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Martin Scorsese to Receive 2012 Moth Award, Honoring the Art of the Raconteur

March 23, 2012
by Laura Hadden, Media & Communications Manager

Photo credit: Brigitte Lacombe

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We are thrilled to announce that Mr. Martin Scorsese will receive the 2012 Moth Award, Honoring the Art of the Raconteur at The Moth Ball on Tuesday May 8th.

The festivities, part of our 15th anniversary, will take place at Capitale in New York City, and will include a VIP cocktail party, dinner, dancing and show.

Rev. Al Sharpton will present a scholarship award to a graduate from our MothSHOP Community Education Program. Additionally, we are delighted to be honoring Bonnie Hammer, Chairman of NBC Universal Cable Entertainment and Cable Studios, for her philanthropic leadership in programs to end prejudice, discrimination and bullying in which The Moth has collaborated.

Tickets are now on sale here.

Dinner ticket ($350)
6:30-7:30pm VIP Cocktail Party
7:30-9:00pm Sit-down Dinner
9:00-10:00pm Storytelling Show
10:00pm-12:30am Dessert and Dancing

Party Ticket ($195)
8:00-9:00pm Cocktail Reception with Light Buffet
9:00-10:00pm Storytelling Show
10:00pm-12:30am Dessert and Dancing

For information about sponsorship and table purchases please contact David Mutton by email (david@themoth.org) or telephone (212.507.9833)

We look forward to hosting you at the event BizBash called “the hippest literary gala going” and celebrating the art of storytelling.

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