2014 Summer Gala

The Eugene O'Neill Theater Center celebrated its 50th anniversary season on Friday, July 11 with a Summer Gala honoring the O'Neill's past, present, and future.  

Featured entertainment included performances representing the National Puppetry Conference with Tyler Bunch and James Godwin; the Cabaret & Performance Conference with 2013 Cabaret Fellow Kerry O'Malley; the National Music Theater Conference with Samuel Willmott, 2013 Composer-in-Residence; the National Critics Institute with Director Chris Jones; the National Playwrights Conference with a reading from Deborah Zoe Laufer's Leveling Up featuring Sean Mellott, Bobby Moreno, Ben Morrow, and Katie Paxton; and a throwback to the first reading ever held at the O'Neill with Eugene O'Neill's A Moon for the Misbegotten, featuring Reed Birney and Sally Wingert