Friday, October 13 was full of good auspices at Cipriani on 42nd Street as the Irish Arts Center celebrated with its Spirit of Ireland Gala. This year’s event honored: Emmy, Grammy and Academy Award winner Steve Martin; Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Paul Muldoon; and Co-Founder and Former CEO, Martha Stewart Living and Vice Chair, American Ballet Theatre, Sharon Patrick. Special guests included Senator George Mitchell, Liam Neeson, Cassandra Wilson and many more.


Theater Pizzazz’s JK Clarke was on hand to capture the exciting red carpet arrivals.