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March 20, 2017
Legendary Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony Award-winning artists Quincy Jones and Mel Brooks were honored Sunday, March 19 at the Geffen Playhouse’s 15th annual fundraiser, Backstage at the Geffen, which honors the accomplishments of leaders in the artistic community and supports the theater’s mission to produce original, quality works and engage the community in the live arts.
Barbra Streisand presented the Distinction in Service Award to Quincy Jones. Rob Reiner presented the Distinction in Theater Award to Mel Brooks. Actress and director Aisha Tyler served as the evening’s host.
A benefit to bring inspiration, hope & healing through the arts to the most underserved of our community
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on Sunday, March 19nd in honoring
Mel Brooks and Quincy Jones
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the Geffen Playhouse's artistic initiatives and
Education and Community Engagement programs,
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