The 24th Annual Tibet House US Benefit Concert on March 11, 2014, at New York City’s Carnegie Hall. Chuck Close, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Peter Sarsgaard have been named Honorary Chairpersons for the evening.
These additions will join previously announced artists: godfather of punk Iggy Pop, synth-pop trailblazers New Order, rock visionary and poet Patti Smith and her Band & musician Jesse Smith, lauded American composer Philip Glass, brilliant American composer Nico Muhly and Tibetan folk and freedom singer/songwriter Techung. The evening is once again curated by artistic director Philip Glass.
Tickets for the concert are on sale now ($35-$200) – PRESS HERE to purchase, or through Carnegie Charge by calling212.247.7800 or in person at the Carnegie Hall Box Office (57th Street and Seventh Avenue).
PRESS HERE to purchase special gala packages starting at $500 that include tickets to the concert and an elegant dinner reception. These tickets can also be purchased through the Tibet House US at 212.807.0563.
Proceeds from ticket sales go to support the work of the Tibet House US. For more information please visit www.tibethouse.us.
Tibet House US is a non-profit educational institution and cultural embassy founded in 1987 at the request of His Holiness the Dalai Lama to ensure the survival of the unique Tibetan civilization. This is Tibet House US’ 26th year serving the public on behalf of the Tibetan people. They are grateful for the support over the years and hope that everyone will continue to help them stand up for the dignity and the distinctive contributions that the Tibetan people make to the world.