Festival of New American Musicals after-party
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Singers, well attuned to the show-development ambitions of the Festival of New American Musicals, gathered for two nights of cabaret presented July 23 and 24 at the Gardenia in Hollywood. Among those on hand were, from left, writer-composer-lyricist Adam Gwon (“Ordinary Days”), singers-actors Megan Hilty (“Wicked”) and Steve Kazee (“Spamalot,” “110 in the Shade”) and composer-lyricist Ryan Scott Oliver (“Mrs. Sharp”). (Ned Olivier)
Jordan Beck, who’s at work on a new version of “Peter Pan,” stands with cabaret artist and actress Andrea Marcovicci at the event, presented by the Festival of New American Musicals and ASCAP. (Ned Olivier)
Holly Robinson Peete and her husband, former NFL quarterback Rodney Peete, welcomed more than 500 guests, including Donald Trump, to the historic Green Acres estate in Beverly Hills on July 24 for DesignCare ’10, a fundraiser for the HollyRod Foundation, which provides care for those living with Parkinson’s disease and autism. (Alex J. Berliner / Berliner Photography / BEImages)
Actress Charlotte Ross is a vision in violet at the DesignCare lawn party. (Alex J. Berliner / Berliner Photography / BEImages)
Stylist Chaz Dean creates what he calls “polished, but disheveled, French-twist-pompadours” for models appearing in a fashion show by designer Naeem Khan. The show was one event at DesignCare, which netted $500,000. (Jesse Fiorino)
Sports reporter and filmmaker Tom Murray (“Dad’s in Heaven With Nixon”) attends with sons Tommy,14, and Leigh, 12. (Ned Olivier)
Sugar Ray Leonard, from left, Ray Leonard Jr. and Dallas Diamond hang out at DesignCare. (Ned Olivier)
Actress Amy Yasbeck and daughter Stella Ritter pause for a moment. (Alex J. Berliner / Berliner Photography / BEImages)
Producer Jason Goldberg and his actress wife, Soleil Moon Frye, cuddle. (Alex J. Berliner / Berliner Photography / BEImages)
Dancer-actress Nicole Pantenburg and R&B multi-hyphenate Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds at DesignCare. (Alex J. Berliner / Berliner Photography / BEImages)
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