GALA’s 2020 Noche de Estrellas


GALA Hispanic Theatre will host its annual Noche de Estrellas benefit event honoring three extraordinary leaders at the National Museum of Women in the Arts on Monday, April 6 at 6:30 p.m.

The 2020 honorees are: Ana Villafañe, who starred as Gloria Estefan in the hit Broadway Musical On Your Feet!, for Artistic Excellence and Inspiration; Héctor J. Torres & Jay Haddock Ortíz, principals at Absolute Hospitality LLC, for Leadership in Community; and Wells Fargo, represented by Anna Bard, for Philanthropy in the Arts.

Proceeds support GALA’s youth education programs, which include the Student Matinee program that serves 9,000 students and teachers in the metropolitan area, and the Paso Nuevo program, an arts and cultural enrichment program for Latino and multicultural teens in the District of Columbia.

Tickets are $225 per person, and $400 per couple. For more information about the event or sponsorship opportunities, call 202-234-7174, e-mail or visit