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Go Behind the Scenes of the Emmys® with the Vice Chair of the Academy, Steve Venezia

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Donated by: Television Academy Foundation & Steve Venezia

Bid to be first to see the biggest show on television when you and your guest get an exclusive sneak peek of Emmy Awards final rehearsal with Television Academy’s Vice Chair, Steve Venezia!

To commemorate the experience, you will receive an autographed suitcase filled with goodies, signed by the 2018 Emmy presenters and nominees!

This once-in-a-lifetime experience is truly a rare opportunity as the Emmy Awards rehearsals are closed-to-the-public!

Steve Venezia is 3 term Governor of the Television Academy and currently serving as the Vice Chair of the Academy. He was Emmy Show Chair for five Emmys Awards telecasts.

List of talent signatures on suitcase: 

Abbi Jacobson Alec Baldwin, Angela Bassett, Connie Britton, Constance Wu, Ilana Glazer, Larry David, Michael Douglas, Milo Ventimiglia, Neal Brennan, Patricia Arquette, Rachel Brosnahan, Rel Howery, Ron Cephas, Jones Ru Paul, Samira Wiley, Samantha Bee, Sandra Oh, Sarah Paulson, Taraji P. Henson, Tiffany Haddish, Queer Eye 5: Bobby Berk, Karamo Brown, Tan France, Antoni Porowski, Jonathan Van Ness

Nominees/Winners: Alex Borstein, Benito Martinez, Brian Tyree, Henry Carson Kressley Dave Chappelle, David Harbour, Donald Glover, Felicity Huffman, Jason George, Jeffrey Wright, Katt Williams, Lakeith Stanfield, Merritt Wever, Ross Matthews, Tatiana Maslany, William H Macy, Xosha Kai Roquemore, Zazie Beetz.

  • Experience occurs on Sep 21, 2019.

Additional Lot Details
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  • Participant must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Valid for 2 people.
  • Meet and greet will be in a group setting.
  • The winner may take a photo.
  • The Television Academy Foundation (the “Foundation”) will conduct a background check on winner and guest; winner and guest will be required to sign a written consent to background check and additional legal documentation such as a publicity and liability release (unless otherwise prohibited by law).
  • Experience is NONTRANSFERABLE and cannot be substituted (except at sole discretion of Foundation), sold, assigned or redeemed for cash.
  • Dates of experience and/or guests on the show are subject to change and/or cancellation at any time.
  • Other than as laid out above, no travel, accommodation and meal are included in this package.
  • Additional terms/restrictions may apply; full terms and conditions HERE.
  • *Television Academy Foundation Letter of Authenticity Included.
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Television Academy Foundation
Preserving and celebrating the history of television while educating and inspiring the future generation.
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  • Experience cannot be resold or re-auctioned.
  • Cannot be transferred.
  • Travel and accommodations are not included.
  • We expect all winning bidders and their guests to conduct themselves appropriately when attending an experience won at Charitybuzz. Polite manners and respect for the generous donor and adherence to any rules or parameters are a must.

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