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Joan Allen to Host Steppenwolf Gala on May 3

Joan Allen
Joan Allen

Joan Allen will host Steppenwolf Theatre Company’s GALA 2008: Fire from Heaven – A Celebration of the Imagination in Words and Music, which will be presented May 3 at the theater.

Fire from Heaven is an original presentation of storytelling and songs written and directed by ensemble member Tina Landau and featuring members of the Steppenwolf ensemble. Following the performance, guests will dine while the evening continues with the “Star with the Stars” live auction. The auction will feature prize packages with ensemble members John Malkovich, Gary Sinise, Terry Kinney, Tracy Letts, and Anna D. Shapiro. The evening will culminate with dancing and live entertainment by Steppenwolf co-founder Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band.

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Steppenwolf Gala 2008

Closed: May 3, 2008