David Rockwell and Annette Bening are honored at New York Stage and Film's annual winter gala.
David Rockwell and Annette Bening are honored at New York Stage and Film's annual winter gala.
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New York Stage and Film honored four-time Academy Award nominee Annette Bening and Tony-winning scenic designer David Rockwell at its annual gala, held on December 4 at the Plaza Hotel. Annette Bening's career includes her Oscar-nominated turns in American Beauty, Being Julia, The Grifters, and The Kids Are All Right. Onstage, she has been seen in Coastal Disturbances (her Tony-nominated Broadway debut) and, most recently, opposite John Lithgow in King Lear at the Public's Shakespeare in the Park in 2014.

David Rockwell is the 2016 Tony Award and Drama Desk winner for Best Scenic Design of a Musical for She Loves Me and a six-time Tony Award nominee. His work as a set designer includes over 20 Broadway productions and scenic designs for television including an Emmy Award for his art direction of the 82nd Annual Academy Awards ceremony in 2010.

New York Stage and Film is a nonprofit company dedicated to both emerging and established artists in the development and production of theater and film.