Tag: Nancy Crown

MCA benefit art auction largest in Museum's 48 year history

A view of the striped dining tent created by HMR Designs.
Can you imagine walking into the renowned Museum of Contemporary Art’s galleries and seeing breathtaking artwork hanging on the walls that you can TAKE HOME?! Well, that was exactly what happened for the MCA’s annual benefit art auction for those lucky guests with extra coins in their pockets. More than 500 attended this event that... Read more »

Lyric Opera's Opening Night Gala: Always an elegant affair

Renee Fleming and Tim Jessell
The Women’s Board of the world-renowned Lyric Opera of Chicago, led by event co-chairs Mrs. Nancy Crown and Mrs. Caryn Harris, hosted the 61st annual Opening Night Gala on September 26. This always-elegant evening began with red carpet arrivals outside the Civic Opera House before more than 3000 guests entered the theatre to enjoy Mozart’s... Read more »

Chicago Bull Joakim Noah's "Noah's Arc Foundation" focuses on children at fundraiser

Joakim Noah, his mom Cecilia Rodhe, Ryan O'Donnell and Chef Shin Thompson
Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah joined more than sixty friends, family and supporters recently at soon-to be opened West Loop eatery Kabocha  (952 W. Lake)to raise awareness for his namesake charitable organization, Noah’s Arc Foundation.  Guests sipped specialty cocktails and snacked on an array of tasty bites from Kabocha’s Chef Shin Thompson while mingling with... Read more »