On Wednesday night, the annual FiFi Awards, honoring the best of the fragrance industry, was held in New York City. Dancing With the Stars co-host Samantha Harris, who will join the cast of Broadway's Chicago this month, was among the guests at the event.
P.S. 122 held its annual gala on Wednesday night at the Abrons Arts Center. Here are Billy Elliot director (and 2009 Tony Award nominee) Stephen Daldry and P.S. 122's artistic director, Vallejo Gantner.
Tony Award winner Bebe Neuwirth (who will give a benefit performance for Classic Stage Company on June 8) and fashion designer and television personality Isaac Mizrahi enlivened the P.S. 122 gala with their presences.
On Wednesday, The New York Times presented its first annual Outstanding Playwright Award to Tarrell McCraney for his play The Brothers Size, currently on view at Princeton's McCarter Theatre and set to return to the Public Theater later this season.
Broadway stars Darius De Haas (who will perform live on ABC's The View with Vanessa Williams on June 3) and Marian Seldes were among the celebrities who came out to applaud playwright Tarell McCraney at the TimesCenter.
On Sunday night, Leslie Ayvazian's play Make Me officially bowed at the Atlantic Stage 2. The company's artistic director Neil Pepe and Jessica Hecht, who stars as Connie in the play, celebrated after the performance.