Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala

Abingdon Theatre Company just celebrated its 2015-2016 Season with ABINGDON: REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT, last night, October 26 at Espace (635 West 42nd Street in Manhattan). Richard Jay-Alexander, best known for directing Barbra Streisand and other artists in concert, directed the event, honoring Tony Award-winning costume designer Jane Greenwood, who designed Abingdon's acclaimed production of Hellman v. McCarthy; Abingdon Theatre Company's Vice Chair and former Managing Director, Heather Henderson; and one of New York's most prominent lawyers in entertainment, Mark Sendroff.

Proceeds benefit Abingdon Theatre Company's mission to develop and produce new plays. Abingdon Theatre Company's 23rd Annual Benefit Gala features tributes to the honorees, plus entertainment, silent and live auctions, and exciting surprises throughout the night

Under Richard Jay-Alexander's direction, the evening featured special appearances by Lucie Arnaz, Walter Bobbie,Hunter Ryan Herdlicka, Linda Lavin, Roberta Maxwell, Marilyn Maye, Billy Stritch, and Holland Taylor.

Since 1993, Abingdon Theatre Company has developed and produced new plays by established and emerging playwrights. Under the guidance of Artistic Director Jan Buttram, the company provides a safe home where playwrights collaborate with other theatre artists and receive audience feedback through readings and workout labs, culminating in full productions.

Photo Credit: Stephen Sorokoff

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Jan Buttram, Tony Speciale, Roberta Maxwell

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Linda Lavin & Holland Taylor

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Mark Sendroff

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Fran Drescher & Mark Sendroff

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Mark Sendroff, Linda Lavin, Richard Jay-Alexander

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Eda Sorokoff, Steve Bakunas, Linda Lavin

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Jerry Mitchell, Marc Shaiman, Billy Stritch

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Billy Stritch, Hunter Ryan Herdlicka

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Linda Lavin, Richard Jay-Alexander

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Jan Buttram, Tony Speciale, Roberta Maxwell

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Steve Bakunas, Linda Lavin, Eda Sorokoff, Stephen Sorokoff, Maria von Nicolai

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Richard Jay-Alexander, Bill Hutton, Barry Brown

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Fran Dresher & Stephen Sorokoff

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Marc Shaiman, Marilyn Maye, Lucie Arnaz

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Tom Postillio, Lucie Arnaz, Mickey Conlon

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Fran Dresher & Linda Lavin

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Eda Sorokoff, Jack Tantlieff, Richard Jay-Alexander

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Hunter Ryan Herdlicka

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Billy Stritch & Hunter Ryan Herdlicka

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Marilyn Maye

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Marilyn Maye

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Marilyn Maye & Billy Stritch

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Marilyn Maye & Billy Stritch

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Eda Sorokoff, Richard Jay-Alexander, Doug MacDonald

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Geraldo Rivera & Erica Michelle Levy

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Jim Dale & Mar Sendroff

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Richard Ridge & Eda Sorokoff

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Jan Buttram

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Heather Henderson

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Tom Speciale

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala

Walter Bobbie

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Tom Postillio, Hunter Ryan Herdlicka, Mickey Conlon

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Steve Bakunas, Richard Jay-Alexander, Linda Lavin

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Billy Stritch, Barry Brown, Mark Sendroff Bill Hutton

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Eda Sorokoff & Mark Sendroff

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Tom Postillio, Eda Sorokoff, Mickey Conlon

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Fran Drescher & Jim Dale

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Fran Drescher

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Jane Greenwood

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Live Auction

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Live Auction

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Lucie Arnaz & Richard Jay-Alexander

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Lucie Arnaz

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Eda Sorokoff & Fran Drescher

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
ESPACE Abington Theatre Company Gala

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala
Silent Auction

Photo Coverage: Inside Abingdon Theatre Company's REFLECTIONS OF STARLIGHT Gala


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