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||Elton John AIDS Foundation Oscars party to be virtual on April 25
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The 29th annual Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) Academy Awards Pre-Party will be hosted by Emmy- and Tony-winning actor and New York Times best-selling author Neil Patrick Harris alongside Sir Elton John and David Furnish, with a stripped-back performance by Grammy-winning artist Dua Lipa for the virtual event on Sunday April 25.
Names of other participants will be announced at a later date.
For the first time, EJAF supporters worldwide are invited to attend the famed Oscar party by joining a 60-minute pre-show special produced by Fulwell 73 at Rosewood London.
Since the annual event's inception in 1992, The Academy Awards Viewing Party has supported the foundation's efforts to raise millions for its work.
The special will be hosted four times to meet the different time zones of a region's broadcast of the Oscars: 4 p.m. PT / 7 p.m. ET on April 25 in the United States; 7 p.m. GMT on April 26 in the U.K.; 7 p.m. AEST on April 26 in Australia and New Zealand; and an optional repeat at 7 p.m. PT on April 26 in the United States. Each regional special can host up to 100,000 attendees through Webex.
Fans can purchase tickets to the Oscar pre-show special for $19.99 each via Ticketmaster at shops.ticketmasterpartners.com/elton-john-aids-foundation. Visit EltonJohnAIDSFoundation.org for additional information.
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