Theater for the New City is pleased to present Love 'N' Courage, the 5th annual benefit for its Emerging Playwrights Program. Crystal Field, Executive Artistic Director, is proud to announce that the honored artist for the event is world-renowned, awarding-winning playwright, and dear friend of TNC, Edward Albee. Mr. Albee reads from his vast amount of works and shares his thoughts on theater. Elaine Stritch hosts. Celebrated artists Marian Seldes, Tammy Grimes, and Bill Irwin are also scheduled to appear and read from Mr. Albee's theatrical works.