The Eighth Annual Platinum Pias
Community Awards Show for Artists
2017

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Come support artists of all kinds who are making a
difference in their NYC communities and internationally!
When? Monday, March 20 at 6:30pm
Where? DCTV at 87 Layfayette, New York, NY
Is there food? Yes!
Cost? Free!
Get tickets by signing up for the NYC Make a Difference
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And our 4 wonderful judges this year include:

Ali Baynes
Tina Casula Gross
Rodger Taylor
Rick Oliver

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The Platinum Pias nominees include:

PLATINUM PIA FOR “ACTOR MAKING A DIFFERENCE”

Danny Hicks
Lin Manuel Miranda
Victor Verhaughe

WINNER: Lin Manuel Miranda

PLATINUM PIA FOR “TEACHING ARTIST MAKING A DIFFERENCE”

Alina Bloomgarden
Bruce Payne
Mamedjarra Diop

WINNER: Alina Bloomgarden

PLATINUM PIA FOR “MUSICIAN MAKING A DIFFERENCE”

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Justin A.G.
Thrillumentary International Band

WINNER: Justin A.G.

PLATINUM PIA FOR “POP ICON MAKING A DIFFERENCE”

Bobby Hart
Karolyn Grimes
Tony D. Fields

WINNER: Karolyn Grimes