Stephen Sondheim, Harvey Weinstein gather for annual Dramatists Guild Fund gala: PHOTOS
On Monday evening, at Midtown’s Gotham Hall, the Dramatists Guild Fund hosted “Great Writers Thank Their Lucky Stars: The Presidential Edition”, their annual benefit gala.
The gala is the most important fundraising event of the year for the Dramatists Guild Fund — which is the charitable arm of the Dramatists Guild of America — and the evening paid tribute to writers and recognized their significant contributions to American theater.
Author and playwright Jonathan Tolins was the evening’s host, and guests included Stephen Sondheim, Raúl Esparza, Patrick Page, Hannah Elless, Christopher Sieber, Mandy Gonzalez, Douglas Sills, Kate Baldwin, and Aaron Tveit. Also in attendance were Nell Benjamin, Mindi Dickstein, Carol Hall, Tom Kitt, Nan Knighton, Robert Schenkkan, and Stephen Schwartz.