WHAT: The 23rd Annual Alzheimer’s Association “A Night at Sardi’s,” will honor the filmmakers and cast of the Sony Pictures Classics film Still Alice with the Abe Burrows Entertainment Award and Joey McIntyre, actor and member of New Kids on the Block, will be honored with the Caregiver of the Year Award. This highly anticipated annual event features stars from screen, stage and music performing beloved Broadway tunes in a show titled “Broadway’s Best.”
WHEN: Wednesday, March 18th at 6:30 p.m. PT
WHERE: Beverly Hilton Hotel: 9876 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90210
WHO: Past event participants and performers include Jason Bateman, Kristen Bell, Patrick Dempsey, Taye Diggs, Victor Garber, Jennifer Garner, Anne Hathaway, Nick Jonas, Idina Menzel, David Hyde Pierce, Seth Rogen, John Stamos and the cast of “The Big Bang Theory,” to name a few.
TICKETS: Individual tickets at $500 and $1,250; Tables and sponsorships are available. Call 818.906.0240 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
WHY: Alzheimer’s disease is an escalating epidemic. Today more than 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s and experts predict that number will grow to 16 million by 2050. “A Night at Sardi’s” benefits the Alzheimer’s Association, the world’s largest and most influential nonprofit funder of Alzheimer’s disease research, and care and support resources for families around the globe. Visit alz.org or call 800-272-3900 24/7 for information and resources.
HISTORY: Laurie Burrows Grad and Peter Grad have co-chaired this annual event for 23-years in honor of Laurie’s father, the late Tony and Pulitzer-winning playwright and director Abe Burrows. As a result of their leadership and passion for the cause “A Night at Sardi’s” has contributed more than $25 million to critical Alzheimer’s Association care, support and research programs.