A host of stage and screen stars will pay tribute to Steve Martin at the Drama League’s annual benefit gala, A Musical Celebration of Broadway. As previously reported, the event is set for November 6 at the Plaza in New York City.
Taking the stage will be Alex Brightman, Lea Delaria, Carol Kane, Ed Helms, Jennifer Simard (currently on Broadway in Hello, Dolly!), and Lauren Worsham. The evening will also include a special appearance by Kermit the Frog.
The creative team for the event includes writer Timothy Huang, choreographer Billy Griffin, and music director David Evans.
Martin earned Tony nominations for penning the book and score of Bright Star. His play Meteor Shower begins performances at the Booth Theatre November 1.
This year's auction will feature a number of VIP theatre experiences from shows including Come From Away and Torch Song, vacations to Sicily and the Swiss Alps, designer products, and more. Bidding will begin October 24 at BiddingForGood.com