VENUE AND EVENT INFO
Women's Day Celebration: “Battle of The Sexes” (2017) Screening + Panel Discussion
A Celebration of Women and Diversity in Sports
Panel Discussion: The Role of Women in Sports, Yesterday and Today (7:30PM)
Panelists will discuss the issue of achieving equality for women in sport and how their role has changed since the 1970s.
Angela Hucles: Founder and CEO of Empowerment Through Sport, Co-chair of the board of trustees for the Women’s Sports Foundation.
Jonathan Dayton & Valerie Faris: Directors (Battle of The Sexes, Little Miss Sunshine)
Natalie Morales: Actress (Battle of The Sexes, The Grinder)
Valorie Kondos Field: Head Coach, UCLA Women’s Gymnastics; 2017 WISE Woman of Inspiration Recipient
Karen Brodkin: EVP of Content Strategy & Partnership, Endeavor
+ MORE SPECIAL GUESTS to be announced!
*Panelist lineup is subject to change
Screening: Battle of The Sexes (2017) – A film by Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris (9:00PM, 2 hours and 1 minute)
Join us on Women’s Day to watch a true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.
WHAT: A conversation on Women and Diversity in Sport following by a film screening.
Doors open at 6:30PM. Panel starts at 7:30PM – Movie starts at 9:00PM
WHERE: The Wiltern – 3790 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90010
WHEN: Thursday March 8, 2018 Doors open at 6:30PM
DETAILS: All ages, full bar and food. Tickets start at $12. Tickets available at: www.wiltern.com/ & www.ticketmaster.com
GA Tickets $12 plus fees: General Admission Seating, first come first serve
VIP Tickets: $15 plus fees: General Admission seating in Reserved VIP area, Skip the Line.
In Partnership With:
The WISE (Women in Sports and Events) mission is to create and support programs that enhance the success and growth of women in the business of sports and events. The organization strives to be the definitive source for businesswomen seeking information about issues, challenges and opportunities impacting all stages of their career – from entry level to senior management and those in transition. - See more at: http://wiselosangeles.org
Movie Night at the Wiltern is a General Admission Seated Event. Purchase your tickets at the Hollywood Palladium every Saturday from 10am-2pm without service charges for this event. This is subject to availability. Box Office is not open during holiday weekends.