Huey Lewis & the News Rocked <br />the Houston Symphony Ball

Huey Lewis & the News Rocked
the Houston Symphony Ball

05.03

What: Houston Symphony Ball. Where: Hilton Americas-Houston. Who: Chairs Lisa and Jerry Simon and Sherry and Jim Smith; honorees Betty and Jesse Tutor, Cora Sue and Harry Mach, Nancy and Robert Peiser, and Julia and Andrés Orozco–Estrada; auction chairs Ileana and Michael Trevino; after-party chairs Jennifer & Steve Dolman; Symphony director Mark Hansen and wife Christina; Read

Society for the Performing Arts Celebrates Alvin Ailey Summer Season

04.30
by Clare Legg

What: SPA Spring in the Sky kickoff party for Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s summer residency, Revelations. Where: 2727 Kirby. Who: Alvin Ailey’s national director of education, Nasha Thomas-Schmitt; hosts Kathryn and Ian Fay; SPA prez June Christensen; underwriters Chree Boystun, Liz Glanville, Melanie Gray, Eileen Lawal, Ginni Mithoff, and Katherine Murphy. PC Moment: Revelers took Read

Society for the Performing Arts Celebrates Alvin Ailey Summer Season
Tootsies Patio Party with Tamara Mellon

Tootsies Patio Party with Tamara Mellon

04.30

What: Party on the patio with trunk show and appearance by designer Tamara Mellon. Where: Tootsies at West Ave. Who: Co-hosts Allie Fields and Annsley Popov; Tootsies’ Mickey Rosmarin, Fady Armanious, and Chris Goins; Kristy Bradshaw, Rachael Volz, Jenny Myers, Caroline Walters, Camden Eggers, Chandra Bonine, Lisa Oren, Ellie Francisco, and Maggie Nicholson. PC Moment: As the grand finale Read

Blaffer Gala: Flora Obscura

05.16

The Blaffer Art Museum at the University of Houston looked to the garden for the theme of this year’s gala, Flora Obscura. Jo and Jim Furr and Marc Melcher chair the festivities, which honor Lisa and Russell Sherrill. Cocktails and a silent auction of artworks by exhibiting artists accompany a seated dinner in the museum’s Read

Blaffer Gala: Flora Obscura
Alley Theatre Ball: <br />Much Ado About the Alley, <br />Celebrating the Art of Theatre

Alley Theatre Ball:
Much Ado About the Alley,
Celebrating the Art of Theatre

05.09

Join special guest Jay Leno at this year’s Alley Theatre Ball, Much Ado About the Alley: Celebrating the Art of Theatre. Chairs Mady and Ken Kades, along with entertainment chairman Beth Madison, bring the celebration to NRG Stadium, with dinner by Jackson and Company, live music, dancing to the David Caceres Orchestra and an auction Read

Hermann Park Conservancy Evening in the Park

04.24

What: Evening in the Park, benefitting Hermann Park Conservancy. Where: Hermann Park McGovern Centennial Gardens and Cherie Flores Garden Pavilion. Who: Co-chairs Linsay and Jeremy Radcliffe and Allison and Troy Thacker; honorees Ann Kennedy and Phoebe Tudor; Conservancy director Dorreen Stoller; board conservancy chair Danny David; supporters Melinda and John Bishop, Carolyn and Chris Dodson, Read

Hermann Park Conservancy Evening in the Park