WESTPORT — Champagne flowed and theater lovers glowed at the Westport Country Playhouse’s annual gala Monday night entitled “The Night They Invented Champagne”.

With an exclusive show celebrating the music of Lerner & Loewe, the evening including a large cocktail gathering, dinner, and meet-and-greet with several of the featured artists including the evening’s host Richard Thomas.

The Emmy Award-winning star of The Waltons, among many other stage and screen projects, has twice appeared at the Playhouse.