BWW News: Theatre Lab School for the Dramatic Arts Celebrates 25 years of Arts in Education Excellence with Mammoth Fundraiser
The evening kicked off with a performance from Theatre Lab co-fouders Buzz Mauro and Deb Gottesman with NBC Washington anchor Jim Handley. The event featured performances by participants in The Theatre Lab's award-winning Life Stories Program, paid tribute to Jim Vance through the announcement of a new scholarship, which was featured on NBC Washington, and honored Howard Shalwitz, artistic director of Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company.
During his remarks, Mr. Shalwitz said, "Theatre Lab's training is both rigorous and really humane for people of all ages, backgrounds, financial means, and experience. There's something really, really special going on at this organization and for a long time.