Saturday night was the annual White House Correspondents Association dinner in Washington, DC. Bloomberg hosted an after-party at the Costa Rican embassy. It was a veritable who’s who of everything! I bumped into Pamela Anderson and saw Salman Rushdie again (he likes card tricks) and it was quite a wild scene.
They had recreated three famous paintings and brought them to life. I played the part of the soda jerk in Edward Hopper’s ‘Nighthawks’, performing card tricks in a specially-constructed bar area, and whenever anyone came in it was projected on a giant screen in the main party area.
This is Hopper’s ‘Nighthawks’:
Here are some behind-the-scenes photos:
Check out this time-lapse movie of the evening: