1. The 163rd Anniversary Concert and Ball, Philadelphia’s premier annual white-tie gala, roook place on Saturday, January 25, 2020. Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin and The Philadelphia Orchestra along with special guest John Lithgow, dazzled attendees during the concert. It was a spectacular evening of music, dining, and dancing. The white-tie event began with an Open House reception before the Anniversary Concert at the Academy of Music. The Ball including dinner and dancing to the music of six bands at the Hyatt at the Bellevue Hotel. Proceeds contribute to the restoration and preservation of The Academy of Music, a national historic landmark. David and Caitlin Ferry and Micaela and Jim Brandau paused for a photo at the 2020 Academy Ball. Jim Brandau served as the ball”s 2020 co- chair.
3. Katherine and Bill Eyre, Linda and Steve Siegfried and Mike Davis and Emily Siegfried were pictured during the reception.
5. Juliana and Deborah Chakrabarti, Michele and Robert Connor, Raphael Crawford and Alison Portnoy Crawford.
6. Howard and Hope Hamner, John and Lauren Royer and Neal and Susan Cooper.
7. Buck Riley, Gay Davidson, Matt Tiaguard, Jessica Annas, Chris Annas, Allan Burkley and Carl Buchholz.
9. John and Susan Smith, Sheila Hess and A.J. and Keisha Gordon. Sheila Hess serves as the Philadelphia City Representative.
10. Courtney Manson, Phil Fleischer, Lauren Toepel, Erika Ravitch, Emilie Anderson and Jennifer Fleischer
11. Barbara Majeski, James Fitzgerald and Vicki and Larry Dubinsky.
15. Joe Siligato, Ginger Kochmer, Maria Quattrone and Chip Kantzinger.
17. Gerald Lawrence, Dr. Stefanie Porter, John and Cara Fry and Roberta and Carl Dranoff.
19. Tom Taft, Erin Horvat, Glen Sacks, Jason T. LaRocco, Pamela D. Hess and Bill Valerio.
20. Joseph and Jeanne Prim, Robyn and Bruce Leto and Judy and James Larkin.
22. Kristin Detterline, Teresa and Chris Kenny and Rachel and Jason Cevera.
26. Bill Valerio, Russell Harris, Glen Sacks and Carmen Zinni.
31. Thanuja Hamilton M.D., Annie McCormick, Lynsie Solomon and Giavanna Tripoli.
33. Kevin and Pam Mahoney, Joe and Robin Meterchick and Joe and Amy Frick.
37. Amy Oshiro, Erica Peele, Becca Kier and Elizabeth Heiden.
38. Charles Oddo, Janet Guthart and Kim and Jevin Dow.