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David Lynch Foundation announces ''National Night of Laughter and Song'' benefit gala at Kennedy Center, Washington, DC - June 5
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2 May 2017
The David Lynch Foundation has announced a ''National Night of Laughter and Song'' to be held Monday, June 5 at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Concert Hall in Washington, D.C.
The gala dinner and concert event is a benefit presented by the Foundation's Center for Health and Wellness. Proceeds will help support 10,000 veterans and at-risk youth in Washington, D.C.
The evening will feature a star-studded line-up of talent including hosts Hugh Jackman, Deborra-lee Furness Jackman, and Katie Couric; comedians Jerry Seinfeld, Jay Leno, and Margaret Cho; and singers and musicians Ben Folds, Kesha, Angeligue Kidjo, and Sharon Isbin.
Distinguished honorees who will receive ''Lifetime in Service'' – 2017 Lynch Awards at the gala include award-winning journalist Candy Crowley; Patricia de Stacy Harrison, President and CEO of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting; educator Dr George H Rutherford II, Chair of the U.S. Committee for Stress-Free Schools; and renowned psychiatrist, researcher and bestselling author Dr. Norman E. Rosenthal.
Click here for more information about the event, including how to participate and tickets.
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