2021 Gala

Event Overview

The 2021 Society for the Performing Arts Gala, Arts Forward, is coming to your home! This virtual event celebrates the inspiring generosity of our supporters while looking ahead to a time when we can come together to experience and celebrate the performing arts.

Ready to support? Click here to view and purchase tickets or a table online, or click here to download a fillable sponsorship form.

Leadership

The 2021 Gala is generously hosted by:

Chairs

Leah Bennett, Mari Salazar, and Charlene & Tym Tombar

Honorary Chairs

Kourtney and Vijay D’Cruz

Arts Forward Gala Host Committee

Casey & Chuck Boettcher  •  Chree Boydstun  •  Natasha & Michael Cannon  •  Linda & Willie Chiang  •  Theresa Einhorn & Don Yurewicz  •  Susan & Sean Gorman  •  Melanie Gray & Mark Wawro  •  Susie & Michael Hatfield  •  Amy & Jonathan Homeyer  •  Kris & Mark Jodon  •  Stephany & Curt Karges  •  Emily Kuo & Michael Chu  •  Janiece Longoria & Steve Lasher  •  Eileen & Kase Lawal  •  Theresa & Edward Mallett  •  Sam Quintero  •  Ann Rogers  •  Gloria & Nick Ryan  •  Rabia & Omar Samji  •  Kristina & Paul Somerville  •  Janet & Bill Swanstrom  •  Margaret Alkek Williams

Date

Evening of Saturday, April 17, 2021

Entertainment

The evening features the American jazz pianist Matthew Whitaker performing from his studio in New York.

Benefiting

Proceeds from the 2021 Gala support Society for the Performing Arts mainstage presentations and extended arts education and outreach programs.

How can I participate?

Click here to view and purchase tickets or a table online, or click here to download a fillable sponsorship form.

Participants will be able to enjoy catering and ambiance delivered straight to your door, plus performances, an auction, and much more!

Interested in learning more about the 2021 Arts Forward Gala? Contact Jordan Drum at 713-632-8104 or jdrum@spahouston.org.