27th Annual Theater Benefit

Join us for an evening benefiting the Harriett Buhai  Center for Family Law.

Sunday, April 15, 2012
Music Center of Los Angeles
4:00 PM – Reception
6:30 PM – Performance of “Green Day’s American Idiot”

For more information or to order tickets, please call 213-388-7505 ext. 317 or email

Reception and award ceremony honoring:

Judith R. Forman, Zephyr M. Ramsey Award
Ellen Peck
, Harriett Buhai Community Service Award

And our 2011 Volunteer Award Recipients:
Denise Nardi
, Frances Wender Kandel Volunteer of the Year
Louise Nixon
, Pro Bono Attorney of the Year
Melissa McNair
, New Volunteer of the Year
Ellin Palmer
, 25 Years of Service
Liza Cunanan
, 10 Years of Service
Linda Morra
, 10 Years of Service

Reception followed by a performance of “Green Day’s American Idiot”, a groundbreaking and exuberant musical adapted from a blockbuster record album. Portraying the ageless story of youth in rebellion, the play follows several young men on their road to self-discovery. This Tony-nominated show reinvents Broadway for a new generation and appeals to all who love live music and dance.

Honorary Committee David Bohnett, Peter Doerken, Candis Duke, Fredric Rosen, Nadine Rosen, Susan R. Stockel, Sorrell Trope, Alfre Woodard

Event Committee Larry A. Ginsberg, Chair Honey Kessler Amado, Robert Brandt, Radell Simon Brown, Deborah Carabet, Carole H. Cohen, Bruce Cooperman, Debra S. Frank, Eunice Castillo, Robert S. Kaufman, Patty Kestin, Erin Kimmel, Betty L. Nordwind, Joan Patsy Ostroy, Patricia Phillips, Jaye Jo Portanova, Heidi Slater, Terry Steen, Cori G. Stockman