Tony-winners Celia Keenan-Bolger, Chita Rivera, and Laura Benanti will be in attendance as well as Broadway favorites Gavin Creel, John Cariani, and Megan Hilty. They are joined by award-winning student Thespians from across the country in this unique evening of entertainment.
The gala supports theatre education programs for schools in need by bringing together professional theatre artists and current high school for an evening with performances and reminiscences, to raise funds for underserved schools. The 2019 honorees are Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman.
For its fifth anniversary, on September 22 at 6:30 p.m., Broadway Back to School has moved to the Edison Ballroom.