Last Night's Parties: Sheryl Crow Performs At The Pierre, Jodie Foster Shows Off Her 'Beaver'

by Mara Siegler · May 5, 2011

The 40th annual Kitchen gala honored musician Phillip Glass; Sheryl Crow sang for Memorial Sloane Kettering; Jodie Foster screened her new Mel Gibson vehicle The Beaver; Tommy Hilfiger brought the Hamptons to the Meatpacking District; Liv Tyler came out to support Stella McCartney and more! Take a look at what happened last night!

The Kitchen's 2011 Spring Gala

Where: Capitale

Who Was There: Philip Glass, Waris Ahluwalia, Stephen Kolb, Sarah Michelson, Selby Drummond, RoseLee Goldberg, Richard Chai, Eric Bogosian, David Byrne

Other Details: This year's 40th annual gala honored musician Phillip Glass. Tim Fain, Nico Muhly, Vojya Iyer Trio and the International Contemporary Ensemble all performed. After dinner guests were treated to an after party hosted by The Smile with drinks, dessert and dancing. [Via]

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The Society of MSKCC'S 4th Annual Spring Ball at The Pierre [More photos HERE]

Where: The Pierre

Who Was There: Sheryl Crow, Shelley Carr, Heather Leeds, Tory Burch, Caryn Zucker, Jamie Tisch, David Yurman, Sigourney Weaver, Jamee Gregory, Jacqueline Weld Drake, Helena Martinez, Grace Meigher

Other Details: Guests came out to the Society of MSKCC'S 4th Annual Spring Ball in their best black tie for dinner, a silent auction, and cocktails. DJ D-Nice provided the music, and Sheryl Crow gave a special performance.   Take a look at more photos HERE!

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Special Screening of THE BEAVER [More photos HERE]

Where: Walter Reade Theater

Who Was There: Joan Juliet Buck, Michelle Caruso-Cabrera,Ron Claiborne, Gayle King, Regis Philbin, Stone Phillips, John Stossel and his stache

Other Details: Mel Gibson, who you know from beating the shit out of his girlfriend and hating Jewish people, as well as the 1980's, is in a new movie where he sets on a journey to re-discover his family and re-start his life with the help of a Beaver puppet. Jodie Foster is involved in the project and was on hand last night, minus Mel to promote the flick. Take a look at more photos HERE.

TOMMY HILFIGER Prep World Launch Party

Where: Tommy Hilfiger Prep World Pop Up House

Who Was There: Dee Hilfiger, Tommy Hilfiger, Lisa Birnbach, Jessica Stam, Jessica Szohr, John Legend, Christine Teigen, Daniella Van Graas, Viola Haqi, Sophie Shrej, Karolina Babczynska

Other Details: Tommy Hilfiger launched his "Prep World" line with True Prep author Lisa Birnbach with the opening of an East Hampton's modeled pop up shop at Gansevoort Plaza on Little West 12th. [Via]

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Opening of The STELLA MCCARTNEY BOUTIQUE [More photos HERE]

Where: Saks Fifth Ave

Who Was There: Stella McCartney, Liv Tyler

Other Details: Liv Tyler hosted a cocktail reception in honor of Stella McCartney to celebrate the opening of her new shop. Guests were able to meet Liv, Stella, preview the Autumn and Winter 2011 collection, and  enjoy cocktails, and vegetarian hors d'oeuvres. Proceeds from the evening's sales went to The Naked Heart Foundation. Be sure to check out more photos HERE.

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A&E Television Networks (AETN) 2011 Upfront Presentation

Where: IAC Building

Who Was There: Demi Moore, Nina Garcia, Catherine Bell, Tracey Gold, Brigid Brannagh, Sally Pressman, Wendy Davis, Billy Bretherton

Other Details: Demi Moore showed off some bright red pants at last night's event! According to a report, Moore recently signed a contract with Lifetime Network for a multi-project collaboration. [Via]

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NYO MAGAZINE Upper East Side Issue Launch Hosted by JARED KUSHNER, DYLAN LAUREN and OBSERVER MEDIA GROUP

Where: Dylan's Candy Bar

Who Was There: Dylan Lauren, Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner, Chiu-Ti Jansen, Caroline Fuchs, Lauren Arpel, Alexandra Bogen, Lacey Tisch, Anne Flanagan, Lawrene Klepner,

Other Details: The New York Observer held a party for its NYO magazine UES issue, which features Natalie Portman's baby daddy and ballerino  Benjamin Millepied on the cover. Hot.

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- Columbia Records & DeLeon Tequila present Peter Bjorn and John

Where: Rose Bar

Who was There: Phillip Lim, Richard ChaiAlbert Hammond Jr., Greg Krelenstein (Misshapes), Brent Hocking, The Postelles, Waris Ahluwalia, Mick Rock, Lissy Trullie, Charlotte Ronson Jessica Stam, Sky Ferreira

Other Details: Guests sipped DeLeon tequila drinks just in time for Cinco de Mayo as Peter Bjorn and John gave a special performance to a packed house at the Gramercy Park Hotel at The Rose Bar. [Via]

CENTRAL PARK CONSERVANCY's 29th Annual Frederick Law Olmsted Awards Luncheon

Where: Central Park

Who Was There: Lizzie Tisch, Anne Harrison, Gillian Miniter, Julia Koch, Virginia Apple, Ashley Baker, Amy Fine Collins, Amy Hodley, Mark Gilbertson, Anna Kennedy Safir, Blair Clarke, Barbara Regna, Margot Takian, Melissa Morris

Other Details: The Women’s Committee of the Central Park Conservancy hosted the 29th Annual Frederick Law Olmsted Awards Luncheon in Central Park's Conservatory Garden. Ladies put on their fanciest hats for the occasion.

SEDGWICK Leather Goods Launch Party

Where: Elizabeth Charles

Who Was There: Carly Beck, Ashley Baker, Lionel Geneste

Other Details: Carly Beck and Ashley Baker's new leather goods line, Sedgwick, launched last night at Elizabeth Charles.

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