The Art of Elysium is a well known and respected charity here in Hollywood, bringing together the arts and celebrities to hospitalized children. Their 13th annual “Heaven” gala celebrated with “We Are Here” for a rock concert charity experience like no other.
The evening featured special musical performances curated by WE ARE HEAR featuring Dave Grohl & Friends, Marilyn Manson, Cheap Trick and L7. Joined by a core combo of Grohl on drums, Krist Novoselic on bass and Pat Smear on guitar were friends (and family) Beck, St. Vincent, and Violet Grohl. DJ performances by Adam 12 and Chris Holmes.
Ashley and Topher Grace were honored with the 2020 SPIRIT OF ELYSIUM award for their generous support over the years. The event served as The Art of Elysium’s largest annual fundraiser, with proceeds directly supporting the organization’s programs and services. This year’s co-chairs are Stephanie Horton, Erica Reid, Stacey Sher and Kerry Brown. Eric Greenspan served as HEAVEN 2020’s celebrity chef. Guests enjoyed dinner served by concert concession stands which served fare such as duck fried rice, vegan “Chicago Style” hot dogs and grilled “Greenspan” cheese.