By Michael Gioia
22 May 2012
The evening, set to begin at 6:30 PM, celebrates the artistic overlap of NYTW and Disney Theatrical Group and their partnerships, including the Tony-nominated play Peter and the Starcatcher.
Directed by Jeff Lee, the gala features Starcatcher Tony nominees Christian Borle, Celia Keenan-Bolger and Roger Rees as well as Adam Chanler-Berat (Peter and the Starcatcher), Merle Dandridge (Tarzan), Glen Hansard (Once), Adam Pascal (Memphis, Rent), Sherie Rene Scott (Aida, The Little Mermaid) and the cast of the Tony-nominated musical Newsies. Jim Abbott is the music director.