Ritz & Escoffier, A Conversation with Luke Barr about Cesar Ritz, Auguste Escoffier, and the Invention of Modern Luxury, 12:30 p.m., May 4, 2019
THE INFLUENCES OF RITZ AND ESCOFFIER
Join Luke Barr, author of Ritz & Escoffier-The Hotelier, the Chef, and the Rise of the Leisure Class as he shares the story of César Ritz and Auguste Escoffier joining forces in 1889 at the Savoy Hotel and of their impact on the hotel and restaurant industry.
DATE: Saturday, May 4, 2019
TIME: 12:30 to 3:00 p.m.
PLACE: The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Washington, DC
PRICE: $75 Dames/$85 non Dames (non-members' price includes a $10 tax-exempt donation for LDEI-DC scholarships)
RESERVATIONS: Click here to purchase your tickets on Eventbrite! For more info visit www.lesdamesdc.org; Reservation or cancellation deadline Monday, April 29.
PARKING: Valet only is $8 for program's guests with validation sticker provided at event check-in.
METRO: Dupont Circle or Foggy Bottom.
Les Dames d'Escoffier
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