Become a Gala Sponsor!

For more information, please contact Jennifer Crookes Carpenter at 860-520-7241 or

2017 Gala Committee

Committee Chairs
Nancy Hoffman
Kimberly Richards

Joanne Bourdeau
Marla Byrnes
Cynthia Dodd
Carrie Hammond
Renata Hayes
Jackie Barrieau Iacovazzi
Erin Keith
Jacques Lamarre
Alan Levin
Paul Mitchell
Marge Morrissey
Esther Pryor
Chrissie Ripple
Rosalie Roth
Judy Thompson
Brooke Whittemore
Patty Willis

To contact a committee member about hosting a gala table, contributing an item to the Live or Silent Auctions, donating floral services or receiving more information about supporting the party, please email

Hartford Stage Gala

APRIL 8, 2017

The Hartford Stage Gala has been heralded as the hottest party in town. Theatrical, fun, and full of surprises, it is not just another black tie dinner. The gala raises essential funds for Hartford Stage’s artistic and educational programs. Mark your calendar now and be a part of this unforgettable night!

Supporter Tickets: $300 per ticket or $2,400 per table of 8

  • Seating at a table of 8 or 10
  • Gourmet three-course dinner by a renowned Connecticut chef
  • Complimentary self-parking
  • Open bar during cocktail hour
  • Choice of house wines during dinner

Benefactor Tickets: $750 per ticket or $6,000 per table of 8

Purchase a benefactor ticket and receive these benefits:

  • Seating at a preferred table close to the stage
  • Complimentary valet parking
  • Premium table service at dinner, including:
    • Amuse-bouche at table
    • Priority food service
    • Upgraded wines
  • Open bar during cocktail hour
  • Recognition in the gala program book
  • Deluxe patron gifts at table

Hartford Stage’s Annual Gala

Saturday, April 8, 2017
Hartford Stage Scene & Paint Shop

6 p.m. Cocktails & Silent Auction
7:30 p.m. Program & Live Auction
8:15 p.m. Dinner
9 p.m. Dessert & Dancing

For more information, contact Jennifer Crookes Carpenter, Events Manager, at or 860-520-7241.


The Hartford Stage Scene Shop is a large, white building located next to Ryder Truck. There will be signage and parking attendants at the event but we strongly recommend using GPS or printing directions from the following link:
117 Murphy Rd, Hartford, CT 06114 

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2016 Sponsors

Founding Sponsor


Platinum Sponsors

Cignaprudentialtravelersunited technology

Gold Sponsors

 cummings & lockwoodsponsor_landmarkLocke Lord

Silver Sponsors

Adams & Knightaetnabank of americaErnst & Youngsponsor_grunbergsponsor_courantsponsor_hartford-healthcaresponsor_jcjReid & Riegesponsor_tiaa

Bronze Sponsor

sponsor_bbeThe Barnes GroupCooper AtkinsHartford Steam Boilersponsor_millimanrobinson & coleWebster Bank