Uptown Players presents Black Tie Dinner Live

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Tim Berry, Matt Ginn, Justin Chavez
Photo by Sheryl Lanzel

The annual Black Tie Dinner event will be a televised event, shown live on WFAA-TV and streaming through the Black Tie Facebook page.

The line-up of celebrity guests will include fashion designer, television personality, and author Tan France from Queer Eye; actresses Vicci Martinez and Emily Tarver from the groundbreaking series Orange Is the New Black; and actor and previous Black Tie Dinner Media Award winner Erich Bergen from Madam Secretary.

There will also be appearances by activist and author Cecile Richards, HRC President Alphonso David, and local drag superstar Cassie Nova, plus musical performances by rising pop star Ava Max and Dallas-based singer Anton Shaw.

They will also present the 2020 Kuchling Humanitarian Award to activist and community leader Bruce Monroe, in recognition of his years of activism for and service to the Dallas LGBTQ community.

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This is a virtual event.