Photo Coverage: Go Behind the Scenes at the New Dramatists 64th Annual Spring Luncheon - Tom Hanks, Patina Miller and More!

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New Dramatists, Tony Honor recipient and the nation's premiere playwright development workshop, honored entertainment lawyer and New Dramatists Chairman of the Board Seth Gelblum with their 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award at its 64th Annual Spring Luncheon tribute, held today, May 21 at the New York Marriott Marquis.

Among those performing tributes were Tony Award nominee Keith Carradine (Hands on a Hardbody, The Will Rogers Follies) and Tony Award winner Tonya Pinkins (Caroline, or Change; Jelly's Last Jam). The event co-chairs are Roger Berlind, Roy Furman, and Barry and Fran Weissler. View photos below!

Each year, New Dramatists salutes an individual who has made an outstanding artistic contribution to the theatre community. Mr. Gelblum has practiced entertainment law in New York for more than 27 years. For the past 15 years, he has been head of the theatre practice at Loeb & Loeb LLP.

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Photo Coverage: Go Behind the Scenes at the New Dramatists 64th Annual Spring Luncheon - Tom Hanks, Patina Miller and More!
The New Dramatists 64th Annual Spring Luncheon honoring Seth Gelblum at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City on May 21, 2013.

Photo Coverage: Go Behind the Scenes at the New Dramatists 64th Annual Spring Luncheon - Tom Hanks, Patina Miller and More!
The New Dramatists 64th Annual Spring Luncheon

Photo Coverage: Go Behind the Scenes at the New Dramatists 64th Annual Spring Luncheon - Tom Hanks, Patina Miller and More!
Vanessa Williams

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Cady Huffman

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Julie Taymor

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Bertie Carvel

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Shalita Grant

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Annaleigh Ashford

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Patina Miller

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Cicely Tyson

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Laura Benanti

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Tonya Pinkins

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Lilla Crawford

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Lauren Ward

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Tom Hanks

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Eisa Davis

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Constantine Maroulis

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Rob McClure

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Charles Randolph-Wright

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Keith Carradine

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Terrence Mann

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Amanda Green

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Tom Sturridge

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Judith Light

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Courtney B. Vance

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Michael Wilson

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Charl Brown

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Jim Dale

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George C. Wolfe

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Pam MacKinnon

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Tom Kitt

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Patina Miller

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Cicely Tyson

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Keala Settle

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Tom Hanks, Justin Paul

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Stark Sands, Annaleigh Ashford

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Tom Hanks

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Joseph Robinette, Benj Pasek, Tom Hanks, Justin Paul

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Tom Hanks, Justin Paul, Benj Pasek

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Shalita Grant

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Charl Brown

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Laura Benanti

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Cady Huffman

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Lilla Crawford

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Lauren Ward

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Annaleigh Ashford

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Tonya Pinkins

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Keala Settle

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Pam MacKinnon

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Vanessa Williams

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Constantine Maroulis

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Patina Miller

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Judith Light

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Charlotte d'Amboise

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Julie Taymor

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Billy Magnussen

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Eisa Davis

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Cicely Tyson

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Charl Brown

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Billy Magnussen

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Annaleigh Ashford

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Laura Benanti

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Bertie Carvel

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Julie Taymor

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Cady Huffman

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Charlotte d'Amboise

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George C. Wolfe

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Tom Sturridge

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Seth Gelblum with wife

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Jim Dale, Lauren Ward

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Terrence Mann, Charlotte d'Amboise

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Terrence Mann, Charlotte d'Amboise

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Keith Carradine, Keala Settle

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Seth Gelblum, Tonya Pinkins

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Seth Gelblum, Peggy Eisenhauer

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Daryl Roth, Seth Gelblum

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Seth Gelblum, Julie Taymor

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Seth Gelblum, Bertie Carvel

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Lilla Crawford, Seth Gelblum

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Seth Gelblum, Lilla Crawford, Tom Hanks

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Lilla Crawford, Tom Hanks

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Laura Benanti, Seth Gelblum, Cady Huffman

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Daryl Roth, George C. Wolfe, Seth Gelblum, Tonya Pinkins

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Benj Pasek, Seth Gelblum, Joseph Robinette, Justin Paul

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Stark Sands, Annaleigh Ashford, Jerry Mitchell

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Stark Sands, Daryl Roth, Annaleigh Ashford, Jerry Mitchell

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Patina Miller, Terrence Mann, Charlotte d'Amboise

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David Rockwell, Jerry Mitchell

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Billy Magnussen, Judith Light

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Walter McBride As a 14 year old youth, Walter was transfixed by his first Broadway Show, the original production of 'GREASE'. His Journey to celebrity photojournalism began that fateful night. Meeting, photographing and getting to know the cast inspired him to spend his professional life doing what he loved. Walter moved to Manhattan and for a leading role as a Photographer & Photo Researcher. Currently headlining in New Jersey with his partner Richard and family members Dali (Jack Russell) & Gala (Schnoodle). Recently he made his Broadway debut sharing the stage with Hugh Jackman in 'Hugh Jackman on Broadway' as well as receiving the Actors' Equity Association Gypsy Spirit Award. Walter McBride Photography is syndicated worldwide by Corbis/AP.


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