By Adam Hetrick
16 Mar 2011
|Photo by Joseph Marzullo/WENN|
Huntington artistic director Peter DuBois has been announced to stage Braff's new play, All New People, for Second Stage Theatre Off-Broadway this summer. He previously directed Braff in Trust at Second Stage in the summer of 2010.
Diamond, who is a Huntington Playwriting Fellow alumna, will be presented with the Wimberly Award during the event. Also honored will be Huntington trustee Bill McQuillan.
The Huntington produced Diamond's Stick Fly — about an African-American family's summer on Martha's Vineyard, under the direction of Kenny Leon — in early 2010.
Proceeds from Spotlight Spectacular! support the Huntington’s Student Matinee Series, the Huntington-Codman Academy Charter Public School Partnership and Poetry Out Loud.
Tickets to the gala, which includes dinner, cocktails, dancing and entertainment, can be arranged by phoning (617) 273-1536.
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