The entertainer headed backstage after the show to greet the cast. Also on hand were WPLJ "Morning Drive" DJs Scott Shannon and Todd Pettengill, who were making their drag stage debut.
Gloria Estefan Visits Priscilla Queen of the Desert
Priscilla Queen of the Desert is written by Stephan Elliott and Allan Scott and directed by Simon Phillips. The score features existing dance-floor favorites.
Olivier Award nominee Tony Sheldon (as Bernadette), Hair Tony Award nominee Will Swenson (as Tick/Mitzi) and La Cage aux Folles actor Nick Adams (as Adam/Felicia) star as "the trio of friends on a heart-warming, uplifting adventure. [They] hop aboard a battered old bus searching for love and friendship in the middle of the Australian outback and end up finding more than they could ever have dreamed."
The Broadway company also features Adam LeFevre (Bob), Anthony Wayne (Jimmy), Nathan Lee Graham (Miss Understanding), Mike McGowan (Frank), J. Elaine Marcos (Cynthia), Julie Reiber (Marion), Steve Schepis (Farrah), Keala Settle (Shirley), Gaten Matarazzo (Benji), plus "Divas" Jacqueline B. Arnold, Anastacia McCleskey and Lisa Howard, with Kyle Brown, Joshus Buscher, Todd A. Horman, Gavin Lodge, Ellyn Marie Marsh, Jeff Metzler, Eric Sciotto, Amaker Smith, Esther Stilwell, Sebastian Thomas, Bryan West and Branch Woodman.
Priscilla Queen of the Desert received Tony nominations for Costume Design and Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Sheldon).
For tickets, schedule and performance information, visit priscillaonbroadway.com.