Houston First Corporation was proud to support the Society for the Performing Arts (SPA), Arts Forward Virtual Gala held on Saturday, April 17, 2021. The virtual gala was live-streamed from the Wortham Theater Center and featured Gala Chairs: Leah Bennett, Mari Salazar, Charlene & Tym Tombar and Honorary Chairs: Kourtney & Vijay D’Cruz.
Tourists and locals alike are discovering that to experience the finest performing arts in the world, you need look no further than Houston. The Theater District in Houston spans 17 blocks and has nearly 13,000 seats concentrated in downtown. Beyond the skyscrapers, a diverse array of smaller companies call Houston home, offering a unique blend of cutting-edge performing arts and well known classics in a variety of intimate settings.
The Society for the Performing Arts is the largest nonprofit presenting organization of its kind in the Southwest. Each year, the SPA presents internationally acclaimed artists from the entire performing arts spectrum, traditional to avant-garde alike, from large orchestras and dance companies to recitalists and solo performers, for an entire season of events. For more information visit: www.spahouston.org. (Photo credits: Priscilla Dickson)