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6:30pm - Cocktails & Silent Auction
8pm - Dinner & Program, followed by Dancing
After Party Speakeasy (Sponsored by Washington Performing Arts' Junior Board)


  • Gala Co-Chairs: Lyn & Barry Chasen; Tom Gallagher & Barbara Myers
  • Junior Board Gala Chairs: Rebecca Allen; Cassidy Grunninger; Wesley Thomas
  • Women’s Committee Gala Chair: Denise Rollins
  • Women's Committee Silent Auction Chair: Njambi
  • Gala Committee: Paul Ashe; C. Wallace DeWitt; Adam Farra; Jay and Robin Hammer; Susan Hepner; Jordan Hepner and Nina Damato; Margaret Hurwitz; Angela C.Y. King; Grace Lin; Christina Co Mather and Gary Mather; Haley Morrison; Michelle Nelson; Ami Scott and Lucius Outlaw; Jan and Marike Paulsson; Kerrien Suarez; Ebony Thomas; Lindsey Woody; and The Washington Performing Arts Women’s Committee

Sponsorship opportunities begin at $10,000 with a range of benefits.
Individual tickets for the event are $750 per person.
Young Patron tickets available at $200 per person (available to guests ages 40 and under).


The 2019 Gala will support Washington Performing Arts far-reaching arts education initiatives and presentation of phenomenal artists at ten different venues each season. Learn more.

Questions? Contact Helen Aberger at (202) 533-1877 or email