Jefferson Mays, Tony Shalhoub, Bruce Norris and More Celebrate Life of Christopher Evan Welch at Feb. 17 Public Memorial

A memorial to celebrate the life and career of late actor Christopher Evan Welch takes place Feb. 17 on the Irene Diamond Stage of The Pershing Square Signature Center. The event is open to the public and begins at 3 PM with doors opening at 2:30 PM.

Christopher Evan Welch
Christopher Evan Welch (Photo by Joseph Marzullo/WENN)

Welch died Dec. 2, 2013, in Santa Monica, CA, from complications related to cancer. He was 48. Read more about his life and career here.

Speakers taking part at the memorial include Jefferson Mays, Reg Rogers, Tony Shalhoub, Bruce Norris, Theresa Rebeck, Doug Hughes and Guthrie artistic director Joe Dowling.

The Pershing Square Signature Center is located at 480 W. 42nd Street. Those attending the event are invited to gather afterwards at the Signature Café and Bar. Inquiries may be addressed to