New Rep Gala 2018

Gala Information


Tuesday, May 8, 2018
The Commander’s Mansion
440 Talcott Ave, Watertown MA 02472

Join us at the Commander’s Mansion and celebrate the independent spirit of New Rep.

Toast our esteemed honorees while dining on delicious fare from area restaurants with live music from Legit Band and special performances from New Rep artists showcasing songs from next season’s 1776.

Raise a glass to our New Rep Gala 2018 Honorees:

  • Lillian Sober Ain, Karoff Leadership Award
  • Jane Capaldi, Community Advocate Award
  • Dean Kenneth Elmore, Artistic and Education Advocate Award



VIP guests will delight in a performance from Ute Gfrerer (IRNE Nominee, Best Actress, Man of La Mancha) and enjoy delicious hors d’oeuvres from Branch Line.



The celebration continues under the tent at the Commander’s Mansion. Enjoy cuisine from local restaurants and be entertained by festive performances.




Try your luck and bid on fun and unique items at our online auction. Check back soon for more details when the auction goes live on April 18.


Lillian Sober Ain
Armand Andreassian
Mimi de Quesada
Patrick Demers
Leila Ghaemi
Don Giller
Scotty Hart
Hannah Huling
Jillian Levine
Laurie Nash
Danielle Naugler
Elissa Rogovin
Harriet Sheets
Diane Smith


New Rep Gala Raffle

Luxurious 7-Day Cruise for Two on Holland America Line


When you step aboard one of the five-star ships of Holland America Line, you will experience a voyage unlike any other. You can choose any Caribbean or Mexico cruise for two (same stateroom) up to seven days in length (based on minimum unobstructed ocean view stateroom). Your journey will include extraordinary dining, spacious staterooms, elegant surroundings and days filled with new discoveries and gracious pampering by an award-winning crew and a curated reading list by Artistic Director, Jim Petosa. You can choose to partake in as many – or as few – activities as you wish, from the renowned Greenhouse Spa and Salon, to cooking demonstrations and wine tasting in the Culinary Arts Center, and much more. Or simply relax and enjoy the spectacular scenery from the beautiful wrap-around teak deck.

The certificate has no expiration date. The certificate may be applied to other cabin categories or cruise trades at an additional cost. Call World Cruise Reservations to secure a mutually agreeable date. Airfare to and from departure and arrival ports not included, however guests may purchase at an additional cost. Does not include taxes, onboard charges, shore excursions or hotel services charges. Donated by Holland America Line.

 Winners will be drawn on Thursday, May 10, 2018. Entrants must be at least 21 years of age.  Winners will be notified by telephone or email.