Angela Lansbury, Arthur's Mame co-star, hosted the event that was directed by Mark Waldrop. Family, friends and contemporaries took part in the remembrances and performances including Adrienne Barbeau, Zoe Caldwell, Billy Goldenberg, Sheldon Harnick, Charlie Hauck, Norman Lear, Clinton Leupp, Anne Meara, Rosie O'Donnell, Chita Rivera, Daryl Roth, Jerry Stiller and Rue McClanahan. Here are some photos from the event:
Celebrating Bea Arthur on Broadway
To read about the event, click to Playbill.com's coverage at Bea Arthur Remembered at Broadway Memorial.
Playbill.com's obituary for Arthur can be found by clicking here.