Event: Champagne Reception following “The Magic of Broadway & Disney Favorites” for Bob Lappin & The Palm Beach Pops
When: Monday, April 2, 2012
Where: Kravis Center, Founder’s Room, West Palm Beach
What: The sixth and final concert series of Bob Lappin & The Palm Beach Pops’ 20th Anniversary season astounded local audiences with a memorable celebration of the music of Broadway and Disney. Special guests international star Lea Salonga, singing voice of Disney princesses and star of Broadway’s Miss Saigon and Les Misérables and 2007 Helen Hayes Award Winner and star of Broadway’s Wicked David Burnham joined The Palm Beach Pops for a dazzling, six-night county-wide engagement. After three performances at the Kaye Auditorium at FAU in Boca Raton and one at Eissey Campus Theatre at Palm Beach State College in Palm Beach Gardens, the concert came to The Kravis Center for The Performing Arts on April 2nd for two nights.
Concert co-sponsors Donald Ephraim & Maxine Marks for The Donald M. Ephraim Family Foundation and IBERIABank were honored at a champagne reception following the April 2nd performance at the Kravis Center. Guests enjoyed cocktails and hors d’oeuvres along with presentations by Palm Beach Pops Executive Director David Quilleon, Maestro Bob Lappin, Donald Ephraim and Justin Cidoni of IBERIABank.
Who: Special guests included international star Lea Salonga of Broadway and Disney fame and David Burnham of Broadway’s Wicked. In attendance were Maestro Bob Lappin and Gloria Briggs, concert co-sponsors Donald Ephraim and Maxine Marks for The Donald M. Ephraim Family Foundation and IBERIABank representatives Justin Cidoni, Rosemary Aguilar, Kirk Beerthuis and Colleen Rhodd, Palm Beach Pops Executive Director David Quilleon, Ari Rifkin, Nancy DeMattheis, George Maichin, Miguel Lima, Melanie Lanza, Bruce Smith, Linda Smith, Palm Beach Pops Bassist Rances Colon, Palm Beach Pops Drummer Frank Derrick, Jon Lappin and many others.
Charity Sponsoring Event: The Palm Beach Pops
Co-Sponsors: Donald Ephraim and Maxine Marks for The Donald M. Ephraim Family Foundation and IBERIABank
Photography by Studio Palm Beach
David Burnham, Rosemary Aguilar, Kirk Beerthuis, Lea Salonga, Colleen Rhodd, Justin Cidoni
Bruce and Linda Smith
David Burnham, Lea Salonga, Maxine Marks, Donald Ephraim, Maestro Bob Lappin
Miguel Lima, Melanie Lanza
Nancy DeMattheis, George Maichin