Thank you to ALL who came out to support Fallen Angel Theatre Company for our Winter Benefit. We Love you and are very grateful to you for helping us to bring more women's voices to the NY stage.
We are especially grateful to our very special guests
Mayor Bill de Blasio & First Lady of NYC Chirlane McCray
for their heartfelt enthusiastic support of our work and belief in our mission.
Thank you to the following Special Guest STARS for their amazing and memorable contributions to what was a night to remember always....
"The Seraphim Award" Pioneering Woman of Theatre 2014 honoree Garry Hynes (Tony winning director,
co-founder and artistic director of Druid Theatre)
Salsa Giant! WILLIE COLON
The Claire Daly Quartet
Fallen Angel Theatre
would like to express
our heartfelt THANKS to our Guardian Angels.....
Fallen Angel Theatre NYC BENEFIT 2014
"The Seraphim Award"
Women of Theatre 2014 honoree
(Tony winning director, co-founder and artistic director of Druid Theatre Company)
Garry Hynes founded Druid in 1975 with Marie Mullen and Mick Lally and has worked as its Artistic Director from 1975 to 1991, and from 1995 to date. From 1991 to 1994 she was Artistic Director of the Abbey Theatre, Dublin. Born in Ballaghadereen, Co Roscommon in 1953 Garry moved to Galway with her family in 1965. In 1971, she started an Arts Degree (History & English) in University College, Galway, now NUI Galway. Upon leaving college in 1975, Garry founded Druid Theatre with Marie Mullen and Mick Lally. Garry has also worked with The Abbey and Gate Theatres (Ireland) and internationally with The Royal Shakespeare Company and The Royal Court (UK), and with Second Stage, Signature Theater and Manhattan Theater Club in New York; and with The Kennedy Center in Washington D.C.
Garry Hynes is the recipient of a number of awards including: The Tony Award for Direction in 1998 for The Beauty Queen of Leenane. Ms. Hynes was the first woman to receive this prestigious award.
Fallen Angel Theatre Benefit — January 2014