The evening honored Tony nominee Michael McElroy, composer-lyricist Georgia Stitt, actor George Takei, and theatre education leader Jim Hoare.
May 05, 2023
Go inside Prospect Theater Company's Spring Gala as the company celebrated its second annual Muse Award honorees. The event was held May 1 at New York City's Edison Ballroom with Ali Ewoldt (The Phantom of the Opera) and Jelani Remy (Back to the Future) as its co-hosts.
At the event, the awards were given to actor and activist George Takei, educator and Tony and Grammy nominee Michael McElroy, theatre education leader Jim Hoare, and composer, lyricist, music producer, and activist Georgia Stitt. Tony and Grammy winner Renée Elise Goldsberry (Hamilton), Telly Leung (Aladdin), Glen Pannell, and Artistic Director of Arena StageMolly Smith presented the honors.
Anessa Marie served as the evening's music director.
Celebrating this year's four honorees, the evening kicked off with cocktails and held a dinner prior to the awarding of honors and entertainment. Serving on the committee for this year's gala were co-chairs Jane Abramson, Tira Harpaz, and Jason Ma.