THE EVENT


MA-YI THEATER COMPANY

requests the pleasure of your company

at the

28TH ANNIVERSARY GALA BENEFIT

To honor Elizabeth Roxas-Dobrish and Lolita and Frank Savage

at 6:00 pm on

Monday, April 24, 2017

Three Sixty-Tribeca / 10 Debrosses Street / New York, NY 10013

Silent Auction / Premium Beverages / Live Music/ Fine Dining / Festive Attire

On April 24th, 2017, our most valued and revered supporters will join together to celebrate the Members of the Ma-Yi Writers Lab, the main purpose of our continuing presence as the premier creator of Asian American Plays. This year’s Outstanding Honorees are Elizabeth Roxas Dobrish, legendary prima ballerina of Ballet Philippines and Alvin Ailey Dance Company, and Frank and Lolita Savage, an outstanding couple whose knowledge and love for the arts and business make theirs an extraordinary union. We’ll gather at THREE SIXTY in Tribeca, a a spacious and exciting venue overlooking New York City, The Hudson River and New Jersey. You’ll enjoy premium hors d’voeurs, cocktails, dinner, live music performances and a silent auction to make this year the most memorable and joyous yet. Please consider helping us continue the 28 year tradition of bringing quality Asian American works to the world by attending this important and festive benefit.
DISTINGUISHED HONOREES
Elizabeth Roxas-Dobrish
Extraordinary Lifetime Achievement in the Arts
Lolita and Frank Savage
Outstanding Contribution to the Arts and Education
 MA-YI THEATER 28TH ANNIVERSARY GALA BENEFIT COMMITTEE
Co-Chairs: Jorge Z. Ortoll and Janel Grant
Kamala Buckner
Marya Coburn
William A. Cook, MD
Mars Custodio MD
Jerry de Guzman
Edwin Josue
Loida Nicolas Lewis
Etan Merrick
Carl Nelson
Cao O
Lily O’Boyle
Aureo Sales
Jerry Sibal
Francisca M. Tayag

 

MA-YI THEATER COMPANY 

520 Eighth Avenue / Ste. 309 / New York, New York 10018
212.971.4862 / ma-yitheatre.org

28th Anniversary Gala Benefit Committee

Co-Chairs
Jorge Z. Ortoll and Janel Grant

Members
Kamala Buckner
William A. Cook, MD
Mars Custodio MD
Edwin Josue
Loida Nicolas Lewis
Etan Merrick
Carl Nelson
Lily O’Boyle
Cao O
Jerry Sibal
Francisca M. Tayag

MAYI STAFF

PRODUCING ARTISTIC DIRECTOR
Ralph B. Peña

RESIDENT PLAYWRIGHTS
Michael Lew &
Rehana Lew Mirza

LITERARY MANAGER
Josephine Barrios, PhD

ASSOCIATE PRODUCER
Chris Ignacio

LEGAL COUNSEL
Antonious Porch, Esq.
James Nguyen

COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER
Charlie Read

MA-YI BOARD OF DIRECTORS

William A. Cook, M.D., Chair
Christopher Chorengel
Mars Custodio, MD
Jessica Dosch
Janel Grant
Justin Lim
Steven J. Litner
Etan Merrick
Cao K. O
Jorge Z. Ortoll
Francisca M. Tayag

MA-YI ADVISORY BOARD

Loy Arcenas
Lydia Benitez Brown
Daphne Ceniza-Kuok
Curtis S. Chin
Ian Darnton-Hill, MD
Sony Dabao Salvador
Ronald Eames
Ernest L. Escaler
Mia Katigbak
Theresa Maja-Schultz
George Martel
Charlotte Newberger
Lily O’Boyle
Fabian Obispo
Ding Pajaron
Lori Pennay
Elizabeth Roxas-Dorbish
Lolita Valderrama Savage
Cristina Sison
Cristina Tabora
Richard Upton
Ching Valdes-Aran