It was "Dancing with the Stars" all the way, at the Covenant With Youth Awards Gala at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. Drew Lachey, season one winner of the hit TV show, hosted the event, which honored award-winning actor Andy Garcia, Smashbox CEO Dean Factor, and Escape Artists Producers Todd Black and Jason Blumenthal.
Since 1988, Covenant House has opened its doors to more than 150,000 homeless youth. Their mission is to protect and safeguard all children of the street with absolute respect and unconditional love. A most noble cause indeed.
Placido Domingo's musical talents were nurtured by his parents, Zarzuela stars from Madrid. In his teens he sang in the chorus of his family's zarzuela troop in Mexico, and he still remains a true lover and practitioner of this vocal genre.