All the World’s a Stage
| Arena Stage’s 50th Anniversary Gala |
Arena Stage celebrated it’s 50th anniversary season with an opening night performance of Howard Sackler’s“The Great White Hope”—the Pulitzer Prize-winning play that elevated Arena Stage to prominence in thetheater world 33 years ago when the play’s world premiere became the first regional theater production totransfer to Broadway. Arena Stage also has the distinction of being the first racially integrated theaterin Washington, the first theater to tour behind the iron curtain, and the first regional theatre to win aTony. Design Cuisine catered the delicious food.