Dillon, Taylor, Pantoliano and Smith will appear in excerpts from new plays by Will Eno, Nick Flynn, Jenny Schwartz and Mac Wellman. Nelson will host the event.
The evening will also feature the announcement of the recipient of the first ever Soho Rep Dorothy Strelsin Playwriting Fellowship, supported by The Dorothy Strelsin Foundation.
The Spring Gala committee members, who will be in attendance, include Edward Albee, Adam Bock, Olympia Dukakis, Eileen Fulton, Tim Furzer, Anne Hamburger, Buck Henry, Morgan Jenness, Joseph V. Melillo, Irene Ramp, Mark Russell, Mark Subias and Mac Wellman.
Soho Rep has won six Obie Awards and is dedicated to cultivating and producing new and unconventional plays. Works have included The Thugs, Frankenstein and Everything Will Be Different.
101 Riverviews is located at 101 Sixth Avenue, between Grand and Watts Streets in Soho. The event begins with a cocktail reception at 7 PM. Tickets are $250, $500 or $1,000 for individuals, or tables of eight can be purchased for $1,500, $3,000, $6,000 or $10,000. For additional information and tickets, call (212) 941-8632 x203 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.