The National Hotel, the cinematic Art Deco treasure in the heart of South Beach, will host an exclusive Fundraising Dinner Gala benefiting the non-profit organization France Florida Foundation for the Arts, which supports high-quality cultural events between France and Florida.
During the opening VIP reception, guests will get a chance to meet with French actors Cyrielle Clair and GÃ©rard Chambre, as well as with the French fashion designer Pierre Cardin (tbc until last minute), the President of the French Florida Foundation, Dr. Melissa Patrylo, and the Deputy Consul of France in Miami, Ms. Karine Aumont.
Immediately following the reception at 8pm guests enjoy a seated dinner at the resortâ€™s signature restaurant Tamaraâ€™s Bistro conceived by Chef Matthew McDonalds. The show “Marlene is Back” will be performed during the dinner and provide guests with an intimate view of Marlene Dietrichâ€™s life in the 1920s and 30s. Tickets are $250 per person.