Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala

Broadway, film, and television stars including - Alec Baldwin '94 (30 Rock), Broadway legend Elaine Stritch (At Liberty), Rainn Wilson '89 (The Office) and Mariska Hargitay (Law & Order: SVU) -   were all on hand at Tisch on Stage, the annual gala benefiting NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. Baldwin, along with philanthropist and patron of the arts Iris Cantor; inventor, philanthropist, and patron of Tisch's Kanbar Institute of Film and Television Maurice Kanbar; and "architect of American regional theater" Zelda Fichandler were honored at the gala on November 17th at the Frederick P. Rose Hall, Home of Jazz at Lincoln Center.

"At Tisch, we are driven to find and educate the next generation of performing and cinematic artists," said Mary Schmidt Campbell, Dean of the Tisch School. "We are immensely proud of our alumni who comprise some of the world's foremost actors, directors, producers, and writers. We have great hopes and aspirations for the future of Tisch and it is thanks to the generous support of our parents, alumni and benefactors that we can pursue these goals."

The evening included a Red Carpet party in the Atrium and The Allen Room overlooking Central Park. Hosts for the evening were Dean Campbell and Gala co-chairs Patrice Auld '77 and Rosemarie DiLorenzo. Dean's Council members Chris Columbus '80 and Lorne Michaels serve as Honorary Chairs. The performance was directed by Matt Lenz and produced by Amanda Lipitz '02.

The night was a celebration of the honorees' accomplishments in the performing and cinematic arts and an opportunity for the Tisch community to gather, perform, and celebrate the accomplishments of the school and its dedication to educating the next generation of artists.

Proceeds from the evening will go toward Tisch student scholarships and other student needs at the Tisch School.

Photos Courtesy of Linden Alschuler & Kaplan, Inc. P.R.

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Iris Cantor, George Campbell and Mary Schmidt Campbell

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Matt Lenz

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Amanda Lipitz

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Danny Pino and Nadia Bowers

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Rainn Wilson

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Jonathan Tisch and Lizzie Tisch

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Mariska Hargitay

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Will Forte, Kenan Thompson and Fred Armisen

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Cornelius Smith, Jr.

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
George Campbell, Mary Schmidt Campbell and Alec Baldwin

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Chris Columbus

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Mary Pepe and Neil Pepe

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Mariska Hargitay and Rainn Wilson

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
John Desiderio and Iris Cantor

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Iris Cantor and Alec Baldwin

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Nadia Bowers

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Amirah Vann

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Tony Bennett and Susan Bennett

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Mary Schmidt Campbell, George Campbell and Amanda Liptiz

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Mary Schmidt Campbell, Jonathan Tisch and Lizzie Tisch

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Alec Baldwin and Mariska Hargitay

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Rainn Wilson

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Maurice Kanbar, Iris Cantor and Tony Bennett

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Jeff Richmond and Tina Fey

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Elaine Stritch and Alec Baldwin

Photo Coverage: Tisch School of the Arts 'ON STAGE' Gala
Kristen Wiig, Alec Baldwin, Will Forte and Fred Armisen



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