Trisha Yearwood, Paul Simon, Elvis Costello, Josh Groban, Tina Fey and more appearing tonight at “Celebration of Paul Newman’s Dream” in New York
Owasso country music star Trisha Yearwood will join fellow award-winning musicians Elvis Costello, Josh Groban and Paul Simon tonight at “A Celebration of Paul Newman’s Dream” at Lincoln Center in New York City.
The event will benefit Paul Newman’s Association of Hole in the Wall Camps. It will include a ]special announcement about the association’s global network of camps.
Hosted by Joanne Woodward, Newman’s widow, the event will include appearances by Jimmy Fallon, Tina Fey and Jake Gyllenhaal. Hole in the Wall Camp children also will be participating in performances.
Ticket sales from the evening – which is generously supported by Newman’s Own Foundation, produced by Kevin Duncan and directed by Josh Rhodes – will benefit Paul Newman’s family of camps and programs supporting children facing serious illnesses from around the world.
The Association of Hole in the Wall Camps is a growing global community of innovative camps and programs for children with serious illnesses and their families. Today, there are 14 member camps worldwide, including eight in the United States, five in Europe and one in Israel, as well as 10 programs in Africa, Asia and South America. Since 1988, more than 350,000 children and families have been served from 50 countries. The Association of Hole in the Wall Camps is an independent not-for-profit organization dependent upon private funding to serve all children free of charge.
For more information, go to www.holeinthewallcamps.org.