Entries by Julie Leffler

Elizabeth Segerstrom Chairs and Attends the American Ballet Theatre’s 2019 Spring Gala

COSTA MESA, CALIFORNIA  – June 7th, 2019 – On May 20th, 2019, Elizabeth Segerstrom attended the American Ballet Theatre’s 2019 Spring Gala at the Metropolitan Opera House, continuing her strong support of the world-renowned ballet company. As an annual fundraising event, the proceeds of the 2019 Spring Gala will support ABT’s education and engagement programs […]

Elizabeth Segerstrom Attends Frank Gehry’s 90th Birthday Celebration

COSTA MESA, CALIFORNIA – March 18th, 2019 – Elizabeth Segerstrom attended the 90th birthday celebration of longtime friend and creative partner, Frank Gehry, at the Getty Center. Both sharing a passion for the arts, the two developed a friendship through Gehry’s charity, Turnaround Arts, which aims to bring art education to underprivileged children at low […]

Elizabeth Segerstrom Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of South Coast Plaza

South Coast Plaza’s 50th Anniversary book celebrates and commemorates the 50th-anniversary of the West Coast’s top and largest shopping destination. Released in November 2017, the book details how Henry Segerstrom, his family and widow, Elizabeth Segerstrom, brought their vision to life. Starting with the humble beginnings of the Segerstrom family as lima bean farmers, author […]

Elizabeth Segerstrom Candlelight Concert

Elizabeth Segerstrom Attends Segerstrom Center for the Arts’ 45th Annual Candlelight Concert 2018 COSTA MESA, CALIFORNIA – December 11, 2018 – On November 30th, 2018, Segerstrom Center for the Arts hosted their 45th Anniversary Candlelight Dinner and Concert. This treasured event, chaired by Sandy Segerstrom Daniels and Jane Fujishige Yada, brings Orange County friends and […]

Elizabeth Segerstrom Honored by Colburn School with The Richard D. Colburn Award at the Schools 20th Anniversary Celebrate Colburn Gala

Gala Concert Honorees Help Celebrate the Colburn School’s 20th Year   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Costa Mesa, CA)—On Tuesday, October 23rd, the Colburn School hosted their annual gala event, Celebrate Colburn, at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. The event is the single most important annual fundraiser for the Colburn School, raising critical funds […]

Elizabeth Segerstrom Hammer Museum Gala Co-Chair 2018

Gala Also Sponsored By South Coast Plaza, The Renowned Shopping Destination Co-Managed By Segerstrom   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Costa Mesa, CA)—On Sunday, October 14th, the Hammer Museum at UCLA held their annual gala in their outdoor courtyard to benefit the museum’s internationally acclaimed exhibitions and public programs. Grammy Award-nominated recording artist, Leon Bridges performed at […]

Elizabeth Segerstrom Co-Chairs Carnegie Hall 2018 Opening Gala

Black-Tie Gala Raises Over $5.1M For Carnegie Hall’s Artistic, Educational And Social Impact Programming   COSTA MESA, CALIFORNIA – October 4, 2018 – On October 3rd, 2018, Carnegie Hall hosted its Opening Night Gala for the 2018-19 season, co-chaired by Elizabeth Segerstrom and attended by distinguished guests and vocal superstars. The black-tie event of over […]