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January 30, 2013

Renowned Pianist ELEW to Perform at Rebuild Hoboken Gala this Saturday February 2nd

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Here is some more information on the upcoming Rebuild Hoboken Gala this Saturday…

Many Treats on the Line-up at Rebuild Hoboken Gala This Saturday February 2nd 2013

Pianist ELEW To Perform; The Cake Boss To Deliver a Special Cake

Saturday’s Gala to Rebuild Hoboken is sure to be rockin’, especially when ELEW (Eric Lewis) takes the stage.  The iconoclastic pianist, known for a “thunderous style of play,” will be the featured performer during the fundraiser this Saturday, February 2, at the W Hotel in Hoboken, NJ.  The event begins at 7 PM with cocktails, followed by an evening of entertainment, live and silent auctions and food prepared by local restaurants.  ELEW will perform two sets throughout the evening.

Elew Performing

Elew excites audiences with an inspired medley of ragtime, rock and pop that he calls Rockjazz. His physical style of playing piano, standing rather than sitting and sometimes plucking the piano strings like a guitar, has captivated thousands of people at some of the biggest stadiums in the United States.  He has also played the White House.  In 2009, he performed in the East Room on a special presidential piano with legs carved in shape of bald eagles at the White House Poetry Jam, with Barack Obama, Michelle Obama and Joe Biden all in attendance.  Last week, he performed at the Hip-Hop Inaugural Ball at the Harman Center for the Arts in Washington.

Here is a sample video of his work with his cover of Nirvana’s Smells Like Teen Spirit:

The Rebuild Hoboken Relief Fund organization also announced that Buddy Valastro of Carlo’s Bakery in Hoboken and star of The Cake Boss will be baking and presenting a cake for the gala.

Tickets to the gala, presented by Haven Savings Bank, are available through the website: http://rebuildhoboken.org/#gala.  Tickets are $300.

For more information about ELEW, visit his website at http://elewrockjazz.com/.

About Rebuild Hoboken Relief Fund:

Rebuild Hoboken Relief Fund is a 501 (3)(c) charitable organization established to aid residents, businesses and local charities in their recovery from losses incurred as a result of Hurricane Sandy.  It is the central fundraising entity responsible for the local rebuilding effort.

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January 29, 2013

The Gala to Rebuild Hoboken at W Hotel- February 2nd, 2013 at 7:00PM – Tickets Still Available

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Here is a silver plated fundraiser for the Rebuild Hoboken Relief Fund to assist those who were hit hard by Hurricane Sandy…

The Gala to Rebuild Hoboken

February 2nd, 2013 at 7:00PM

The W Hotel – 225 River Street, Hoboken, NJ

Gala to Rebuild Hoboken 2-2-2013

This event is a black tie optional cocktail reception with guest Celebrity Hosts, Entertainers and Presenters including Dancing with the Stars Anna Demidova, CBS 2′s Katie McGee, Fox News’ Juliet Huddy, Buddy Valastro, The Manzo’s from The Real Housewives of NJ and many more. Open bar will start at 7:00pm and continue for the duration of the event. Food and dessert will be served thanks to our local restaurants. We have special guests and entertainment lined up to make the evening unforgettable.

If you cannot attend but would like to donate an item to our Silent or Live Auction, please complete the Auction Donation Form or contact Susan Lorentzen at (908) 400-5222 or gala@rebuildhoboken.org.

Please view the Sponsorship Experience options which each include tickets to the Gala, listing on our website, recognition and other incentives. For questions or purchase, please contact Erica Seitzman at (914) 262-3759.

Ticket Price: $300 (limited to first 200)

Link To Purchase Tickets: http://rebuildhoboken.org/#gala

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December 5, 2012

HCT presents Broadway in Hoboken – A concert to Benefit Rebuild Hoboken January 20th 2013 7pm

Here is another Theater performance in Hoboken with proceeds going to the Rebuild Hoboken Relief Fund…

The Hoboken Children’s Theater presents Broadway in Hoboken –

A concert to Benefit Rebuild Hoboken January 20th 2013

Broadway stars will be in Hoboken to give a concert with proceeds going to aid Hoboken residents affected by Hurricane Sandy.On January 20, 2013, at 7:00 pm at Monroe Theatrespace, an impressive collection of Broadway performers will come together in Hoboken for an incredible evening of song and dance.Performers scheduled to appear include Don Brewer (Les Miserables, The Will Rogers Follies, Mamma Mia!), Lisa Capps (Les Miserables, Miss Saigon, Tommy), Cara Cooper (Jersey Boys, All Shook Up, Legally Blonde), Jesse Johnson (Wicked, Altar Boys, The Glorious Ones), David Josefsberg (The Wedding Singer, Les Miserables, Grease), Kevin Kern (Wicked, Les Miserables, The Wedding Singer), Mayumi Miguel (Contact, Jesus Christ Superstar, South Pacific), Brian Noonan (Phantom Of The Opera, Jekyll and Hyde, Les Miserables) and Kevin David Thomas (Les Miserables, A Little Night Music, Rebecca).

Tickets are $100 — click the Brown Paper Tickets link right  to purchase tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/301749

The Monroe Theatrespace is located at 720 Monroe Street in Hoboken, near the 9th Street light-rail stop. Parking in rear of building.

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November 20, 2012

The Shannon Hurricane Sandy Fundraiser with Diamond Raffle Tonight Tuesday 11/20 7pm-Close

The Shannon is hosting a fundraiser for www.RebuildHoboken.org Tuesday 11/20 7pm to close

$1 from every drink sold goes to rebuild Hoboken. There will be raffle prizes including 2 Tickets to Z100 Jingle Ball and a DJ in the back at 9pm. $3 domestic bottles and drafts $5 U Call it (all bottles, premium draft, mixed drinks & shots are $5)!

Diamonds are a girls best friend! For the raffle drawing there will be 500 Cubic Zirconias and 1 Diamond mixed in a snifter glass.  Each lady buys $5 ticket per chance to draw gem until diamond is drawn. Diamond is half carat Retail Value $1000. Diamond is donated by www.BARZZ.net. All proceeds are donated to www.RebuildHoboken.org.
The Shannon is located at 106 First St., Hoboken, New Jersey 07030.

 

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