Over 400 guests attended Westport Country Playhouse’s annual fundraising gala, “Sophisticated Lady: A Gala Evening Honoring Phylicia Rashad,” on Monday evening, September 16. In addition to honoring the Tony Award-winning actress, arts advocate and philanthropist Howard J. Aibel of Weston was presented with the Westport Country Playhouse Leadership Award.
Below are a few photos of our special evening. We hope you enjoyed it as much as we did!
Judy Phares (Gala co-chair), Mark Lamos (artistic director), Phylicia Rashad, Howard J. Aibel,
Katia Friend (Gala co-chair), Michael Ross (managing director)
Michael Ross, Chris Sarandon
Darius de Haas
Lynda Gravátt, Susan Kelechi Watson
Phylicia Rashad, Mark Lamos
Noah Racey’s “PULSE”
Michael Ross, Howard J. Aibel
Photos by Steve Walter Photo