Calling all party animals …the show must go on!

Join us May 14 at 6:30 pm for a Zoom Happy Hour with Bronson Van Wyck! Joining Bronson will be acclaimed editor Billy Norwich who worked with Bronson on “Born to Party, Forced to Work”.

Event Committee

Co-Chairs
Eryn Bingle
Betsey Ruprecht
Catherine Tompkins

Charlotte Barnes
Holly Cassin
Kelly Corroon
Heather Georges
Rachel Goulding
Ren Harman
Samantha Mollett
Mimi Moulton
Anne Ogilvy
Ashley Reid
Jordan Rhodes
Abby Ritman
Valerie Rockefeller
Leigh Ann Ryan
Tolland Sheriff
Carter Simonds
Susan Sleeper

Zoom Happy Hour with Bronson van Wyck 
Billy Norwich

At last year’s Antiquarius Opening Night party, Bronson van Wyck wowed guests with his fabulously creative take on the theme “Animal Instincts” and regaled patrons with his wit and knowledge of fêtes of historic proportion, significance and bacchanalia! Don’t miss this rare opportunity to hear first-hand the stories behind Bronson’s fabulous parties, featured in his new book, Born to Party, Forced to Work.

 

TICKETS:

$150:  Join the Party with Bronson and Billy, receive your very own copy of “Born to Party, Forced to Work” safely hand delivered along with a special “Mom’s Night In” Box, filled with tasty treats and mixers just for you to enjoy during the Zoom Party.

$100:  Join the Zoom call and receive “Born to Party Forced to Work” book safely “hand” delivered in time for the event.

$50:  Join to the Zoom Party + q & a with Bronson and Billy

Need help with dinner?   We’re offering a delicious “homemade” family-friendly dinner: lasagna, green salad, crusty Italian bread and chocolate chip cookies (no nuts!) for dessert!  $80 serves 4.

Bronson van Wyck & Billy Norwich

Bronson van Wyck is one of the world’s leading authorities on hospitality, celebrated for a style of entertaining that combines wit and sophistication with the gracious warmth of his Southern upbringing. An event planner of international renown, Bronson has organized some of the most memorable and imaginative parties of the past two decades in locations all over the world. In 1999, Bronson founded Van Wyck & Van Wyck with his mother, Mary Lynn. Since then, Bronson’s talent and style have drawn clients like Presidents Clinton, Bush and Obama, Madonna, Beyoncé, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jerry Seinfeld and Diane von Furstenberg. Bronson also creates strategic event programs for international luxury brands, such as Chanel, St. Regis, Mercedes-Benz, Christie’s, Bulgari, Range Rover and Van Cleef & Arpels, among many others.

Billy Norwich is a writer, editor, and video and television reporter. He is the author of the novels My Mrs. Brown and Learning to Drive as well as the children’s book Molly and the Magic Dress. Norwich also has written introductions and essays for many pictorial books. Currently the editor for fashion and interior design at Phaidon Press, he has also written and edited for The New York Times Magazine, Vogue, Town & Country, Architectural Digest, and New York magazine. Norwich is a graduate of the writing program at Columbia University (MFA), Hampshire College (BA), and the Pomfret School. He lives in New York City.

Greenwich Historical Society will be closed Saturday, 3/14 until further notice. 

All public programs and tours are cancelled. Our office will remain open to staff and scheduled visitors. We will be monitoring developments of this situation closely and taking precautions wherever possible. 

Stay healthy and safe!