Atlantic Theater Company will present its annual gala March 7. The evening, titled Actors' Choice, will celebrate the theatre's alum and upcoming season with an array of performances.
This year, Atlantic asked a slate of actors to choose a song they love and a favorite musician to perform it. Directed by Neil Pepe with musical direction by Matt Gallagher, Actors’ Choice is billed as an evening of “unexpected songs and celebration.”
The gala is set to feature performances and appearances by Norbert Leo Butz (Catch Me If You Can), Ted Danson (Cheers), Kathryn Erbe (Law & Order), Will Forte (Saturday Night Live), John Gallagher, Jr. (Spring Awakening), T.R. Knight (It’s Only a Play), Zosia Mamet (Girls), Ingrid Michaelson (albums Be OK, Lights Out), Jessica Molaskey (Sunday in the Park with George), Emily Mortimer (The Newsroom), Eloise Mumford (Fifty Shades of Grey), Alessandro Nivola (Selma), Timothy Olyphant (Deadwood), Laura Osnes (The Bandstand), Mary Beth Peil (The Good Wife), John Pizzarelli (Dream), Adam Rapp (Dreams of Flying Dreams of Falling), Ruben Santiago-Hudson (Seven Guitars), John Patrick Shanley (Doubt), Bill Sims, Jr. (Grammy-nominated Heritage Blues Orchestra), Mary Steenburgen (Justified), Jason Sudeikis (Saturday Night Live), Isiah Whitlock, Jr. (The Wire), Olivia Wilde (Vinyl) and Doug Wright (Grey Gardens).
The Gala, which will be in honor of David Richenthal and the Richenthal Foundation, will begin at 6:30 PM at The Pierre (2 East 61st St., New York). Tickets may be purchased by contacting (646) 216-1086 or firstname.lastname@example.org.