Broadway Tribute to Polly Bergen Studded With Tony Winners, Stars from "Glee" and More

News   Broadway Tribute to Polly Bergen Studded With Tony Winners, Stars from "Glee" and More Broadway stars such as Kelli O'Hara, John Stamos, John Waters and Phyllis Newman will celebrate late Emmy Award-winning actress and singer Polly Bergen in the one-night only A Tribute to Polly Bergen March 26 on Broadway.

Polly Bergen
Polly Bergen Photo by Joseph Marzullo/Retna

The tribute will be hosted at the American Airlines Theatre with an all-star line-up of participants that will also include Christine Andreas, Harry Belafonte, Marge Champion, Chris Colfer, Arlene Dahl, Blythe Danner, Raúl Esparza, Michael Feinstein, Mark Hamill, Gregory Harrison, Judith Ivey, Chris Matthews, Liz Smith and Treat Williams.

Bergen, who passed away last September at age 84, had a career that spanned more than six decades in films, TV, Broadway musicals and concerts. She earned a Tony nomination for Best Actress in a revival of Stephen Sondheim's Follies. Her other Broadway credits included Cabaret and Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks.

She also received Emmy Award nominations for her work in TV's "Desperate Housewives," "Playhouse 90," "The Winds of War" and "War and Remembrance," and also starred in feature films such as the classic "Cape Fear."

The event is produced by Rex Reed and Michael Alden with creative consultant Deborah Grace Winer.

A selct number of tickets will be available to the public on March 26.

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