The concert experience, which began at 8 PM, starred De Jesus (In The Heights, La Cage Aux Folles, "Camp") alongside Tony Award winner Lena Hall (Hedwig and the Angry Inch), E. Clayton Cornelious (Beautiful: The Carole King Musical), Kiyan Taghaboni, Ariel Bellvalaire, Natalie Berk and Melanie Brook.
Take a Look Back at Robin De Jesus, Lena Hall, E. Clayton Cornelious In Dearly Beloved...A Concert Tribute to Purple Rain
Tony nominee Michael Moritz Jr. music directed the 30th anniversary concert tribute to "the Artist known as, formerly known as, and everything in between."
The evening featuredimmersive video graphics on a 30-foot LED wall curated by JD Urban and Burt Rock. Aerial stunts were by MIXT Dance with lighting design by KJ Hardy and sound engineering by Quinn McCarthy for The Creamery Studio.