On Thursday night, Hugh Jackman not only began performances of his new Broadway play A Steady Rain, but he stopped by hip downtown clothing store Jeffrey to participate in the citywide Fashion's Night Out event.
On Thursday night, John Stamos, the star of the Roundabout Theatre Company's revival of Bye Bye Birdie, became the first celebrity to have his portrait put on the new Fame-Wall at theater district eatery Trattoria Dopo Teatro.
On Thursday, dozens of politicians and celebrities came together in Duffy Square to announce the Entertainment Industry Foundation's "I Participate" Program, which is aimed at creating a new era of volunteerism. Mayor Michael Bloomberg was joined at the event by Hollywood supercouple Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore.
Among the celebrities on hand Thursday for the EIF's "I Participate" event, which will include special television segments in October, were Katie Couric, Tyler Perry, Ashton Kutcher, Bernadette Peters, and Tim Daly.