Apr 26 2010

Little Steven, Bruce Springsteen & The Rascals

Am Samstag (24. April 2010) wurden Little Steven und Ehefrau Maureen Van Zandt mit dem „Kristen Ann Carr Award“ ausgezeichnet. Als Gäste hatten sich die „Rascals“ angekündigt. Eine Pop-Band, die in den 60er und 70er Jahren einige Hits hatten. Ferner nahm auch Bruce Springsteen an der Veranstaltung teil.

Als Höhepunkt des Abends performten die Rascals einige ihrer Hits. Bruce Springsteen und Little Steven unterstützten die Popikonen beim Song „Good Lovin'“.

Der „Kristen Ann Carr Fond“ vergibt Stipendien für die Krebserforschung und versucht, das Leben von jungen Krebspatienten zu verbessern.

Die offizielle Pressemeldung:

Maureen And Steven Van Zandt To Be Honored At The Annual Kristen Ann Carr Fund ‚A Night To Remember‘ Gala April 24th.

New York, NY (Top40 Charts/ Shore Fire Media) – Maureen and Steven Van Zandt will be honored at The Kristen Ann Carr Fund’s annual fundraiser „A Night to Remember“ at Tribeca Grill on Saturday, April 24th for their contributions to The Fund’s mission and to Kristen’s memory.
Guests will wine and dine on pairings from several of New York’s most prestigious restaurants including Nobu, Tribeca Grill, Centrico, Corton and Acela Club at CitiField and have an opportunity to bid on high-profile auction and raffle items including:

  • A Bruce Springsteen signed 1952 reissue Telecaster guitar
  • 2 tickets to the 2011 Grammy Awards plus after party passes
  • 2011 NCAA Final Four package
  • 2 VIP tickets to attend the 2010 Ambassadors of Rock tour in London
  • Walk-on role in the hit tv show CSI
  • Vacation getaways on JetBlue Airways
  • VIP Daytona racing packags
  • Rock n Roll Hall of Fame VIP package
  • AMC unlimited movie passes for a year
  • Dine Around Town from Myriad Restaurant Group including Nobu, Tribeca Grill, Centrico and Corton

The Fund was founded in 1993 by Bruce Springsteen’s co-manager Barbara Carr and her husband, prominent rock journalist Dave Marsh, after the disease claimed the life of their daughter, 21-year-old Kristen Ann Carr.
Honoring the life of this extraordinary young woman, The Fund has established a comprehensive sarcoma laboratory at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, provides sarcoma fellowships in both surgery and oncology at MSKCC and supports programs designed to help teenagers and young adults with cancer and other serious illnesses.
Previous attendees of „A Night to Remember“ include Bruce Springsteen, Patti Scialfa, members of the E Street Band, Harvey Keitel, Elvis Costello, Diana Krall and the cast of the Sopranos, amongst many others.
Saturday, April 24th – 8pm-12am
Tribeca Grill – 375 Greenwich St. (Corner of Franklin & Greenwich)
Individual tickets are $500; sponsorship packages start at $2,500.

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