Wallis Annenberg + Ferragamo’s Week-Long Celebration Kicks Off Today

Photo courtesy of Wallis Annenberg
Photo courtesy of Wallis Annenberg
The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts is finally making its debut in LA, and its founders are throwing a week-long party to celebrate.

Salvatore Ferragamo will kick off the festivities by hosting a dedication ceremony this morning, to be followed by a black-tie gala on Thursday evening hosted by Brad Pitt, Robert Redford and Jamie TIsch.

Ferragamo’s involvement in the evening will also include a fashion runway presentation of the Spring Summer 2014 collection by Creative Director, Massimiliano Giornetti. Guests will also enjoy a unique performance by Italian tenor Vittorio Grigolo.

A second night of gala festivities will take place on Friday, where Wolfgang Puck will cater a dinner that will also include, cocktails, hors d’ouerves and surprise entertainment in the Bram Goldsmith Theater.

The opening festivities will unveil a Salvatore Ferragamo pop-up shop, open through November 15th to the public, within the Center’s Grand Hall.

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