American Theatre Wing will jonor Jonathan Larson & Family at Annual Gala

7/24/2019 12:43pm


The American Theatre Wing (Heather Hitchens, President & CEO) has announced that it will celebrate the legacy of Jonathan Larson and the Larson family at its annual gala, dubbed “Say YES to Artists Gala,” which will be held on Mon Sept 16 at Cipriani 42nd St (110 East 42nd St.) In celebration of the musical theater creatives who have been impacted by his legacy, the evening will feature one-of-a-kind performances by some of the most vibrant and exciting artists of our time. Honorary Co-Chairs include Michael Greif, Patti LuPone, the Miranda family, James L. Nederlander, Benj Pasek, Justin Paul, Jordan Roth, Nick Scandalios, Philip Smith, Jennifer Ashley Tepper, Brisa Trinchero, Sergio Trujillo, Aaron Tveit, and Robert Wankel. Pamela Barbey, CeCe Black, Meg Fofonoff, Lawrence Otis Graham and Pamela Thomas-Graham, Anki Leeds, Evan Shapiro, and Nadine Wong will serve as Gala Chairs.  The goal for this year’s gala is to provide the Jonathan Larson Grants with a fresh infusion of funds to match what his family invested over two decades ago. The evening includes cocktails, dinner, and performances. For tickets and more information, please contact Laura Talbot by calling 212/765-0606 or emailing [email protected]. Press contact: DKC/O&M (212/695-7400)...