Time to celebrate!
Honorary Board Member and past honoree Bebe Neuwirth will receive The Players Helen Hayes Award on June 19. The Players is New York City’s social club for theatre, television, film, music, and publishing professionals, patrons of the arts, and business and civic leaders. The award is named in honor of the late actor Helen Hayes.
Two-time Tony Award winner, star of film and television, as most importantly honoree and supporter of the Garden State Film Festival will receive the award that honors women who have made an indelible contribution to the American theatre.
“Bebe Neuwirth is a Broadway legend who has continually returned to her musical theatre roots while gaining millions of adoring fans through her illustrious career in film and television,” said The Players President Michael Barra in a statement.
Acting Executive Director of the GSFF Lauren Concar said, “Bebe Neuwirth is a multi-faceted talent, and she’s a Jersey girl. Congratulations on another well-earned honor.”
Let’s all send Bebe our congratulations and be sure to mention the GSFF in your salute!