For those who live in or commute to New York City, the Williamstown Theatre Festival (Mandy Greenfield, Artistic Director) has announced that the annual WTF Gala will be held at Manhattan’s City Winery (155 Varick Street) on Monday, February 9, 2015 at 6:30 PM.
The evening will feature appearances and performances by Tony and Emmy Award-winner Martin Short, two-time Tony Award-winner and Williamstown veteran Katie Finneran, the acclaimed PigPen Theatre Co., up-and-coming singer/songwriter Benjamin Scheuer (The Lion), and New York favorite Rebecca Naomi Jones, with more performers and participants to be announced. And this video:
This year’s 2015 Benefit Artist Committee includes many passionate advocates for the Williamstown Theatre Festival such as Becky Ann & Dylan Baker, Lewis Black, Daniel Breaker & Kate Whoriskey, Ty Burrell, Bobby Cannavale, Anna Chlumsky, Patricia Clarkson, Trip Cullman, Tyne Daly, Michael Friedman, Victor Garber, Jessica Hecht, John Benjamin Hickey, Sam Hunter, John Lithgow, Justin Long, Pam MacKinnon & John Procaccino, Terrance McNally & Tom Kirdahy, Debra Monk, David Hyde Pierce, Sam Rockwell, and Bess Wohl.
Williamstown Theatre Festival’s Gala Committee includes Stacy & Eric Cochran, Tracy & Joe Finnegan, Jessica & Matt Harris, Kristen Johanson & Tom Green, Anne & Josh Morris, KK & Bo Peabody, Annie & Nick Pell, Olivia & Ernest Sabine, Caren Pasquale Seckler & Mike Seckler, Courtney Smith & Graham Duncan, and Carolyn Zakrevsky & Jeffrey Altman.
To support the Williamstown Theatre Festival and purchase tickets to the visit http://www.wtfestival.org.
Additional information about the 2015 Benefit Gala will be announced at a later date.