Tony Winner Angela Lansbury and Follies Star Elaine Paige Discuss the American Theatre Wing (Video)

PlayBlog   Tony Winner Angela Lansbury and Follies Star Elaine Paige Discuss the American Theatre Wing (Video) Tony Award winner Angela Lansbury (Mame, Dear World, Gyspy, Sweeney Todd, Blithe Spirit), Follies star Elaine Paige and Marilu Henner (The Tale of the Allergist's Wife, Chicago) were on hand for the 2011 American Theatre Wing Gala, which honored Sir Howard Stringer, Sept. 26 at NYC's Plaza Hotel. Here, the leading ladies of the musical theatre world discuss the importance of the Wing.

The American Theatre Wing, according to its website, is "dedicated to celebrating excellence and supporting education in the theatre. Adapting its activities for each successive theatrical generation, ATW focuses today on programs and activities which help students, audiences and members of the theatrical community itself to learn more about what makes theatre tick from the people who make it so vital."

At the gala, Stringer, a longtime American Theatre Wing board member, was honored for his unwavering commitment and dedication to the arts. Prior to joining Sony, Stringer had a distinguished 30-year career as a journalist, producer and executive at CBS Inc.

To check out the interviews with Lansbury, Paige and Henner, look below:

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