ArtsWave virtual "Cheers to the Arts Party"

Zoom Party www.artswave.org/impact/events/cheers-to-the-arts 7:30 p.m. Over a dozen artists and celebrities will make appearances and performances during the party, which will be kicked off by ArtsWave Board of Directors President James Zimmerman. The lineup includes: 98 Degrees singer and actor Drew Lachey;"WKRP in Cincinnati" actor Gary Sandy making a special return visit; Singer and Cincinnati contestant from The Voice TyShawn Colquitt; Cincinnati Pops Conductor John Morris Russell; Cincinnati Ballet dancers Sam Griffen and Taylor Carrasco along with Artistic Director Victoria Morgan; Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park Monologues of Hope actress Ernaisja Curry and Artistic Director Blake Robison, Emmy-nominated jazz vocalist and Learning Through Art CEO & Co-Founder Kathy Wade; Cincinnati Art Museum Director Cameron Kitchen, social distancing from the Museum; and funk and blues band Kyle Hackett Trio, performing live from Fretboard Brewing Company with introductory comments by co-owner Kevin Moreland. Besides performances and appearances, the evening features simple, at-home pastry making that will be led by Taste of Belgium Pastry Chef Ira Robinson, and a wine tasting for all to enjoy, guided by wine educator Kathy Merchant.

ArtsWave virtual "Cheers to the Arts Party"