Liza Minnelli performing at the DGF Gala in 2012.
The evening featured legendary playwrights, lyricists and composers introducing the stars who brought their work to life on stage, including Nell Benjamin, Mindi Dickstein, Carol Hall, Tom Kitt, Nan Knighton, Robert Schenkkan, Stephen Schwartz, and Stephen Sondheim.
Darren Criss served as host and Kristin Chenoweth performed at the 2015 DGF Gala.
Highlights from #DGFthanks
A performance by Ramona Keller, Marva Hicks, and Tracy Nicole Chapman
Highlights from #DGFThanks
Ben Vereen performs "Magic to Do" from "Pippin" Music & Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz and Book by Roger O. Hirson.
Photos from #DGFThanks
Chita Rivera, John Kander, Liza Minnelli, and Joel Grey celebrate DGF's 50th Anniversary.
Past performers include Kristin Chenoweth, Joel Grey, Jeremy Jordan, Liza Minnelli, Bebe Neuwirth, Kelli O’Hara, Bernadette Peters, Chita Rivera, Ben Vereen and more!
Past honorees include patrons of the arts Rosie O’Donnell, Louise Camuto, Lynne Greene, Heidi Ettinger, Don Loftus, Ann Gottlieb, and Roe Green for their support of emerging writers for the theater.