An evening to celebrate “all things new”

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Meet Our MC & Special Guests

Emily Swallow

Emily Swallow is an actor and singer who has appeared on screens and stages in LA, NY and in between.  She is best known for her role as the Armorer in the Disney+ series The Mandalorian and as Amara on Supernatural.  She appeared this summer in the Wallis Annenberg Center production of King Lear opposite Joe Morton. Emily lives in Topanga with her husband Chad and their dogs and is a member of Cornerstone West LA.

Nikko Dumas-Lowe

Nikko Dumas-Lowe is a singer, songwriter, and vocal producer. Born and raised in LA, she grew up singing with her parents, her brother, and sisters and in church, where she honed her vocal skills and sang her first solo at eight years old. She got her first professional break at age eleven when she was cast in Michael Jackson’s “Heal the World” video. Nikko co-wrote and performed the theme song for The Wendy Williams show, and sang on the theme songs for Dance Moms, Stephen & Ayesha Curry’s show About Last Night as well as many other commercials and TV shows.

Marquesha Babers

Marquesha “Keke” Babers is a Los Angeles based spoken word artist and poet.  She was featured in the film Summertime and opened the Women in the World Summit at Lincoln Center. Keke performed at Women Across America for global icons like HRH Princess Reema Al Saud of Saudi Arabia, Angelina Jolie, Hillary Clinton, and others. She serves as an ambassador for Girl Rising, a global movement ensuring that girls around the world are educated and empowered.

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Join Us for Claris’ Ripple Gala, either in person or virtually. The program will begin LIVE at 6:30 p.m. PDT.