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Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's 51 Gala!

The Oscar-winning and Tony-nominated actress Estelle Parsons was honored at La Mama's annual benefit fundraiser, along with longtime La MaMa board member Peter Swords on last night, February 27, 2013 at the Ellen Stewart Theatre (66 E. 4 St.). Ms. Parsons, who appeared last fall at La MaMa in Marco Calvani's play THINGS OF THIS WORLD directed by Neil LaBute, and Mr. Swords, who served as a member of the La MaMa Board for 25 years, wascelebrated at the event by personal and video tributes from playwrights Warren Leight and Mr. LaBute.

BroadwayWorld was there for the special night and you can check out full coverage below!

The evening's performances included an excerpt from Andre Serban's and Liz Swados's TROJAN WOMEN, one of the most renowned productions in La MaMa's first half-century; and a live collaborative performance across distance with HIP HOP RE-EDUCATION PROJECT in New York joined via satellite with traditional Korean drummers in Seoul.

Photo Credit: Walter McBride

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Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
La Mama Celebrates 51 Gala Party at the Ellen Stewart Theatre in New York City on 2/27/2013

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Estelle Parsons

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Estelle Parsons & husband Peter Zimroth

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Estelle Parsons & husband Peter Zimroth

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Estelle Parsons

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Peter Swords

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Mia Yoo

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Warren Leight & Mia Yoo

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Neil LaBute

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Nicky Paraiso & Marylouise Burke

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Frank Carucci

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Frank Carucci

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
David Diamond & Joan Rose

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Frank Carucci & Nicky Paraiso

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
David Diamond & Frank Carucci

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
David Diamond, Joan Rose & Frank Carucci

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
John Jesurun

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Nicky Paraiso & Matt Nasser

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Nicky Paraiso & Marylouise Burke

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Marylouise Burke

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Marylouise Burke

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Ping Chong & Micki Wesson

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Andre De Shields

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Andre De Shields

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Estelle Parsons & Marco Calvani

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Estelle Parsons & Marco Calvani

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Marco Calvani & David Diamond

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Neil Patel

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Peter Swords

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Peter Swords & Russell Flinchum

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Marylouise Burke & Estelle Parsons

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Marylouise Burke & Estelle Parsons

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Estelle Parsons

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Estelle Parsons & Andre De Shields

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Estelle Parsons & Andre De Shields

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Pavel Zustiak

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Everett Quinton & James Lecesne

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Everett Quinton

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
James Lecesne

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
James Lecesne & Marylouise Burke

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Stephanie 'ThaOracle' Herrera

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Edward Albee

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Edward Albee

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Edward Albee

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Edward Albee & Mia Yoo

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Mia Yoo & Edward Albee

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Dan Fishback

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Dan Fishback & Everett Quinton

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Mandy Patinkin

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Mandy Patinkin & Kathryn Grody

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Mandy Patinkin

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Andre De Shields & Osvaldo 'Ozzie' Rodriquez

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Warren Leight

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Warren Leight & Neil Patel

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Neil LaBute & Marco Calvani

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Neil LaBute

Photos: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's  51 Gala!
Warren Leight

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