@ross Summer 08
ARETHA FRANKLIN, JONAS BROTHERS, THE B-52S, EMANUEL AX, JOSHUA BELL, DENYCE GRAVES CONFIRMED TO PERFORM AT THE @ROSS SERIES TO BENEFIT ROSS SCHOOL PROGRAMS AND SCHOLARSHIPS
A PORTION OF ALL TICKETS ARE TAX DEDUCTIBLE TO THE FULLEST EXTENT ALLOWABLE BY LAW
(July 16, 2008) EAST HAMPTON, NY – Ross School produced @ross series is pleased to announce the addition of Aretha Franklin to its already exciting music lineup to take place in August at the school in East Hampton, NY. She will join a wide array of talent and a slew of exciting events which include concerts with the Jonas Brothers and The B-52s, performances by Grammy Award winning pianist, Emanuel Ax, Grammy Award-winning violinist, Joshua Bell, Mezzo-Soprano Denyce Graves, and a benefit for the Andre Agassi Charitable Foundation featuring a special performance by Rob Thomas.
All events will take place in the intimate settings of the Ross School’s Upper Campus in East Hampton, NY (18 Goodfriend Drive) and will provide the community with up close and personal performances to benefit Ross School programs and scholarships.
For more information and details on exclusive VIP packages, which will include meet and greet opportunities with the artists and VIP parking, call Diana Aceti at 631-907-5112 or firstname.lastname@example.org. For a full list of events please visit http://summer08.ross.org or call 888-877-8499 for tickets. A portion of all tickets are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowable by law. Tickets for the Andre Agassi event will benefit the Andre Agassi Charitable Foundation.
Event listings are as follows, with additional talent to be confirmed:
August 8 THE B-52s @ROSS - show time 8:00 pm (doors 6:30pm)
August 9 JONAS BROTHERS @ROSS - show time 12:00 NOON (doors 11:00am)
August 16 ANDRE AGASSI FOUNDATION @ROSS featuring Rob Thomas - time TBD
August 18 THEATER @ROSS featuring Kelli O’Hara and Michael Cavanaugh - show time 8:00 pm (doors 6:30pm)
August 20 WELL-BEING @ROSS featuring Urban Zen Foundation founder Donna Karan, Marianne Williamson – Classes start at 2:00 pm (Doors 1:30pm). Reception from 5:00PM – 7:30PM
August 22 CUISINE & WINE @ROSS featuring Danny Meyer’s Union Square Hospitality Group - start time 6:00 pm
August 23 ARETHA @ROSS – show time approximately 9:00pm (doors 6:30pm)
August 24 CLASSICAL @ROSS featuring Emanuel Ax, Joshua Bell, Denyce Graves - show time 8:00 pm
August 28 FILM @ROSS - show time 8:00 pm (doors 6:30pm)
August 29 COMEDY @ROSS featuring Seth Meyers and Greg Giraldo - show time 8:00 pm (doors 6:30pm)
About Ross School:
Ross School is an accredited independent school for pre-nursery through grade twelve with campuses in East Hampton and Bridgehampton, New York. Ross provides a global curriculum in science, arts, humanities and wellness, as well as competitive athletics, college placement and opportunities for travel. For more Ross School news, please visit www.ross.org/news.