Suzanne Rogers Presents: Oscar de la Renta World Broadcast Premiere on Citytv
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Suzanne Rogers Presents: Oscar de la Renta
World Broadcast Premiere on Citytv
(Toronto – August 18, 2010) Giving back is always in style. Watch as fashion and philanthropy go hand in hand when Suzanne Rogers Presents: Oscar de la Renta - a runway show benefiting children’s charities - premieres Saturday, September 4 at 8pm exclusively on Citytv.
Artwork for Suzanne Rogers Presents: Oscar de la Renta is available at www.rogersmediatv.ca
“The glamour of Oscar de la Renta and Suzanne Rogers’s passion for philanthropy and fashion have created a compelling special that we think Citytv viewers will enjoy,” commented Alain Strati, Vice President, Specialty TV and Development, Rogers Media Television.
Suzanne Rogers Presents: Oscar de le Renta, gives viewers VIP access to the first Canadian Oscar de la Renta fashion show in over a decade and an exclusive look at the glamorous evening that followed. See how it all came together with highlight interviews with Oscar de la Renta himself, Suzanne Rogers, prominent celebrity stylists and renowned fashion writers. Plus, audiences get an inside look at everything from the casting call, to the chic venue to the final product – a breathtaking runway show that is equal parts art as it is fashion, capped by a signature Oscar de la Renta Wedding gown.
Suzanne Rogers Presents: Oscar de la Renta encapsulates Suzanne’s premiere signature event, designed to support various children’s charities. Her ongoing passion sparked a Canadian first in Spring of 2010 - an exclusive Oscar de la Renta runway event in Toronto. At the event, over three quarters of a million dollars was raised for three children’s charities – HealthyKids International, an initiative of Toronto’s Sick Kids Hospital; Children’s Aid Foundation and Casa del Nino, Oscar de la Renta’s school in the Dominican Republic.
A Citytv encore presentation of Susanne Rogers Presents: Oscar de la Renta takes place Sunday, September 12 at 10pm (9pm CT, 8pm MT).
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