Irish Repertory Theatre has announced performers and presenters for its 2022 annual gala, A Celebration of the Musicals of Harold Prince. The event will be held at The Town Hall June 13 at 7 PM.
Featured in the event will be appearances and performances by Tony nominees Michel Bell (Show Boat) and Max Von Essen (An American in Paris), Tony winners Len Cariou (Sweeney Todd), Glenn Close (Sunset Boulevard), and Joel Grey(Cabaret), as well as Ciarán Sheehan (The Phantom of the Opera), and Kaley Ann Voorhees (The Phantom of the Opera). Further additions to the line-up will be announced at a later date.
The Broadway veterans will perform selections from famous Broadway director Harold Prince's work, including The Pajama Game, Damn Yankees, Fiddler on the Roof, West Side Story, Merrily We Roll Along, Cabaret, Company, Follies, A Little Night Music, Sweeney Todd, The Phantom of the Opera, Evita and more. Prince was an early supporter of Irish Rep and served on its board for over 30 years.
Honors will also be awarded to Loretta Brennan Glucksman, who will receive Irish Repertory Theatre's Visionary Leadership Award for her philanthropic work within Irish communities and support of Irish culture, as well as Linda Fisher and David Toser, who will be honored for their work in costume design over the last 33 years.
Charlotte Moore (The Streets of New York) will direct and arrange the performance, John Bell (Meet Me in St. Louis) will serve as musical director, and Kevin Curley of Curley Financial Group serves as Gala Chair.
For tickets and more information, visit IrishRep.org.