From:   Drew Hornbein <dhornbein@gmail.com>
Sent time:   Tuesday, September 20, 2011 12:07:00 PM
To:   september17 <september17@googlegroups.com>; 917-arts-and-culture <917-arts-and-culture@googlegroups.com>
Subject:   [september17discuss] Came across this, good place for some direct action
 

Wednesday, September 21, 2011
New York Philharmonic
Opening Night Celebration of the 170th Season 6:00 pm.   Cocktail reception, and concert, followed by dinner.   Black tie attire.   Co-chaired by Daria L. Foster, Kiara Silverstein,Larry Silverstein.   Tickets from $1,500.00.  Tables from $15,000.00.   Lincoln Center-Avery Fisher Hall.   New York.   Contact: Courtney K. Ford.   (212) 875-5757.  
Event address: 10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York.   Sponsored by Breguet Credit Suisse.   Fax: (212) 875-5929.   
Event web address: nyphil.org/support/openingnight2011_gala.cfm.  
Tags: Concert Gala Opening Arts Performing Arts.  

Sponsors and Chairs:
BNY Mellon
Credit Suisse
J. Christopher Flowers: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J._Christopher_Flowers 
(I have done a lot of research on him, and though he is one of the people who has profited so much from the recent turn of financial system, having this so close to him, ie: on his off time at an event, may bring his sympathies to become an ally of sorts as he and his wife are both completely self made)
Daria L. Foster
Didi and Oscar Schafer
Klara and Larry A. Silverstein: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Larry_Silverstein  (he is the developer building the "freedom tower" for the benefit of corporate entities)

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2011
New York City Ballet

Fall Gala Performance, cocktails and dinner.   
Lincoln Center-David H. Koch Theater.   New York.   (212) 870-5585.  
Event address: 20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York.   
Event web address: nycballet.com.   

*FYI: the Theater is named after David Koch, head tea partier: http://www.newyorker.com/reporting/2010/08/30/100830fa_fact_mayer 

FALL GALA
David H. Koch Theater, Lincoln Center

GALA CHAIRMEN
Alec Baldwin
Jodie and John Eastman
Marlene Hess (Hess Oil Heiress: http://nyti.ms/owkzR7 ) and Jim Zirin (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_D._Zirin )
Alice and Lorne Michaels

VICE CHAIRS
Fiona Druckenmiller, married to the "149th richest person in America" http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stanley_Druckenmiller 
Carol Mack
Charlotte Moss

PAUL MCCARTNEY’S
OCEAN’S KINGDOM
Choreography by Peter Martins
Costumes by Stella McCartney
Projections by S. Katy Tucker
Scenic Design by Perry Silvey
Lighting by Mark Stanley

6:00pm Cocktails
7:30pm Performance
9:00pm Supper Ball

Black Tie
Gala Tables of 10: $150,000, $100,000, $50,000, $25,000 (limited availability)
Gala Tickets: $10,000, $5,000, $2,500, $1,500 (limited availability)
Cocktail and Performance Tickets: $750, $350

Please call 212-870-5585 or email specialevents@nycballet.com to purchase tickets.
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