THE OBAMAS AND THE STARS ATTEND FORD'S GALA:Markette & Vanessa were on the red carpet for the Ford's Theatre Society Annual Gala.
President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama were in attendance . The event featured appearances by Ty Burrell (who hosted the event) American Idol Kelly Clarkson, Renée Fleming, George Lopez, Lionel Richie, Robin Roberts, Dick Van Dyke and The Soldiers' Chorus of the United States Army Field Band. South African Archbishop Desmond Tutu and South African Constitutional Court Justice Albie Sachs received the theatr's Lincoln Medal. Interviews with both of these extraordinary gentlemen to come!!! "American Idol" winner Kelly Clarkson, who sang "Everybody Got Their Something," and pop start Lionel Richie, who sang "All Night Long."
Markette and Vanessa on the red carpet interviewing
Dashing past press and photogs
But he came back and we got an interview and photo after our off key performance. Hi-Five on that!