Tyne Daly to Host MTC's Annual Spring Gala

News   Tyne Daly to Host MTC's Annual Spring Gala Tony Award winner Tyne Daly, recently on the New York stage in Rabbit Hole, will host the Manhattan Theatre Club's Annual Spring Gala May 15.

The one-night-only event will be held at the New York Hilton and will feature performances from such musicals as Jersey Boys, The Color Purple, Ring of Fire, The Drowsy Chaperone and The Wedding Singer. Cynthia Nixon, who co-starred with Daly in Rabbit Hole, will also be among the evening's special guests. The annual gala is scheduled to begin at 7 PM with cocktails and a silent auction. Dinner will follow at 8 PM with entertainment at 9:15 PM. Among the silent auction items are tickets to Chicago's tenth anniversary show and gala party, a seven-night cruise to Alaska, a trip to Dublin and a restaurant tour with Tim and Nina Zagat.

All monies raised will benefit MTC's play, musical and theatre development programs as well as the theatre's educational outreach programs.

The New York Hilton is located at 1335 Avenue of the Americas at 53rd Street. For ticket information call (212) 399-3000, ext. 342.