Fifty New York City not-for-profit theatres were celebrated at a noon luncheon at Sardi's. Charles Busch, Lisa Kron, Donald Margulies, Marian Seldes, Andre De Shields, Michael Weller and more were in attendance as guests of the theatre companies being honored.
This year's recipients include Abingdon Theatre Company, The Actors Company Theatre, Atlantic Theater Company, Barrow Group, Cherry Lane Theatre, Classic Stage Company, Classical Theatre of Harlem, Collaborative Arts Project 21, Culture Project, The Ensemble Studio Theatre, The Flea Theater, Here Arts Center, INTAR Hispanic American Arts Center, The Irish Repertory Theatre, Keen Company, La MaMa e.t.c., LAByrinth Theater Company, Lincoln Center Theater, Ma-Yi Theatre Company, Manhattan Theatre Club, MCC Theater, Mint Theater Company, New Federal Theatre, New Georges, The New Group, New York Classical Theatre, New York Theatre Workshop, Pan Asian Repertory, The Pearl Theatre Company, Phoenix Theatre Ensemble, Primary Stages, Prospect Theater Company, The Public Theater, Puerto Rican Traveling Theatre Company, Rattlestick Playwrights Theater, Roundabout Theatre Company, Second Stage Theatre, Signature Theatre Company, Soho Rep., Thalia Spanish Theatre, Inc., Theatre Breaking Through Barriers, Theatre For A New Audience, Theater For The New City, TheaterworksUSA, Transport Group, Urban Stages, Vineyard Theatre, Women's Project and Productions, and Working Theater.
Here are some photos from the event:
All photos by Aubrey Reuben.