Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One

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Second Stage Theatre's 35th Anniversary Gala celebration just honored Carole Rothman, Artistic Director of Second StageTheatre, for her 35 years of supporting new works and artistic development in New York City theatre. This year's rock n' roll themed gala was attended by over 250 Second Stage Alumni who have worked at Second Stage Theatre during the past 35 years, from Brooke Adams and Polly Draper who appeared in the very first season, to cast members from the currently running The Substance of Fire and the upcoming American Hero which will make its New York premiere this summer at Second Stage Uptown. Special guests participating in the evening's festivities included Lynn Nottage, Cynthia Nixon, Tony Goldwyn, and more.

BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the special evening below! CLICK HERE for Part 2.

Since its inception, Artistic Director Carole Rothman has led Second Stage with her fierce dedication to excellence and her commitment to supporting artists and the artistic process. Under Carole's guidance, Second Stage has grown from a 100-seat theatre on the 16th floor of a hotel to one of New York's most influential companies, launching plays and musicals that live on in countless productions around the country and the world. As a director, she won an Obie Award for Sustained Excellence in Directing and a Tony Award nomination for Best Director (Coastal Disturbances). She is the recipient of the Northwestern University Alumni merit Award.

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Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Judith Ivey

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Michelle Tattenbaum

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Scott Schwartz

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Bart Fasbender

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Johann Carlo

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Gordon Edelstein

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Adrianne Lobel

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Tony Goldwyn

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Tony Goldwyn

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Tony Goldwyn

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Paul Gallo

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Mark Blum

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Anne Lange

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Patrick Breen

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Celia Keenan-Bolger

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Celia Keenan-Bolger

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Celia Keenan-Bolger

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Kathleen Marshall

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Kellie Overbey

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
David Garrison

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
David Garrison

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Rory O'Malley

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Rory O'Malley

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Emily Hacker

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Peter Duchan

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Peter Duchan

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Amy Ryan and Mark Brokaw

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Amy Ryan

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Amy Ryan

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Julia Murney, Jason Butler Harner and Amy Ryan

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Julia Murney

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Julia Murney

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Julia Murney

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Michael Warner

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Kellen Blair

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Joe Kinosian

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Kellen Blair and Joe Kinosian

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Ann Talman

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Jennifer Van Dyck and Chris Coffey

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Chris Coffey

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
FeliciTy Jones

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Aaron Serotsky

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Benj Pasek

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Justin Paul

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Benj Pasek and Justin Paul

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Raymond Luke

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
James Moye

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Quiara Alegria Hudes

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Quiara Alegria Hudes

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Robyn Goodman and Anna Louizos

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Marcy Harriell

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Marcy Harriell

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
David Greenspan

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Tom Kitt and wife Rita Pietropinto

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Tom Kitt

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Kathryn Meisle

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Kathryn Meisle

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Kelly AuCoin

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Kelly AuCoin

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Kevin Adams

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Kevin Adams

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Michaela Murphy

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Michaela Murphy

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Jason Robert Brown and wife Georgia Stitt

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Jason Robert Brown and wife Georgia Stitt

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Carol Kane

Photo Coverage: Inside the Second Stage 35th Anniversary Gala- Part One
Carol Kane

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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.