Opens May 10, 2018
Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater (202) 600-4025
WHAT IS IT ABOUT?
Broadway legend Maurice Hines serves as emcee, and international touring artist and global humanitarian Mary McBride headlines the 2018 Arena Stage Gala, which honors Washington, D.C., Mayor Muriel Bowser. The gala features the presentation of the third annual Beth Newburger Schwartz Award to Bowser and recognizes Jessica Stafford Davis as an "Emerging Leader." The gala is helmed by event chairs and Arena Stage trustees Lavern Chatman and Maggie FitzPatrick.