Titled Musical Masterworks, the event will be presented at the Hudson Theatre at the Millennium Broadway Hotel. The evening will include a cocktail hour and dinner as well as musical performances.
Directed by Tony Award winner John Doyle, the gala will include performances by Tony Award nominee Santino Fontana (Cinderella, Act One), Malcolm Gets (Macbeth, The Story of My Life), Tony Award nominee Jeremy Jordan (Newsies, "Smash"), Tony Award nominee Judy Kuhn (She Loves Me, Chess), Tony Award nominee Rebecca Luker (Show Boat, The Music Man), Tony Award nominee Howard McGillin (Anything Goes, The Mystery of Edwin Drood), Brooke Shields (The Addams Family, Wonderful Town), Alexandra Silber (Master Class, Arlington) and Ryan Silverman (Chicago, Passion). Attendees can expect to hear works by Rodgers & Hammerstein, Jerome Kern, Stephen Sondheim and Lorenz Hart.
Classic Stage Company recently presented a revival of Sondheim's musical Passion, and its upcoming season will feature Rodgers and Hammerstein's Allegro.
Classic Stage Company is an award-winning Off-Broadway theatre committed to re-imagining the classical repertory for a contemporary American audience.