CENTER STAGE AWARDS & GALA RECOGNIZED EXCELLENCE IN THE ARTS, RAISED RECORD AMOUNT
The 4th annual Center Stage Awards & Gala was held last Thursday, July 25. The Washington Center is proud to announce that thanks to the very supportive and enthusiastic donors and guests, the evening raised over $158,000. “This was an extraordinary evening of generosity and love for the arts,” says executive director, Jill Barnes. “Thanks to our sponsors, community, artistic partners, and the many volunteers that gave their time and energy to make this evening truly special, we are celebrating all that was raised to continue to bring joy and interactive entertainment to our region through this jewel that is our theater.” Attendees Jennifer McCaulley and Sonia Allen The venue was beautifully decorated to create a mid-century modern themed evening. Many guests dressed up for the occasion with plenty of pearls, ties, polka dot or vividly-colored cocktail dresses, bouffant and flip hairstyles, and even fabulous rented attire.