New Federal Theatre will hold 53rd Anniversary Celebration Oct 2

9/6/2023 6:09pm


Woodie King, Jr.'s New Federal Theatre (NFT), led by Producing Artistic Director Elizabeth Van Dyke, will hold a 53rd Anniversary Celebration on Oct 2 at Edison Ballroom (240 W 47th St.)  The event will honor Woodie King, Jr, Gabrielle Kurlander and Sade Lythcott and is chaired by director Kenny Leon and actor Lynn Whitfield.  Its honorary benefit committee includes Dee Davis Enterprises, Frankie Faison, Heather Beal, Ron Himes, Ruben Santiago Hudson, Delroy Lindo, Jonathan McCrory, Jonathan Rankin, Norman A Small, John E. Scutchins, Diane Stiles, Elizabeth Van Dyke and Claude Winfield. Cocktails and reception will start at 6:00 PM; dinner and presentations will start at 7:00 PM.  To purchase tickets, go to https://newfederaltheatre.com. Press contact: Jonathan Slaff & Associates (212/924-0496)…