By Michael Gioia
25 Jun 2012
|Photo by Joseph Marzullo/WENN|
Tony Award winner Michael Mayer is the special guest director of Trevor Live, which features appearances by "Smash" star Debra Messing, The Best Man's Eric McCormack, Anthony Rapp (Rent), news anchor Thomas Roberts and Tony nominee Stanley Tucci (Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune). Nate Ruess, Jack Antonoff and their band, fun., headline the event.
The evening, which features a two-hour performance beginning at 8 PM, honors Renae Cartwright and Jeremiah Beaverly with the Colin Higgins Youth Courage Award and MTV with the Trevor 2020 Award. Sarandon, who has been seen on Broadway in Exit the King and An Evening with Richard Nixon and..., is this year's recipient of the annual Trevor Hero Award.
The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth. For more information, visit TheTrevorProject.org.
For more information on Trevor Live, click here.