60th Anniversary Gala


Thank you for joining us on May 18 for TCG’s 60th Anniversary Gala: Our Stories!
The gala celebrated honorees Ricardo Khan and the Performing Arts Alliance, and featured
exclusive performances from Cambodian Rock Band and the Market Theatre Laboratory in Johannesburg, South Africa. The Gala and virtual LIVE afterparty were hosted by drag superstar Shequida.

Your contribution viaTCGgala.org supports vital programs and services for the theatre field. As TCG’s most important annual fundraiser, the Our Stories Gala raises essential funds for the next 60 years and beyond – thank you.

Click here to read the Our Stories journal, designed as a special edition of American Theatre magazine. Thank you to our writers and advertisers for their support of TCG and for sharing their stories with us. We appreciate you!

A portion of all sponsorship support of Our Stories will fund micro-grants from TCG's forthcoming Artist Relief Fund. Please stay tuned for more information about this Fund for theatre-makers experiencing financial hardship during to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.

Ricardo Khan

is a director, Artistic Director, writer, educator and the Tony Award recipient for the history-making African American theatre company he co-founded, the Crossroads Theatre Company. 


is a very witty, multi lingual, Jamaican born, Juilliard trained performer. She has performed in Hong Kong, Berlin, Sydney, Paris, Norway, Tel Aviv, Amsterdam to name a few. She played the first ever recurring drag character, Wendi Mercury on the ABC Soap Opera, One life to Live and performed on America's Got Talent. She also wrote and starred in two very successful, award winning Off-Broadway shows. She is currently hosting and performing her weekly shows in NYC. IG: @Shequidahall

Performing Arts Alliance

is the national policy advocate, leadership forum, and learning network for America’s nonprofit performing arts organizations, artists, and allies.

Michelle Ramos, Board Chair of the Performing Arts Alliance (PAA) and Executive Director of Alternate ROOTS, accepting on behalf of PAA.

Thank You to our Honorary Committee Hosts and Sponsors!

Jackie Alexander
Raymond Bobgan
Ralph & Gail Bryan
Adrian Budhu
Stephen Byrd
Debbie Chinn
James Chosy
Jeremy & Michael Cohen-Elyanow
Nilo Cruz
Mark Cuddy
Snehal Desai
Oskar Eustis
Teresa Eyring
Larissa FastHorse
John Fontillas

Cynthia Fuhrman
Nataki Garrett
Quiara Alegría Hudes
David Henry Hwang
Mara Isaacs
Tim Jennings
Bruce E. H. Johnson
Marshall Jones III
Alia Jones-Harvey
Rachel E. Kraft & Douglas R. Brown
Tony Kushner
Myla Lerner
Kate Lipuma
Gail Lopes
Emily Mann
Ruby Melton
Jennifer Melin Miller
Rick Miramontez
David Moore Jr.
Johamy Morales
Jonathan Moscone
Lisa M. Portes
Bill Rauch & Christopher Moore
Arthur & Toni Rembe Rock
Francine Reynolds
Ellen Richard
Blake Robison
Judith O. Rubin
Sarah Ruhl
Nikkole Salter
Olga Sanchez
David Schmitz
Roche Schulfer
Hana Sharif
Andy Snyder
Teresa Coleman Wash
Diane Whatton
Tappan Wilder
Diane Yu

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