Gala 2018

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May 23, 2018

Celebrate with us!

Join us for our annual gala on May 23 (Festive Attire). 

We will be honoring Gary Kesner (Silvercup Studios) as well as Marcie Kesner (Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP) for their extraordinary contributions to the cultural and business communities in Queens. 

Also at the event, QT will be recognizing Frances A. Resheske (Con Edison) for her leadership as President of the Queens Theatre Board of Directors for the past two decades. 

The evening features an exciting program of performances by world-class dance companies, including Jessica Lang Dance and RIOULT Dance NY

6:00pm: Cocktails and Dinner (Silent Auction opens)

7:30pm: Program of Honors and Performances 

The evening will end with dessert. 









Frances A. Resheske

Gary & Marcie Kesner




42nd Street Development Corp.; Bank Leumi USA; Crystal Window & Door Systems; DKC; Gerard Canavan & Bob Flink; Global Strategy Group; Investors Bank; Mark & Dina Misk; Metro Management Development, Inc.; New York Mets Foundation; Plaxall, Inc.; Sive Paget & Riesel; TD Bank; Vallo Transportation 



AKRF, Inc.; Chase; Farrell Fritz, P.C.; Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP; Intrinsic Technology Group; JRT Realty Group, Inc.; Langan; Michael Lou & Gregoria Reyes-Lou; Modern Spaces; Mount Sinai Queens; National Grid; New York-Presbyterian Queens; Richmond County Savings Foundation; Rotary Club of Flushing; VHB; Wells Fargo


Watch the list grow as more sponsors sign on.


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Gala Committee


Tracy Capune

Mark Misk

Alan Suna

Stuart Suna


Georgiana Benatti

Steve Chen

Carol Conslato

Linda DeSabato

Salvatore DiMartino

Gary Kesner

Bruce D. Levine


Jennifer Manley

Ana Oliveira

Alfonso Quiroz

Frances A. Resheske

Taryn Sacramone

Paul D. Selver

Sher Sparano

Louis Vlahos