PHOTO CALL: Michael Cerveris, Christine Lahti, Jan Maxwell, Tonya Pinkins, David Pittu and More at Atlantic's Spring Gala
26 Feb 2013
Atlantic Theater Company presented its annual Spring Gala, Songs in Celebration of a New Day, an evening of original music celebrating the future of Atlantic, newly reinvigorated in its renovated home at the Linda Gross Theater Feb. 25.
Michael Cerveris, Jan Maxwell, David Pittu and Tonya Pinkins
Photo by Joseph Marzullo/WENN
Co-founded by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright David Mamet and Academy Award-nominated actor William H. Macy in 1985, Atlantic Theater Company produces great plays simply and truthfully by utilizing an artistic ensemble. Atlantic believes that the story of a play and the intent of its playwright are at the core of the creative process. The plays in the Atlantic repertory, from both new and established playwrights, are boldly interpreted by today's finest theater artists and resonate with contemporary audiences.
Over the last twenty-seven years, Atlantic has consistently produced high-quality, critically acclaimed productions that have garnered twelve Tony Awards, eleven Lucille Lortel Awards, fifteen Obie Awards, seven Drama Desk Awards, five Outer Critics Circle Awards, and five Drama League Awards.
DAMES AT SEA is a tap-happy celebration of the golden era of movie musicals with a heart as big as the ocean! Directed and choreographed by three-time Tony Award® nominee Randy Skinner (42nd Street, Irving Berlin's White Christmas), this gem of a show has been reimagined for the bright lights of Broadway and taken to glamorous and spectacular new heights! Featuring rollicking tap dancing, love at first sight, joyful music and a boatload of laughs, this glittering musical extravaganza has everything you need for an unforgettable night at the theatre. Sweep your glooms away with DAMES AT SEA!