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The Second Stage Theater Sapphire Anniversary Gala, honoring Sarah Paulson, took place on Monday, November 6 at Cipriani Wall Street. From outstanding performances by some of the most talented women on Broadway, to the hilarious auctioneering done by Tig Notaro, and the heartfelt tribute to Sarah from Beanie Feldstein, it was a night that will go down in Second Stage history.


The inaugural Second Stage Theater Winter’s Ball took place on Monday, February 27, 2023. Guests were treated to an intimate, live performance by Michael R. Jackson (A Strange Loop, White Girl in Danger) and the dance party hosted by Common kept the crowd on its feet till the wee hours. Thank you to all who joined us for this whimsical, wintry evening!


We took the 35th Annual 2ST All-Star Bowling Classic to Bowlero Chelsea Piers on May 8, 2023! It was an incredible night of celebrity bowling, laser tag, arcade games, and more.