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Fall Gala Announced - October 17

Fall Gala Announced - October 17

Join The Acting Company in honoring J. BARCLAY COLLINS as he receives the Joan M. Warburg Humanitarian Award and MARK LAMOS as Richard Thomas presents the John Houseman Award to him at The Metropolitan Club, One East Sixtieth Street, NYC

We are honored to be presenting J. Barclay Collins with the Joan M. Warburg Humanitarian Award for his philanthropic leadership. Barclay has been a life-long committed volunteer leader in healthcare, education, the arts, environmentalism and historic preservation fields. He is the chairman of the board... read more

We Remember Our Friends and Colleagues James Houghton and Zelda Fichandler

We Remember Our Friends and Colleagues James Houghton and Zelda Fichandler

The Acting Company mourns the loss of former company member, friend and esteemed colleague James Houghton and former Artistic Director and friend Zelda Fichandler.

James Houghton Company Member 1986-87 Performed in The Acting Company productions of The Gilded Age (appearing in photo with Craig Bryant and members of The Company, directed by Mark Lamos) and Orchards

Zelda Fichandler, Artistic Director 1990-1993

PLAYBILL: The Untold Stories Behind the Famous Photos of Anita and Steve Shevett

PLAYBILL: The Untold Stories Behind the Famous Photos of Anita and Steve Shevett

By Michael Gioia, Hannah Vine      Jul 25, 2016

Steve and Anita Shevett, the house photographers for the Tony Awards since 1980, reveal the stories behind the iconic shots that captured unforgettable Broadway moments.

Although Anita Shevett had dreams of performing, it was photography that proved to be her calling. “I started at the High School of Performing Arts, where they told me I had a natural eye for photography,” says Anita, who went on to study at the University of California, Berkeley, and took pictures for their drama department.

She kept... read more

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