Annual Gala

League of Chicago Theatres
40th Anniversary Gala

5:30pm Monday, May 20, 2019

The League of Chicago Theatres, now celebrating its 40th Anniversary, will host an elegant event bringing together friends of Chicago theatre to raise funds for programs to support Chicagoland’s more than 250 member theatre companies. The event will be held Monday, May 20, 2019 at the Palmer House Hilton Hotel, 17 E. Monroe in Chicago.

Cocktails and silent auction will begin at 5:30pm in the Honore Room (next to Potter’s).
Dinner, entertainment, and awards will follow at 6:30pm in the Empire Room.

2019 Honorees

Mike Nussbaum
Lifetime Achievement Award

Free Street Theater
Artistic Achievement Award

Aguijón Theater
Artistic Achievement Award

Interrobang Theatre Project
Broadway In Chicago Emerging Theatre Award
Finalists: Midsommer Flight, Underscore Theatre Company, Water People Theater, Windy City Playhouse

A special Tribute Award will be presented to Derrick Sanders and Allstate Insurance Company on the 10th Anniversary of the August Wilson Monologue Competition.

Join Us

Individual tickets are $350 and are available online or by phone. Sponsorship opportunities are also available. Please call 312-554-9800 for more information.

Honorary Host Committee

Tim Bryant, Court Theatre
Elaine Cohen, League of Chicago Theatres
John Collins, League of Chicago Theatres
Nora Daley, Steppenwolf Theatre
David W. Fox Jr., Goodman Theatre
Steve Miller, Victory Gardens Theater
David N. Knapp, Writers Theatre
Rachel Kraft, League of Chicago Theatres
Eileen LaCario, League of Chicago Theatres
Roche Schulfer, League of Chicago Theatres
Steve Solomon, Chicago Shakespeare Theater
Matthew Tassone, American Blues Theater

Are you attending the League Gala? Tag your Instagram and Twitter posts with the hashtag #LOCTgala!

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