Celebrating 30 years of performances
The Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival will host its annual gala at 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 4, at its theater tent on the grounds of Boscobel House & Gardens in Garrison. Celebrating 30 years of Shakespeare in the Hudson Highlands, the gala will feature cocktails on the great lawn; performance highlights from the past 30 seasons; a tribute given by Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney; a live auction with Nicholas Lowry of Swann Galleries; an elegant dinner; and dancing under the stars with the Alex Donner Orchestra.
The event co-chairs are HVSF Board Chair Robin Arditi and Ralph Arditi; Steven L. Holley and John W. Hamilton IV; Dan Kramer and Judy Mogul; Chip Lowenson and Susan Brune; and Frederic C. Rich. For information, and to reserve tickets, which start at $350 each, contact Catherine Taylor-Williams at [email protected] or 845-809-5750 x12. Tickets also can be purchased at hvshakespeare.org. The season opens Tuesday, June 7, and includes performances of As You Like It, Macbeth and Measure for Measure.