|Photo by Christian Coulson|
The evening, directed by David Staller, begins at 6 PM with a reception and dinner; performances will follow at 8 PM.
Golden Shamrock Gala features performances from Tony Award winner Judith Ivey (The Lady With All the Answers, The Glass Menagerie), Tony Award nominees Bobby Steggert (Ragtime) and Alison Fraser (The Secret Garden) and musician Joseph Thalken. The event chair is Kate Mulgrew (Off-Broadway’s Tea at Five).
McNally won Tony Awards for Best Book of a Musical for Ragtime and Kiss of the Spider Woman. He was also nominated for his work on The Full Monty. Most recently, his play Master Class was seen on Broadway with Tony Award winner Tyne Daly, who is currently reprising her performance in the West End.
Murray is a three-time Tony Award nominee for his performances in The Crucible, The Little Foxes and Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead. He has also been seen on Broadway in The Importance of Being Earnest, Mary Stuart, The Rivals and Uncle Vanya, among others.