Tom & Paul Fontana


Margot Harley



Clive Davis



Tom Fontana, Rita Moreno


Photos: Magda Katz








Margot Harley, co-founder of The Acting Company was honored at a gala Nov. 9 celebrating her 43 years of leadership and achievement, as she steps down as producer of The Acting Company.




The evening also honored Emmy Award winner Tom Fontana and educator and student mentor Paul Fontana, each  presented with the Warburg Humanitarian Award for philanthropic efforts.




David Hyde Pierce

Among the guests attending the event were:  Clive Davis, John Doman, Jack O’Brien, Stephen DeRosa, David Hyde Pierce, Rita Moreno,  and Acting Company board members Kevin Kline, Harriet Harris and Dana Ivey. Acting Company alum Angela Pierce and Goldman Sachs managing director Tim Saunders served as Gala Chairs for the evening.



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Dana Ivey


Harriet Harris

Gove Thomas Kean

Gov. Thomas Keane


Angela & Edgar Lansbury

Jack O'Brien

Jack O’Brien


Vince Giordano and The Nighthawks provided the entertainment at Capitale on the Bowery, downtown in NYC.

Theater Pizzazz’ Magda Katz was on the scene to capture it all!!