|April 8, 2017|
Ojai Playwrights Conference 20th Anniversary Benefit Gala
honioring Danai Gurira, Carl Thelander and Gary Ungar.
THE SHOW: CELEBRATING VISIONARY VOICES
4pm – Matilija Hall
An afternoon of artistic passion and theatrical power! 20 amazing OPC artists celebrate 20 years of creative excellence with original dramatic works that honor the ground-breaking efforts of OPC and the necessity of the artist’s visionary voice in today’s world. Monologues, scenes and songs will soar and inspire us all to embrace the great OPC work that lies behind and ahead.
Luis Alfaro – Lucy Alibar – Robert Askins – Jon Robin Baitz
Perla Batalla – Stephen Belber – Bekah Brunstetter
Bill Cain – Davis Gaines – Nick Gandiello
Linda Gehringer – Sam Hunter – Terrence McNally
Christopher Gabriel Núñez – Jiehae Park – Sarah Treem
Gideon Wabvuta – Steven Weber – Charlayne Woodard
Musical Director: Michael Sobie
THE DINNER: OJAI FARM TO TABLE FEAST
6pm – Topa Mountain Winery
Following the performance, head to the majestic Topa Mountain Winery for an evening of fine wines, festive cocktails, legendary oysters and a multi-course Farm-to-Table Feast from the Southern California’s finest chefs. Live auction fun and heartfelt tributes to our honorees round out the celebration!