The evening begins at 7 PM with cocktails, followed by dinner (8 PM) and the show (9:15 PM). Among those scheduled to attend the evening include Senator Charles Schumer, Lynn Redgrave, Swoosie Kurtz, Tony Roberts, Donna Murphy, Marc Shaiman, Scott Wittman, Erica Jong, Kitty Carlisle Hart, Denise O’Hare and Ana Gasteyer.
Tickets for the gala — ranging from $1,000 (individual tickets) to $30,000 (table of ten) — are available by calling (212) 399-3000, ext. 144. The New York Hilton is located at 1335 Avenue of the Americas at 53rd Street.
All proceeds will benefit Manhattan Theatre Club’s educational outreach programs, its reading series and musical theatre program as well as the playwriting fellowship program and MTC’s seven-play season.