Ballet Barre End of Season Soirée at Fluff Bake Bar

Ballet Barre End of Season Soirée at Fluff Bake Bar

05.19

What: Ballet Barre: Young Professionals for Houston Ballet End of Season Party. Where: Fluff Bake Bar. Who: Hannah Lonergan, Erin Stewart, David Moyer, Hasti Taghi, as well as several Houston Ballet dancers, Jessica Collado, Lauren Strongin and husband (and former principal dancer) Joseph Walsh, Yuriko Kajiya and Jared Matthews, Allison Miller and husband Max Gonzalez. PC Moment: Rebecca Read

Mark Chestnutt Rocks the Cattle Baron’s Ball

04.25

What: Cattle Baron’s Ball Deep in the Heart, benefitting the American Cancer Society and honoring Judi and Jack Johnson and The David and Eula Wintermann Foundation. Where: The George Ranch Historical Park in Richmond, Texas. Who: VICTORY chairmen Becky Joy and JoLynelle Farina and their respective husbands Kelly Joy and Matt Farina; VICTORY prez Dee Darby; supporters Allison and Adam Read

Mark Chestnutt Rocks the Cattle Baron’s Ball
Elaine Turner Apparel Launch Party Benefitting Dress for Success

Elaine Turner Apparel Launch Party Benefitting Dress for Success

05.12

What: Elaine Turner Spring Apparel Collection Launch Benefitting Dress for Success Houston Where: Elaine Turner Rice Village Who: Co-founder/prez of Dress for Success Houston Nancy Levicki; chairs Paige Branham, Lisa Dawn, Roseann Rogers and Clare Sullivan Jackson; designer Elaine Turner; designer David Peck popped in to support a fellow Houston designer. PC Moment: Well-heeled supporters sipped on bubbly and tried Read

The Blaffer Gala Blossoms

05.16

What: Blaffer Gala: Flora Obscura. Where: Blaffer Art Museum. Who: Chairs Jo and Jim Furr, and Marc Melcher; honorees Lisa and Russell Sherrill; Blaffer director Claudia Schmuckli; supporters Beth Madison, Anne Brown, Philamena Baird, Marita and J.B. Fairbanks, Jereann Chaney, Gretchen and Andrew McFarland. PC Moment: As a sweet surprise for Jo, a screening was held of Read

The Blaffer Gala Blossoms
All the World’s a Stage: Jay Leno Headlines Alley Theatre Ball

All the World’s a Stage: Jay Leno Headlines Alley Theatre Ball

05.09

What: Alley Theatre Ball, themed Much Ado About the Alley, Celebrating the Art of Theatre. Where: NRG Stadium. Who: Chairmen Mady and Ken Kades; honoree Margaret Williams; entertainment chair Beth Madison, who underwrote the appearance of the late-night king; host committee chairmen Beth Wolff, and Jo and Jim Furr; late-night party chairmen David Peck, and David and Luis Read

“Pump” It Up: Kick Out Kidney Disease Luncheon Celebrates a Decade

05.12

What: Kick Out Kidney Disease Luncheon, “Pump-A-Licious” Where: Hilton Americas-Houston. Who: Luncheon chair Shawntell McWilliams; honorary chair Merele Yarborough; nationally-renowned father-son kidney specialists Dr. Horacio J. Adrogué and Dr. Horacio E. Adrogué, recipients of the Crystal Slipper Award; Harriet Gertner, honored for over 25 years of service to NKF and founder of this luncheon; Mayor Annise Parker, presenting honorees Read

“Pump” It Up: Kick Out Kidney Disease Luncheon Celebrates a Decade