The Princess Grace Foundation-USA has announced a special benefit dinner followed by a preview performance of LEAP OF FAITH on Tuesday, April 24, 2012. Princess Grace Award winners - Director Christopher Ashley and actor Leslie Odom Jr. - will join guests for a reception and dinner at Ca Va Brasserie.
Tickets to the reception, dinner and performance are available for $325 per person, and $200 for just the performance. Tickets and can be purchased through the foundation by calling (212) 317-1470.
The Princess Grace Awards recognize outstanding emerging artists in the performing arts: theater, dance, film, playwriting and choreography. Grant assistance in the forms of scholarships, apprenticeships, and fellowships are offered to recognize individuals affiliated with performing arts organizations in the United States. Statue awards recognize past grant winners for their outstanding achievements.
The Foundation has given more than 700 awards to nearly 600 recipients in 29 years. Over $8.5 million in grants has been awarded since 1984.