Photos: Theater for the New City Annual Gala

Len Cariou, Honoree Vinie Burrows, André De Shields

Monday evening, February 26, Theater for the New City (now in its 45th year) celebrated its Annual Gala at the elegant and historic club of Edwin Booth and countless stars of stage and screen, The Players on Gramercy Park. This year's Gala Honoree was actress and activist Vinie Burrows

Special performers and guests at this year's event included André De Shields, Phoebe Legere, Len Cariou, Joan Copeland, New York City Councilwoman Carlina Rivera, Charles Busch, Crystal Fields, Vietnam Ambassador Pham Quong Vin, Ambassador Extraordinaire of Vietnam, Nguyen Phuong Nga and former Ambassador of Sierra Leone Sylvester E. Rowe. Theater Pizzazz's JK Clarke was on hand to capture the scene.

  • Len Cariou, Vinie Burrows, Andre De Shields
  • Joan Copeland
  • Carlina Rivera (R)
  • Joan Copeland, Councilwoman Carlina Rivera
  • Lissa Moira (L)
  • Rise Clemmers, Larry Spivack
  • Rome Neal
  • J.E. Franklin, André De Shields
  • KT Sullivan
  • KT Sullivan, David
  • André De Shields
  • In the Green Room
  • In the Green Room
  • Phoebe Legere


Photos: JK Clarke