John Mulaney will host the Dramatists Guild Foundation Gala on November 6.
John Mulaney will host the Dramatists Guild Foundation Gala on November 6.
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John Mulaney (Oh, Hello on Broadway) has been announced to host this year's Dramatists Guild Foundation Gala, Great Writers Thank Their Lucky Stars on November 6 at Gotham Hall. Special guest appearances will include Carol Burnett.

The newly renamed Dramatists Guild Foundation will honor patrons of the arts including director and producer Hal Prince; fashion designer Jason Wu; and Marc Rey, C.E.O. of Shiseido Americas.

Throughout the evening, writers will introduce "their lucky stars" to perform pieces from their bodies of work. Writers featured in the event will include Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty, Jason Robert Brown, Stephen Sondheim, the Go-Go's, Lisa Lambert, and Marsha Norman. Stars performing will include Norm Lewis, Shoshana Bean, John Pizzarelli, Jessica Molaskey, and Alex Newell, among others.

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