Guns Do Good: Everyday Shooting Stars to Raise Big Money for Alley Theatre

Guns Do Good: Everyday Shooting Stars to Raise Big Money for Alley Theatre

02.19

Each year, the Alley Theatre Sporting Clays Shoot aims for both fund-raising and fun at the Greater Houston Gun Club. Butch Mach and Trent Tellepsen chair the 13th anniversary event, which includes a wild game buffet lunch by the Coronado Club, sporting clays and flurry competitions, the awards presentation and a cocktail reception. PaperCity serves Read

From Russia With Love: Houston Ballet Ball Promises a Magical Journey

02.20

The 2016 Houston Ballet Ball celebrates all things Russian, from its composers and choreographers to its wintry landscape and fairy-tale domed architecture. Chairmen Gina and Devinder Bhatia take you on the magical journey, with a gourmet seated dinner by Jackson and Company, entertainment by Party on the Moon (underwritten by Diane Lokey Farb), silent auction Read

From Russia With Love: Houston Ballet Ball Promises a Magical Journey
A New National Tour of a Broadway Classic Ponders the Question: How Do You Solve a Problem Like Maria?

A New National Tour of a Broadway Classic Ponders the Question: How Do You Solve a Problem Like Maria?

02.16 - 02.21

For decades now, creative teams have tackled that question for an eager public — on Broadway stages, in cinemas and even live on network television. Tony Award-winning director Jack O’Brien is the latest to reinterpret Rodgers & Hammerstein’s perennial musical, The Sound of Music, in a new national tour that premieres in Houston this month. Heading up the Read

Philanthropic Beauties Party Like It’s the Age of Aquarius

01.23

What: Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America “Age of Aquarius” Winter Ball. Where: Hilton Americas. Who: Chairs Jana Arnoldy and Susan Hansen; the “Women of Distinction” honorees, including Gina Gaston Elie, Gina Bhatia, Lisa Holthouse, DeeDee Marsh, Lynn Walsh, Jo Ann Petersen, Paula Mendoza, Barbara Van Postman, Mady Kades, and Estela Cockrell; Phoebe Tudor, honored Read

Philanthropic Beauties Party Like It’s the Age of Aquarius
Houston’s Social Elite Get Medieval For Enduring Little Black Book

Houston’s Social Elite Get Medieval For Enduring Little Black Book

01.21

What: The Social Book 2016 Launch Party: A Knight in Camelot. Where: The Citadel on Kirby. Who: Social Book’s Scott Evans and Jeff Henry with Houston Treasures Creator Warner Roberts; the Houston’s Treasures, aka the evening’s honorees and VIP sponsors of The Social Book 1016: Fran Fauntleroy, Lily and Charles Foster, Nancy Gordon, Betty Hrncir, Pam Lockard, Ron Sterlekar, Joella Read

A Breast Cancer Mission: Komen Houston’s 25th Anniversary Gala Will Paint the Night Pink

02.20

For 25 years, Susan G. Komen Houston has funded breast cancer research and community health programs for under- and uninsured residents of Houston. Toast the anniversary — and support the cause — at Paint the Night Pink – A 25th Anniversary Silver Celebration. Jane Parker and Judy Smith chair the festivities, along with co-chairs Trish and Read

A Breast Cancer Mission: Komen Houston’s 25th Anniversary Gala Will Paint the Night Pink