Stirring the Pot: Tom Colicchio Hosted and Interviewed by Florence Fabricant - Guild Hall

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Stirring the Pot with Florence Fabricant
Tom Colicchio

Chef Tom Colicchio at his restaurant Small Batch in Garden City, January 28, 2019. Photo by Daniel Brennan.

Event Category:
Sunday, August 4
$25 ($23 Members)

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158 Main Street
East Hampton, NY 11937 United States
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The chef and host of Bravo’s Top Chef will discuss his restaurant empire with a focus on being environmentally-friendly and giving back. Join Florence and Tom Colicchio for a complimentary continental breakfast at 10am prior to each talk. A book signing will follow the interview and Q&A.

  • Florence Fabricant

    Florence Fabricant, a food and wine writer for the New York Times, contributes the weekly Front Burner and Off the Menu columns, is a member of the wine panel and writes the pairings column for the wine tastings. She frequently writes features that appear in the Food section and also covers food and travel elsewhere in the Times. She has written 12 cookbooks, most recently Wine with Food (Rizzoli), based on the New York Times pairings columns and written with Eric Asimov and The City Harvest Cookbook also published by Rizzoli. She is now working on the 125th anniversary cookbook for LVIS, a community improvement organization in East Hampton. She actually began her career as a food writer in East Hampton, contributing the column In Season to the East Hampton Star. A Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Smith College, she has an M.A. in French from New York University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. She holds L’Ordre National du Mérite from the French government, is on the Board of Trustees of Guild Hall in East Hampton, N.Y., and is a member of Who’s Who of Food and Beverage in America. (New York, NY). She and her husband, Richard, a retired lawyer, live in Manhattan and East Hampton, N.Y. They have two children and two grandchildren. 

  • Alexandra Palkovic

    Off Broadway: Attack of the Elvis Impersonators(The Lion Theatre)Regional credits: Ursula in Sweet Charity, Lina Lamont in Singin in the Rain, Erma in Anything Goes, Doralee Rhodes in 9 to 5, Demeter in Cats, Cabaret, Serena in Legally Blonde(The Marriott Theatre), Tommy(Paramount Theatre),Ensemble/Jovie cover in Elf the Musical(Arvada Center), Delee in Smokey Joe's Cafe(The New Theatre Company), Sally in Cabaret, Charity in Sweet Charity(Timber Lake Playhouse). Commercial work: KFC Couchgating, Extreme Energy, Denver Zoo.

Event Sponsors

All Education Programming supported by The Patti Kenner Arts Education Fellowship, with additional funding by an anonymous donor, Kate W. Cassidy Foundation, Lewis B. and Dorothy Cullman Endowment Fund, and The Melville Straus Family Endowment.
All Theater Programming is supported in part by Ellen Myers, Marders, the Daryl & Steven Roth Foundation, and funding from The Ellen and James S. Marcus Endowment for Musical Programming, The Harold and Mimi Steinberg Charitable Trust, Hess Philanthropic Fund, The Melville Straus Family Endowment, The Schaffner Family Foundation, and Vital Projects Fund, with additional support from Brown Harris Stevens, Saunders & Associates, and public funds provided by Suffolk County.
Lead Sponsors: Ciuffo Cabinetry and Citarella
Additional support provided in part by Sub-Zero, Rotari, Splash Mixers, and Sotheby’s International Realty
Media Sponsor: Hamptons Magazine
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