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CAU Alum Kenny Leon hosts Celebrity Golf Tournament & Gala


Tony winning-director, Kenny Leon presents his annual Celebrity Golf Tournament and Gala on Saturday, May 16. The Artistic Director of True Colors Theatre Company will serve as host alongside Samuel L. Jackson, Anna Horsford, and Monica Pearson. 

The event, which invites celebrity guests from the entertainment, sports, and media worlds, raises funds for the theatre company’s education programs including the National August Wilson Monologue Competition for high school students. This year's event chairs include Jovita Moore, Kelly Mayfield and Henry and Joanne Kelly

Check out Saturday's agenda below:

Greens in the Day: Morning brings our lively golf tournament with Samuel L. Jackson and Kenny Leon in hot competition for the “Kenny Cup”, currently held by Kenny and “Team East Coast”. The day starts with a Continental breakfast before the tournament and concludes with lunch and the awards presentation. The event takes place at the Golf: Bear’s Best Atlanta. 

Blues in the Night: Hosted this year by Anna Horsford and Monica Pearson, in the evening we will have a festive party at a private Buckhead residence including dinner buffet, cocktails, blues entertainment, an as well as the opportunity to mingle with celebrity guests.  8 p.m. – 11 p.m., cocktail attire.

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