According to a press statement, "The Guild's thoughts and well wishes are with everyone affected by the storm and they are most appreciative of your understanding during this difficult time."
As previously announced, Stephen Karam, Alan Menken and Michael John LaChiusa are among the recipients of 2012 Dramatists Guild of America awards.
Lisa Kron will host the evening, and Tony nominee Mary Testa (On the Town), Amanda Green (Bring It On) and Kenita Miller (The Color Purple) will be among the evening's performers.
Karam will receive the 2012 Hull-Warriner Award for his play Sons of the Prophet, which received its New York City premiere with Roundabout Theatre Company in October 2011. The award is presented to an author or team of authors "in recognition of their play dealing with controversial subjects involving the fields of political, religious, or social mores of the times." Karam is also the author of Speech & Debate.
Other honorees include Philip Kan Gotanda, who will receive the Flora Roberts Award "in recognition of distinguished work in the theater and to encourage the continuation of that work"; and Micki Grant, who will receive the Dramatists Guild Award for Lifetime Achievement "in recognition of lifetime achievement in theatrical writing."