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John Lloyd Young, Allee Willis to Co-Host APLA Benefit

May 14, 2010

Tony Award-winning actor John Lloyd Young joins Grammy-winning and Tony- and Emmy-nominated songwriter Allee Willis (The Color Purple, Friends) on Sunday, May 23 to host Food For Thought, the world premiere exhibition of Young's artwork. Young specializes in Pop Kitsch art, and Food For Thought spotlights pieces that play off iconic comfort food and drinks, including mac ‘n' cheese, Good & Plenty, Grape Crush, and Hungry-Man frozen dinners. The event, set for 3 – 6 PM, is a fundraiser for AIDS Project Los Angeles (APLA). It is expected to draw 200 VIP guests including Lesley Ann Warren, Ricki Lake and Charles Phoenix. apla.org