Vanessa Williams Honored At WP Theater Annual Gala – WATCH! Plus: Who She’s Wearing #SupportBlackDesigners

By   |   May 24, 2022   |   Gal Approved

Vanessa Williams was honored at the Women’s Project Theater Annual Gala, which is celebrating 44 years of women-created theater projects. Broadway icon LaChanze presented Williams with the “Trail Blazer Award,” recognizing William’s singing, acting and humanitarian achievements. Watch below!

“Thank you for my Trail Blazer award. I do not take it lightly,” she shared with the audience at the beginning and end of her acceptance speech.

Vanessa Williams At WP Theater Gala

The Ugly Betty alum looked resplendent in a jacquard pantsuit created by couture designer Kevan Hall.

Rolanda Watts in gold pantsuit

Pantsuits were indeed the item-du-jour of the evening. Media personality Rolonda Watts, who served as the night’s emcee, shined bright in a sparkly pantsuit inside New York City’s Edison Ballroom.

photo credit: Jasmine Hsu, Amanne Media






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