On Wednesday, December 14, 2017 NOOR hosted the opening party for The Lythgoe Family’s “Beauty and the Beast – A Christmas Rose” American Panto version based on the Beauty and the the Beast fairytale written by Madame de Villeneuve.
NOOR Owners Maggie & Robert Shahnazarian were on the benefit committee along with Lesley Brander- Epps, Sheila Grether-Marion, Nigel Lythgoe, Michael Martinet, Julietta Perez and Summit Funding. The committee was chaired by Teena Hostovich and Darrell Brooke.
From the article…
“The Lythgoes teamed up with Pasadena Playhouse to host a pre-curtain reception at Noor atop Paseo Colorado on opening night, Dec.13, to benefit Give Kids Panto, a non-profit educational program serving more than 5,000 Title 1 students across America, many of whom will see live theater for the first time through this program. The funds raised will provide transportation and tickets to Panto student matinees for LAUSD and PUSD students.“
For the full article please visit https://www.pasadenastarnews.com/2017/12/25/on-the-town-for-dec-25-2017/