Last year's honorees, Eli Wallach and Anne Jackson, will perform, as will Seldes herself. Additional performers will include Tammy Grimes, the Wendy Osserman Dance Company, Rod Rodgers Dance Company, Bina Sharif, Jean-Claude Van Itallie, and Boleros by the Pablo Mayor Trio.
The event will begin with cocktails at 6:30pm, dinner at 7pm, and performances at 8pm. Proceeds will benefit the theater's Emerging Playwrights' Program.
Seldes won a Tony Award for her 1967 performance in A Delicate Balance and was the recipient of a 2010 Tony for Lifetime Achievement. Her numerous theater credits include Dinner at Eight, Three Tall Women, Ring Round the Moon, Deathtrap, Equus, Father's Day, and Painting Churches.
Tickets to the gala are $125. For reservations and additional information, call 212-254-1109 or click here.