OSCARS: Governors Ball Preview

By | Saturday February 23, 2013 @ 9:00pm PST

Cari Lynn is an AwardsLine contributor

After the elation (or heartbreak) of Hollywood’s most coveted awards ceremony, 1,500 guests will flock to the Ray Dolby Ballroom at the top level of the Hollywood & Highland complex to let it all … Read More »

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OSCARS: Michael Feinstein To Perform At Governors Ball

By | Friday February 22, 2013 @ 5:25pm PST

BEVERLY HILLS, CA – Michael Feinstein, two-time Emmy® and five-time Grammy® Award-nominated entertainer dubbed “The Ambassador of the Great American Songbook,” will take the stage on Oscar Sunday, February 24, at the Academy’s official post-Oscar ® celebration, the Governors Ball.

Feinstein is considered one of the premier interpreters of American standards. His 200-plus shows a year have included performances at Carnegie Hall, Sydney Opera House and the Hollywood Bowl as well as the White House and Buckingham Palace.

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OSCARS: Team Set For Governors Ball

By | Tuesday January 22, 2013 @ 10:15am PST

BEVERLY HILLS, CA – Academy governor Jeffrey Kurland, event producer Cheryl Cecchetto and master chef Wolfgang Puck will return to create this year’s Governors Ball, the Academy’s official post-Oscar® celebration, which will immediately follow the 85th Academy Awards® ceremony on Sunday, February 24. The 1,500 guests of the Governors Ball include Academy Award® winners and nominees, show presenters and other telecast participants. The Governors Ball will take place in The Ray Dolby Ballroom on the top level of the Hollywood & Highland Center® immediately following the Oscar telecast.

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OSCARS: Tony Bennett Set To Perform At Governors Ball

By | Thursday February 23, 2012 @ 10:40am PST

Beverly Hills, CA – Tony Bennett will perform at the Governors Ball, the celebration that will follow the 84th Academy Awards® presentation on Oscar Sunday, February 26, Academy President Tom Sherak announced today. ”Tony Bennett is that rare artist who

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Academy’s Governors Ball Duties For Jeffrey Kurland & Cheryl Cecchetto

By | Thursday February 16, 2012 @ 11:40am PST

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced today that Jeffrey Kurland will return for a third year as chair of the Governors Ball, the annual gala celebration that will follow the 84th Academy Awards on February 26. Wolfgang … Read More »

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