Washington Performing Arts Society Gala
Ruth and Arne Sorensen were Gala Chairs and Ambassador of Ireland Michael Collins and Mrs. Collins were Diplomatic Chairs as WPAS held its 2013 Gala and Auction at the Ritz-Carlton, Washington, DC, on Apr. 13. WPAS Children of the Gospel Choir entertained in a program headlined by Broadway star Mathew Morrison, well known for his portrayal of Spanish teacher Will Schuester on Glee. Founded in l965, WPAS is a nonprofit arts presenter of approximately 100 public engagements and arts education activities each year. It also runs or helps coordinate a variety of education programs for children and adults including Concerts in Schools and the Embassy Adoption program.