MSG Entertainment and the Garden of Dreams Foundation will celebrate the Garden of Dreams Talent Show: "Live Your Dreams," in partnership with the Phoenix Foundation, on the Great Stage at Radio City Music Hall. Hosted by MSG Network Knicks reporter Jill Martin and Host of Fuse's "Hoppus on Music" and frontman/bassist of blink-182 Mark Hoppus with appearances by Whoopi Goldberg, Grammy nominated singer Miguel, Adam Horovitz and Mike D of the Beastie Boys, Darryl "D.M.C" McDaniels, Actor Matthew Modine, New York Knicks Alumni John Starks and Alan Houston, New York Liberty Alumni Kym Hampton and the world-famous Radio City Rockettes.
The Garden of Dreams Foundation is a non-profit charity that works closely with all areas of Madison Square Garden, including the New York Knicks, Rangers, Liberty, MSG Media, MSG Entertainment and Fuse "to make dreams come true for kids facing obstacles." This year's show will feature a variety of individual and group performances, including dancing, singing and instrumental acts. The event will also present an inspiring opening and finale act showcasing all the participating children as well as a special performance of "Pure Imagination" with Grammy nominated artist, Miguel, and the children.
WHO: More than 75 children from 12 of the Foundation's partner organizations including Make-A-Wish Foundation, NYU Medical Center, Children's Aid Society, Children's Village, and WHEDCo will stage more than 20 special performances over the course of the evening.
Whoopi Goldberg, Oscar, Grammy, Tony, and Emmy award winner, host of The View and GDF Board Member
Mark Hoppus: Host of Fuse's "Hoppus on Music" and frontman/bassist of blink-182
Jill Martin, MSG Network Knicks reporter
Darryl "D.M.C." McDaniels, Musician and hip hop pioneer
Miguel: Grammy-nominated singer
Adam Horovitz and Mike D: Members of the Beastie Boys
Matthew Modine, Actor and GDF Board Member
John Starks and Alan Houston: New York Knicks Alumni
Kym Hampton: New York Liberty Alumni
Radio City Rockettes, stars of the Radio City Christmas Spectacular
WHEN: Monday, April 11, 2011