68th Anniversary Spring Luncheon

May 16, 2017 - 11:15am


We are pleased to announce that on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, New Dramatists will jointly honor DARYL ROTH and PAULA VOGEL at our 68th Annual Spring Luncheon. In this dual recognition, we celebrate their individual contributions to the American theatre and also, highlight the importance of their significant, ongoing creative partnership.

HELP US SALUTE Ms. Vogel and Ms. Roth -- with a Premium Sponsorship, table, ad in our Tribute Journal, or with single tickets to this extraordinary lunch. We're reserving sponsorships and tables now; Premium Sponsors receive preferred table placement and are included in Honorary Committee lists (see right for more details). For more info, contact Christie Brown 212-757-6960 ext. 5468 or by email.

DARYL ROTH is a 10-time Tony® Award-winning producer, with over 100 productions to her credit. She is a celebrated champion of challenging and thought-provoking work and the writers who craft them. She holds the singular distinction of having produced seven Pulitzer Prize-winning plays, including How I Learned to Drive, marking the beginning of her partnership with co-honoree, Paula Vogel. This partnership continues with Ms. Roth’s production of Ms. Vogel's Broadway-bound Indecent.

PAULA VOGEL, an alumna of New Dramatists, is deeply respected by the industry as an artist at the height of her creative powers. Her many accolades include two OBIEs, the Lortel Prize, the Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards, and the Pulitzer Prize. Ms. Vogel is also revered for her substantial impact a Master Playwriting Teacher, with celebrated service at Brown University, Yale School of Drama, and for her intensive writing bootcamps with writers around the globe. Hundreds of outstanding playwrights credit Ms. Vogel as a key mentor in the development of their distinct artistic voices.

All proceeds from the Luncheon directly support New Dramatists’ resident playwrights and their work.


Bob Boyett

Stacey Mindich

Mary-Louise Parker


Blavatnik Family Foundation

Betsy Cohn

Joanne Jacobson

Jujamcyn Theaters

Loeb & Loeb LLP


  • Abrams Artists Agency
  • Susan Heller Anderson
  • Hilaria & Alec Baldwin
  • Dori Berinstein
  • Columbia Live Stage
  • DeWitt Stern
  • Jolyon Fox Stern
  • The Dramatists Guild
  • John W. Weidman
  • Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
  • Willy Holtzman & 
  • Sylvia Shepard
  • Janover LLC
  • David Rosenzweig
  • Howard & Janet Kagan
  • Isobel Konecky
  • Susan & David Kraus
  • Marks Paneth LLP
  • Christopher Cacace,
  • Mark D’Ambrosi,
  • Robert Kuchner
  • Nederlander Organization
  • Off-Broadway Angels
  • Charlotte & David Ackert,
  • Janet Cohn Slosberg &
  • Mike Slosberg,
  • Charles Spence, Jane Stanicki
  • David & Susan Rahm
  • Samuel French, Inc.
  • Schreck Rose Dapello
  • Adams Berlin & Dunham
  • Nancy A. Rose
  • The Shubert Organization
  • Philip J. Smith,
  • Robert E. Wankel
  • Meryl Streep
  • Kenneth Stefin
  • Alchemation
  • Stuart Thompson Productions
Event Details

Broadway Ballroom
Marriott Marquis Hotel
1535 Broadway
New York, New York

Champagne Reception /
11:15 am

Luncheon & Entertainment /
12:00 pm

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