ACED IT: Hollywood insider-y kids charity The Art of Elysium will present its sixth annual Genesis concert at The Theatre at Ace Hotel in newly-hip downtown Los Angeles on Friday. This year’s show will feature performances from emerging artists chosen by curators Spike Jonze, Karen O, Alex Ebert, Shepard Fairey, Santigold, Jakob Dylan and Beck. Among the boldfaced names in the crowd will be Casey Affleck, Moby and Joaquin Phoenix, whose sister, Rain Phoenix, is on TAOE’s board of directors. Up-and-comers who will take the stage for the multi-platform showcase, which includes music, film, dance and trapeze acts, include Soko, Moses Sumney, Chuck Ellis, Mary Ocher, Rodrigo Amarante, The Garden, Nico Turner, Aaron Embry, Yorhees, The Donnies, The Amys and Nite Jewel.
August 28, 2014