Inner Circle Charity Ball
Inner Circle Charity Ball 2008
The Inner Circle Charity Ball was performed at thr Grand Ballroom at the New York Hilton on March 15 /2008. This year's show was called" YOUNG MIKENSTEIN"
Here is my front and back cover art and some interior illustrations
It's the 86th Annual Charity Ball performed by media and print journalists who cover the New York City political scene .
This job came out of the blue in the last year of Mayor David Dinken's term . I've really enjoyed drawing all the local and national characters on the political stage.
This is also the show where Guiliani used to wear a dress. He was playing Rudy/Rudia , from the Broadway cast of Victor /Victoria, with Julie Andrews.
This year's show was a month earlier than usual. The Spitzer affair broke on the Monday before. It didn't really effect me because, the program was already at the printers.
I met David Paterson at the Con Edison Party , but,he left before the Spitzer jokes. I liked him. Then , he had his own problems.