The Berkshire Playwrights Lab is hosting its ninth annual gala celebration at 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 17, at the Wyantenuck Country Club, 46 West Sheffield Road.

The benefit evening will be a celebration of community and almost a decade of original plays, with cocktails and light fare, performances, and a silent auction.

Tickets are $125 per person and are available directly through BPL at 413-528-2544 or via email or mail. Visit for details and an order form.

Underwriter tickets are $250 each.

Hosted by Gala Chairperson Stacey Gillis Weber, guests include playwrights, actors and directors, and the Berkshire community of artists and arts patrons.

Proceeds from the gala help support BPL's free staged reading series throughout the summer.