with a seven-time, Grand Slam champion.
The Australian Bee Gees Show
The spirit of the 70’s came alive recently at the Broadway Playhouse (Water Tower Place)with a terrific presentation: “The Australian Bee Gees Show, A Multi-Media Tribute Concert.
Hotel Jerome : Checking in at Aspen’s Crown Jewel:
On my current trip to Aspen I stayed at Aspen’s crown jewel, Hotel Jerome where I was delighted to see how charming and beautiful the magnificent renovation is.