Who Are We?

A Gala Event is an International Event Design, Entertainment & Production Company with headquarters in New York. We have been producing Unforgettable Events for 25 years; On Budget and On Time!

Since its inception, the Company has emerged as one of the World's leading Event Firms, often re-defining traditional event standards. We provide our clients with fully integrated, turn-key services.

Whether you need a single Sword Swallower to perform in Manhattan or a Theme Gala produced in Beverly Hills, a New Product launched in Barbados or your International Conference planned in Beijing- A Gala Event will oversee your entire project with an uncompromising eye to detail.

What Can You Expect?
You'll Save Valuable Time, Money and Costly Mistakes by making A Gala Event your Event Resource, “General Contractor” and Producer.

Our Event Specialists listen carefully to your needs. They work closely with you to identify your goals, develop a vision and then translate that vision into a flawless event that exceeds expectations and truly reflects your identity.

From a Single Performer to A Gala Event, we provide you with unparalleled service. Our Integrated Services include the Design, Planning, Contracting, Staffing, Orchestration and Promotion of your Event.

All you need do is make the call— now sit back and relax...
From there on in we handle it all! You get to be the proud, calm, and confident host, as well as guest, at your own Spectacular Event!
Why Us?
We provide our clients access to an incredible Global Network of Award-winning professionals that includes many of the Entertainment Industries Finest Talents. These relationships have been tried and tested over many years.

You can count on us having the best Producers, Designers, Caterers, Entertainers, Specialty Acts, Music and Live Shows that the industry has to offer. Our Writers, Graphic and Theatrical Designers, Film and Video Producers use fresh, creative approaches to tailor Your Message to fit Your Audience. Our expert Technical Staff employ State-of-the-art Production Technologies in Lighting, Staging, Special Effects, Audio-Visual and Multi-media Presentations.

From Thought to Finish your Gala Event Specialist will expertly cast your Event; weaving one of the World’s largest rosters of top entertainers seamlessly into an exciting event that embodies all of your senses.

Our Events are Fun, Creative, Educational, and Unforgettable!
Who’s In Charge?

Hugh Wunderman
At the helm of A Gala Event is the Visionary Event Wizard/Creative Director- Hugh Wunderman, who has been translating dreams into memorable events for more than 30 years.

Hugh's love for Musical Theatre began at a very young age. When just 17, he would leave High School early to operate Spotlight for “The Wiz” on Broadway. Many other Broadway and Lincoln Center Productions would follow.

Hugh continued his passion with the Arts by studying Theatrical Tech and Design at the State University of New York College at Purchase.

Upon Leaving Purchase, he began working at the legendary Discotheque Studio 54 during the height of its notoriety in 1979.

Always a techno-buff, Hugh understands and employs the latest techniques and technologies in sound, lighting, staging, multi-media and special effects.

MGM Lion
Hugh helped launch and manage the career of National Recording Artist Taylor Dayne (12 top Ten hits).

NY World's Fair

During his many years as an industry leader creating shows, Booking Celebrities and Specialty Acts, Hugh has developed strong industry friendships and a unique understanding of Performers needs and requirements.

Hugh is truly the “Wunderman” of Gala Events.

For more about Hugh, download "The Credits." (pdf)


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