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Board of Directors, Life Trustees and Standing Committee Members Luncheon

The Kravis Center’s Board of Directors, Life Trustees and Standing Committee members took their bows amid standing ovations and were honored on April 27th at the annual luncheon to celebrate highlights of the 25th anniversary season.

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Volunteer Salute 2017

More than 575 volunteers and guests put on their finest cocktail and black-tie attire for the Kravis Center’s Volunteer Salute. Awards were presented for Student Volunteer of the Year, Rookies of the Year, Ushers of the Year and Volunteer of the Year. There was also a special pin presentation to those who have been volunteering for 25 years or more.

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Helen K. Persson Society Luncheon

Over 200 Kravis Center supporters gathered on March 29 in the Center’s Gimelstob Ballroom for a special event honoring members of the Helen K. Persson Society. The luncheon celebrated the Endowment supporters for their confidence, trust and investment in the Kravis Center’s long-term future, which ensures the Center will be enjoyed for generations to come.

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2018 Palm Beach Wine Auction Kicks Off With ‘Epic Krug Event’ Aboard M/Y Lady Kathryn V

Kathryn and Leo Vecellio, longtime supporters of the Palm Beach Wine Auction welcomed some 40 guests aboard the Vecellios’ M/Y Lady Kathryn V to host an ‘Epic Krug Event.’ The event featured three decks of fine cuisine and Champagne pairings curated by Vincent Pages, the U.S. representative for Krug Champagne.

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Artsmart Lunch & Learn Highlights Leonard Lauder

For the final sold-out luncheon of the series Lee Wolf interviewed Leonard Lauder, chairman emeritus of The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. and the senior member of its board of directors. During A Conversation with Leonard Lauder, attendees were treated to a behind-the-scenes discussion of the business of beauty with one of the industry’s most powerful leaders and visionaries.

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Founder Members’ Dinner

The Kravis Center hosted a special dinner on February 28 to honor Founder members and Grand Benefactors, Benefactors, Grand Sponsors, Sponsors and Patron members of the Dress Circle.

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Artsmart Lunch & Learn Highlights Audrey Hepburn

The third Lunch & Learn event of the season was entitled The Unassuming Brilliance of Audrey Hepburn: A Presentation by Pamela Fiori. Former editor in chief of Town & Country and six-time published author, Fiori created multiple features on Hepburn, praising a woman who, in Fiori’s words, “preferred marriage, motherhood and comforting children with AIDS to fame and fortune.”

Fiori gave a compelling presentation, followed by an enlightening closing interview with Steven Caras.

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Corporate Partners Business and Breakfast Series II

Jeffrey C. Walker, philanthropist and former CEO and Co-Founder of JPMorgan Partners, received an impressive round of applause on his platform for creating social change at the second breakfast of the season on February 15.

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25th Anniversary Season Gala “Night of Stars” – An Electrifying Evening

The Kravis Center rolled out the red-carpet for its 25th anniversary with an all-star lineup for its Gala “Night of Stars” on February 11. Some 500 Gala guests attended a pre-show cocktail reception on the Loge Level Lobby and a spectacular post-performance dinner dance in the Gimelstob Ballroom, located in the Cohen Pavilion.

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Artsmart Lunch & Learn Highlights Judy Garland

The second sold-out Lunch & Learn event entitled Judy Garland: You Made Me Love You, was moderated by Lee Wolf and Steven Caras. Attendees listened to the tragic story of Garland’s life, whose birth name was Frances Ethel Gumm and who MGM studio chief Louis B. Mayer referred to as ‘my little hunchback.’

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An Evening of Elegance and Beauty……Kickoff held in celebration of Kravis Center’s 25th Anniversary Season Gala

Monique Lhuillier’s floral-inspired patterns and elegant style and Neiman Marcus Palm Beach’s iconic butterflies made for a festive spring-themed backdrop for the Kravis Center’s Gala kickoff on January 18th held in honor of Gala Chairs, sponsors, committee members, and supporters.

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The Tenth Annual Palm Beach Wine Auction

The Palm Beach Wine Auction celebrated a decade of supporting children’s arts education by welcoming over 260 guests to The Mar-a-Lago Club on January 12, 2017 for an evening of lively bidding, gourmet fare and superb wine.

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Palm Beach Wine Auction Sponsors’ Vintners Dinner

To honor the Auction’s sponsors and vintners, a dinner was held at Café Boulud in Palm Beach on January 11, 2017. Guests enjoyed a reception featuring Krug Grande Cuvée and a four-course dinner by Executive Chef Rick Mace, paired with wines by Antinori. The dinner was sponsored by First Republic Bank and Jill and Bill Wachter.

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Artsmart Lunch & Learn Highlights Dr. Ruth Westheimer

Sex therapist, media personality and author Dr. Ruth Westheimer enchanted those attending the first of the popular 2017 ArtSmart Lunch & Learn series on January 5th. Sexual Healing: An Intimate Conversation with Dr. Ruth Westheimer, was an in-person interview with Steven Caras.

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White Truffle Dinner Kicks Off Celebration of the 10th Annual Palm Beach Wine Auction

Gianni Minervini, chef-owner of Trevini Ristorante hosted the dinner where guests were treated to three courses of fine Italian cuisine infused with rare ‘tartufo bianco d’Alba’ while sipping select wines from the Antinori family. The dinner was sponsored by Jen and Ed Dudnyk.

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Corporate Business and Breakfast Series I

Daniel J. “Rusty” Staub gave an anecdotal look back into one of America’s most accomplished professional baseball careers, followed by his tenure in broadcasting and his current role as a philanthropist at the first breakfast of the season on November 15.

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Dress Circle Members Honored with Special Evening

More than 350 Annual Dress Circle members and guests celebrated 25 years of artistic excellence on November 29th with a very special evening that included a cocktail reception, dinner and dancing.

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Reception held in honor of past Board Chair Jane Mitchell and new Chairman of the Board Michael Bracci

A cocktail reception was held on November 2nd at club colette in Palm Beach to honor Michael Bracci, the new Board Chairman, as well as Jane Mitchell, immediate past Board Chair, who served for the past three years.

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Annual Friends Members Reception 2016

A special reception in honor of the Kravis Center’s Annual Friends Members was held on October 1st as part of the “Community Salute” – a daylong celebration to kick-off the Center’s 25th anniversary season.

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