UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS
Hosted by Javier Sanchez, Melissa Hurd and Jorge Baquero
Join Making Books Sing board members Melissa Hurd & Javier Sanchez and PhD candidate Jorge Baquero at Nirvana Lounge for a fun night of drinks, dancing and raffles to kickoff the marathon season!
Join Making Books Sing for a performance of The Amazing Adventures of Harvey and the Princess then attend a mime performance/workshop with Bill Bowers!
PAST SPECIAL EVENTS
MAY 10TH, 2014 2PM
DEAR ALBERT EINSTEIN FAMILY BENEFIT
See DEAR ALBERT EINSTEIN, then prepare to be amazed! An interactive science presentation for the whole family will take place after the show.
April 18, 2014 at 1&3 pm
Dear Albert Einstein at New York Hall of Science
Science and Song: A Sneak Peek of Dear Albert Einstein Friday, April 18 at New York Hall of Science! Hear members of the cast sing selections from the upcoming musical and chat with them after the performance. Show times are Friday, April 18 at 1 & 3 pm. Free with NYSCI admission.
April 7, 2014, 6:30-10:30 PM
MAKING BOOKS SING 2014 SPRING BENEFIT
The Making Books Sing 2014 Spring Benefit will take place Monday, April 7, 2014 at Battery Gardens. Hosted by MBS Advisory Board Member Gary Adamsen, MBS will honor Stan and Helen Kayafas and Teaching Artist Laura Poe.
Friday, December 6, 2013, 7:00-10:00 PM
A GOODE PARTY
Hosted by Martha Goode, Julie Griffith and Andrew Frank
The Goode Party will spoil you with unique cocktails prepared by Professional Mixologist Peter Roccoforte and a performance by comic songster Rebecca Vigil (The Vigilante - Improvised Band). Also, there will be a backroom charitable poker tournament to help support Making Books Sing!
Saturday, November 16, 2013
BALLERINA SWAN FAMILY BENEFIT PERFORMANCE
Making Books Sing's first family benefit with legendary star dancer Allegra Kent!
Sunday, October 20, 2013
SANCOCHO FOR THE ARTS
Hosted by Javier Sanchez, Marietta Ries Lavicka and Lisa Glass
Enjoy some hearty and delicious sancocho (prepared by Board Member Javier Sanchez!) while supporting Making Books Sing at the home of Board Member Marietta Ries Lavicka.
FEBRUARY 25, 2013 FROM 6:30-10:00 PM
MAKING BOOKS SING ANNUAL GALA: SALUTE TO SONG
For more information and to buy tickets online, go to makingbookssing.org/support-us. You can also call 212-573-8791 ext. 18 or email email@example.com to make your reservation.
FRIDAY NOVEMBER 9TH @ 7pm
BENEFIT PERFORMANCE AND CONCERT
Join us for a special performance of LOUIS ARMSTRONG: JAZZ AMBASSADOR and a special one-hour benefit concert featuring our Queens College Hot Six! You won't want to miss stepping into our 1920s-style Chicago speakeasy dressed as a classic flapper or gangster-at-large.
FRIDAY OCTOBER 26TH, 2012
THEATER NIGHT OUT
Join us as we celebrate and support MBS Advisory Board Member Sybille Pearson's new musical GIANT at The Public Theater!
MONDAY JUNE 25, 2012
MAKING BOOKS SING EDUCATION CELEBRATION
Hosted by Broadway star Raymond J. Lee
Sing with Broadway star Raymond J. Lee at Making Books Sing's Education Celebration at Pulse Karaoke Lounge
MONDAY JUNE 18, 2012
BROADWAY THEATER NIGHT
Join us for an evening on Broadway as we see Tony Award-Nominated Peter and the Starcatcher at the Brooks Atkinson Theater, followed by a special talk back with playwright Rick Elice and actors.
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2012
MAKING BOOKS SING'S 2012 GALA
Hosted by Making Books Sing Board of Directors and Honorary Co-Chair Jeff Glor (CBS's Evening News - Sunday Edition News Anchor)
Making Books Sing 2012 Gala
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 6th, 2011
Hosted by Making Books Sing Executive Director Andrew Frank
An evening of wine tasting with a special performance by pianist Weiyin Chen
MAKING BOOKS SING AT BARNES & NOBLE TRIBECA
Hosted by IN THE HIEGHTS's Stephanie Klemons
SOUND & STYLE: A BENEFIT FOR MAKING BOOKS SING
MAKING BOOKS SING AT KENNETH COLE GRAND CENTRAL
Hosted by CBS News Anchor Sukanya Krishnan
MAKING BOOKS SING AT THE NEW YORK TIMES GREAT CHILDREN'S READ
Hosted by hip-hop artist Oveous Maximus
MAKING BOOKS SING AT BARNES & NOBLE GREENWICH VILLAGE
Hosted by Ugly Betty co-star Mark Indelicato