Want to join in the celebration honoring by Waterford's Eugene O'Neill Theater Center?
Tickets are now on sale for the O'Neill's New York gala in which the 14th Annual Monte Cristo Award will be presented to the Oscar-winning actress.
The event will be held at the Edison Ballroom, , on Monday, April 21.
Individual tickets start at $750, and tables start at $10,000. Tickets, congratulatory program ads, and sponsorship opportunities can be purchased at www.theoneill.org.
"The Monte Cristo Award celebrates and honors a theater artist who exemplifies the great American dramatist Eugene O’Neill’s pioneering spirit and unceasing artistic commitment to excellence," accoprdiong to the O'Neill;.
The 14th Annual Monte Cristo Award will be presented by Streep's close friend, colleague, and fellow O’Neill alumnus actor-director Joe Grifasi.
Including Grifasi, the honorary committee includes Catherine Zeta-Jones & , Senator Christopher Dodd, Emily Blunt & John Krasinski, Swoosie Kurtz, Tony Kushner, Judith Light, Amy Aquino & Drew McCoy, , , , & , Ruth & Stephen Hendel, Mike Nichols, Hal Prince, Pat Daily, George C. Wolfe, O’Neill Founders Betsy and George C. White, executive director Preston Whiteway, and board chairman Tom Viertel.
To purchase tickets, inquire about sponsorship opportunities, or to make a gift to the O’Neill in honor of Streep, see www.theoneill.org, or contact firstname.lastname@example.org, or call (860) 443-5378 ext. 285.