Judith Light, Cady Huffman, Norm Lewis, Krysta Rodriguez, Zachary Levi and More Celebrate Neil Patrick Harris
The event was held at The Pierre Hotel.
Co-directed by Tony Award winner and Drama League alumnus Michael Mayer with Johanna McKeon, the evening featured performances of musical selections drawn from Harris' career in theatre, film and television.
Guest performers included Audra McDonald, Krysta Rodriguez, James Barbour, Becky Ann Baker, Erin Davie, Katie Finneran, Malcolm Gets, Kate Jennings Grant, Cady Huffman, Eddie Korbich, Marc Kudisch, Zachary Levi, Norm Lewis and Kal Penn, with a special guest appearance by Tim Gunn. Harris will star on Broadway in Hedwig and the Angry Inch, which begins performances March 29. He has also performed on Broadway in Assassins and in the New York Philharmonic production of Company. Harris has been honored with four Emmy Awards: three for his acclaimed hosting of the Tony Awards and another for his guest-starring role on "Glee." He also served as host and producer of the 61st and 65th Primetime Emmy Awards.
The black-tie gala supported The Drama League's educational initiatives for promising young artists.