Primary Stages Gala to celebrate Horton Foote

8/24/2016 2:31pm

Primary Stages (Casey Childs, Founder & Executive Prod; Andrew Leynse, Artistic Dir; Shane D. Hudson, Executive Dir) have announced that the Primary Stages 2016 Gala will celebrate the Horton Foote Centennial on Mon Oct 17 at 6:30 PM. The event, which will be held at 583 Park Avenue, will be chaired by Charles Davis, Hallie Foote, David Richenthal and Michael Wilson. The evening will feature performances and tributes by Elizabeth Ashley, Harriet Harris, Jayne Houdyshell, Estelle Parsons and Molly Ringwald. Honorary co-chairs for the event include Matthew Broderick, Robert and Luciana Duvall, James Earl Jones and Cicely Tyson.Tickets can be purchased at www.primarystages.org or by calling (212) 840-9705 x214. The Gala Benefit Committee includes Sue Breger (Co-Chair), Arlene L. Goldman (Co-Chair), Jamie deRoy, Marlene H. Freeman, Jonathan C. Herzog, Elisabeth Lerner and Carol Roaman. Press contact: Matt Ross PR (212/756-1248)...