By Matthew Blank
23 May 2012
The evening celebrated 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 featured 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 was the music director.