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National Corporate Theatre Fund 50th Anniversary




National Corporate Theatre Fund Chairman's Awards Gala

Vanessa Williams 2013 honoree 

Theatre Artist Award



Theatre Artist Award


Resident Theatres  50th Anniversary achievement
 in theatre award

Actors Theatre of Louisville,

Guthrie Theater,

Hartford Stage,

Seattle Repertory Theatre

Trinity Repertory Company

Monday, April 29

Pierre Hotel, New York City

Cocktails:6:30   Dinner:7:30



American Express Corporate Honoree; George Takei Emcee

          Vanessa Williams  “Theatre Artist Award.” will be presented by James Lapine, Tony Award winning director and librettist Williams has excelled in musical charts, Broadway, music videos, television and film.

                 Ernst & Young and Cisco Systems, Inc. co-chair
the evening’s festivities.

James S. Turley, Global Chairman and CEO of Ernst & Young, and chairman of NCTF, said, “Central to the founding and success of regional theatre have been corporate partnerships. Ernst & Young is proud to support outstanding theatre programming, as well as the innovative theatre education and outreach initiatives, at NCTF theatres across the U.S.”

Luis A. Ubiñas, President of the Ford Foundation, will present the regional theatre awards. Accepting on theatres behalf:

Actors Theatre of Louisville - Managing Director Jennifer Bielstein.

The Guthrie Theater - Director Joe Dowling.

Hartford Stage - Managing Director Michael Stotts;
Artistic Director Darko Tresnjak; Board President Jill Adams.

Seattle Repertory Theatre - Managing Director Benjamin Moore; Artistic Director Jerry Manning; Board President Becky Lenaburg.

Trinity Repertory Company- Executive Director Michael Gennaro; Richard L. Bready Artistic Director Curt Columbus.

. These prestigious theatres staged award-winning dramas and musicals, while serving as labs for up-and-coming playwrights, actors and directors. Their key role enhanced the youth arts education in their cities by offering vast innovative programs in schools and at their theatres.

These artists on the NCTF’s Artistic Advisory Council, generously donate time and energy

supporting NCTF’s fundraising and sponsorship initiatives:

Edward Asner, Brent Barrett, Annette Bening, Robert Brustein,

Kathleen Chalfant, Glenn Close, Billy Crudup, Gordon Davidson,

David Henry Hwang, Cherry Jones, Swoosie Kurtz, John Lithgow,

Jerry Mitchell, Kate Mulgrew, Laura Pels, David Hyde Pierce,

Daryl Roth, Marian Seldes, Patrick Stewart, and Paula Vogel.

Richard Thomas, Honorary Chairman of NCTF

To quote Bruce E. Whitacre, Executive Director of NCTF:

“It is our privilege to celebrate fifty years of achievement by these outstanding organizations and to acknowledge the instrumental role of the Ford Foundation in the development, and sustained support of resident theatres across America.

NCTF creates and supports exciting partnerships at the intersection of the corporate and arts communities –

relationships that are central to the success of theatre and the vitality of communities in which they are based,”

Media Contact for National Corporate Theatre Fund (NCTF):

Karen Imas

Connelly, McLaughlin & Woloz


Media Contact for NCTF Gala:

Marlea Wills

Marlea Willis Communications, Inc


More than 300 theatre patrons, Broadway leaders and industry professionals from across the country will gather for an evening honoring individuals and institutions that have made significant contributions to the national theatre community. The gala will raise funds for NCTF member theatres in the U.S., some of America’s finest not-for-profit theatres.

NCTF member theatres include the Actors Theatre of Louisville, American Conservatory Theater, American Repertory Theater, Center Theatre Group, Cleveland Play House, Guthrie Theater, Long Warf Theatre, The Old Globe, Seattle Repertory Theatre and Trinity Repertory Company. Their Affiliate Network includes the Alley Theatre, Alliance Theatre, Arena Stage, Arizona Theatre Company, Dallas Theater Center, Denver Center for the Performing Arts, Hartford Stage, Manhattan Theatre Club, and
Walnut Street Theatre.


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