Lupus LA Hollywood B...

Annual ‘Hollywood Bag Ladies Luncheon’ hosted by Paula Abdul raises $300,000 to battle lupus   In describing his wife Emily V. Gordon’s eight-day medically induced coma, Kumail Nanjiani of “The Big Sick” choked up onstage at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, barely able to...

Los Angeles Ballet G...

  Los Angeles Ballet Gala Includes Dance, Fashion, Music and Horses       The event: The Los Angeles Ballet’s annual gala previewed “Sechs Tanze” (Six Dances), choreographed by Jiri Kylian and set to the music of Mozart. The piece was part of the ballet company’s...

Gourmet Games 2015

Paula Abdul, John Salley Test Their Tasting Skills for Faster Cures     The event: Contestants in the “Global Gourmet Games” battled it out Apr. 25 by assessing the ingredients in appetizers, calculating the calories in main courses and determining the fat content in desserts...

Backstage at the Gef...

Backstage at the Geffen features Lady Gaga, honors Mellody Hobson, George Lucas, David Furnish, Sir Elton John     The event: Lady Gaga gave the audience at “Backstage at the Geffen” a huge surprise Mar. 22, when the Westwood playhouse honored filmmaker George Lucas and Mellody...

Music Center of Los ...

Stana Katic, Paula Abdul Join Los Angeles Music Center’s Gala 50th Anniversary Celebration     The event: The Los Angeles Music Center’s 50th anniversary celebration dinner, which immediately followed a Dec. 6 performance spectacular, handily kept up the momentum in a tent...

Stop Cancer Gala

Armie Hammer, Paula Abdul, Barbra Streisand On Hand to Honor Milkens, Tendlers at STOP CANCER Gala     The event: “STOP CANCER” honored Lori and Michael Milken and Audri and Stan Tendler at a glittering gala Nov. 23 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. The program: Michael Hammer...