2020 Chicago Silver Circle Honors Dinner

Jackie Bange

March 16, 2020 – Because of the ongoing health crisis, the Chicago/Midwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences is postponing the Silver Circle Honors Dinner scheduled for May 8, 2020 at the Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel.  The Academy will work with the hotel to schedule a new date.   Contact rcowing@emmyonline.tv with any questions

The Silver Circle Honors Dinner will be held on Friday, May 8, 2020, at the Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel, 163 E. Walton, Chicago.  The honorees are Jackie Bange, Richard Bernal, Mark Giangreco, Alan Krashesky, Marda Le Beau, and Jennifer Lyons We will also induct four television greats who left us far too soon: Marlin Perkins, Lynn Hauldren, and Jack and Elaine Mulqueen. Read more about the 2020 Chicago Silver Circle Honorees.

Member Tickets: $155

Non-Member Tickets:  $180

Purchase a table for 10 – $1,800
Purchase a table of 12 – $2,160

Download a form to pay by check

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Business attire, please. There will be a cash bar.

Valet parking will also be available at the hotel for $30.00. However, there are less expensive options in the parking garages around the area. Area Parking Information

Tickets will be held at the door at event registration. No tickets are mailed out ahead of time.  If you have seating requests, please let us know by emailing rcowing@emmyonline.tv.

Marda Le Beau

Seating will be arranged in tables of 10 or 12. If you have specific seating requests, please let us know. If requested, individuals can be seated together even if tickets are purchased separately. We will make all effort to seat individual ticket holders together according to their preferences but we cannot guarantee placement. Please RSVP early.

Mark Giangreco

If you have dietary restrictions, please let us know ahead of time by emailing rcowing@emmyonline.tv.

TAX DEDUCTIBLE CHARITABLE DONATIONS – Would you like to make a tax deductible charitable donations to the NATAS Scholarship Fund in honor of a Silver Circle Honoree? We will acknowledge your donation in the evening’s program book (if submitted before April 20). At the Silver Circle Honors dinner, we will be awarding high school scholarships.

Cocktails – 5:30 pm
Dinner – 6:30 pm
Award Ceremony – 7:45 pm

The Student Award Presentation will take place at the beginning of dinner at 6:30 pm.

Jennifer Lyons

Marlin Perkins

Alan Krashesky

Jack and Elaine Mulqueen

Lynn Hauldren

Richard Bernal

No refunds or credits shall be provided for cancellations made within five (5) business days of the event. If payment is to be taken at the event, a lower price will not be given for no-shows. Payment for tickets will be based on reservations made.  Participants will be invoiced the full cost for no-shows.