The Golden Clef Awards Receive Rave Reviews From Attendees

Honorees and Entertainers (L to R): Back Row: Roy Patrick Disney, Carly Bracco, Paul Williams, Dave Bossert, Kermit the Frog, Morgan Brittany, Paul Boland. Front Row: Joseph Yakovetic, Rex Smith, James Mulligan and Richard Allen. Photo by Stephen Russo

The First Golden Clef Awards are now history, but with the debut of the new gala come memories of an evening where excellence took center stage. Here are what people are saying about the Gala:

I just wanted to let you know that Nancy and I had a great evening and thank you for putting on a terrific show. I hope you were happy with how it all turned out. Congratulations on a wonderful evening.”

– Dave Bossert


Awesome Awards Night!”

– Kathleen A. Allison


Also, have to thank Joseph Yakovetic and the La Mirada Theatre staff. Great people, so professional. Can’t wait to see the Animaniacs Show!”

– Paul Boland


That’s a really impressive looking award! Well done Joe!”

– Marlise Boland


Congratulations it was a amazing event! It was something we will never forget!”

– Camie Gross Dean


This will forever be a memorable night! Rick and I are grateful to have shared it with Rick Farmiloe and David Derks.”

– Christi Haydon


Joseph, I had a wonderful time at the inaugural La Mirada Golden Clef Award Gala. You and your team did an excellent job organizing the event.”

– Sandi Ando Lesert


Well done Joseph Yakovetic on the entire event!”

– Stephen Russo


GREAT JOB JOE! I AM STILL FLYING FROM THE WHOLE EVENING! I am so proud of my friend Joe Yakovetic. He and the board did an amazing job for the Golden Clef Awards. Paul Williams was one of the recipients. What an amazing talent!! What an amazing evening!! His wife, Mariana, is beside him in the photo.”

– Jaimie Shaheen


It did turn out well! I hope to make it next year, too!”

– Leslie Smith


It was a once in a lifetime experience. Fabulous pictures, fabulous show. I really enjoyed this program. Thank you for putting together such an amazing cast and production!”

– Peggy Murphy


Wow! Just WOW!”

– Al Taylor


This was a fabulous evening! If anyone has a chance, go next year!”

– Jocey Katz