Project Description

Dudley Moore Gala (New York) [Poster]

Dudley Moore Gala (Carnegie Hall)

Associate Producer for Tony Adams and managing internet marketing, on Monday, April 16, 2001, a host of friends honored and celebrated Dudley Moore at Carnegie Hall. Julie Andrews and Michael Caine served as honorary chairs for the event.

Man of All Seasons” gala attendees included Chevy Chase, Amy Irving, Mary Tyler Moore, Jill Eikenberry, Ann Reinking, Barbara Walters, John Dankworth & Cleo Laine and Barbara Walters.  John Cleese and Robin Williams created taped video segments.  Monty Python’s Eric Idle joined Saturday Night Live’s Jimmy Fallon in recreating the one-legged Tarzan sketch Moore used to do with his late comic partner, Peter Cook.

The cast of Broadway’s Blast! played Ravel’s “Bolero.”  All proceeds from the benefit went to two charities, Music for All Seasons and the Dudley Moore Research Fund for Progressive Supranuclear Palsy.