Marilyn Horne (© David Gordon)

The USC Alumni Club of New York will honor prominent alumni from the University of Southern California at the third Tommy Awards, an evening of performance and celebration, May 21 at Arena. Stephen Edlund will direct, with musical direction by Aaron Jodoin.

The program, which provides a vehicle for the USC Alumni Club of New York to present $40,000 in scholarships to current students from the greater New York area, will honor co-founder and CEO of Thundercat Technology and co-founder of the TD Foundation Tom Deierlein, and Marilyn Horne, celebrated opera legend, music educator, and philanthropist.

Notable alumni who will perform at the event include Charl Brown, Jonathan Christopher MacMillan, soprano Danielle Pizzorni, Natalie Peyser, and more.

Technical direction will be by Pranav Shah, and lighting design by Adam Blumenthal.

For more information and tickets to the third Tommy Awards, click here.