The evening begins with a cocktail reception where guests mingle and enjoy a special art exhibit created especially for this event. A three-course dinner of elegantly-crafted cuisine will be served followed by the Stars of Nashville performance by Charles Esten and Jonathan Jackson and a surprise special guest. The After Party Performance will keep the energy rocking with music by DJ Mix Master Mike of the Beastie Boys.
Charles Esten and Jonathan Jackson: Stars from the hit television show Nashville - Charles Esten and Jonathan Jackson - have sold-out shows all over the U.S. and U.K. Esten, Jackson and a surprise special guest will perform music from the series as well as their original material. Nashville airs in 225 territories worldwide and has been nominated for several music awards. Since its debut, the show has inspired 22 soundtracks, which have collectively sold more than one million album units and over 5 million single-track downloads to date.
All proceeds from the Annual Arts Performance Event benefit Vogel Alcove, an early childhood education and Parent Opportunity Center that is working to Break the Cycle of Poverty for homeless children and their families in Dallas. Vogel Alcove provides educational, developmental and therapeutic services to children and families affected by homelessness. Using its “Two-Generational” approach to solving homelessness, services are provided to client families through the early childhood education program and Parent Opportunity Department. All of these services are free, in a safe and nurturing school environment, in which the families can learn and grow together.