The Abingdon Theatre Company celebrated their 25th Anniversary with a gala last night.
The Edison Ballroom was the venue to honor two-time Tony and Emmy Award winner Bebe Neuwirth (Chicago, Sweet Charity, “”Cheers”, “Frasier”). Neuwirth’s Tony Award winning Chicago director, Walter Bobbie will present Neuwirth with the Award.
The all-star gala presentation of John Kander and Fred Ebb’s And The World Goes ‘Round cast included: Nick Adams (Priscilla Queen of the Desert, A Chorus Line, La Cage aux Folles), Sebastian Arcelus (“Madam Secretary,” “House of Cards,” Wicked),
Jeannette Bayardelle (The Color Purple, Hair, Company), Tony Award nominee Brenda Braxton (Smokey Joe’s Cafe, Jelly’s Last Jam, Chicago), Cunio (Hairspray, Jersey Boys),
Tyler Hanes (Cats, A Chorus Line, On the Town), Jenn Harris (Modern Orthodox, Silence the Musical),
Olivier Award-winner Ruthie Henshall (Crazy For You, Miss Saigon, Chicago),
Hunter Ryan Herdlicka (A Little Night Music, Cabaret, Once Upon a Mattress), Jeff Hiller (Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson), Tony Award-winner Cady Huffman (The Producers, The Nance, Steel Pier), Morgan James (The Addams Family, Godspell, Motown),
Telly Leung (Aladdin, Allegiance, Godspell),
Bianca Marroquín (Chicago, In the Heights, The Pajama Game), Drama Desk Award nominee Julia Murney (The Wild Party, Wicked, Lennon), Christine Pedi (Little Me, Talk Radio, Chicago), two-time Tony Award-nominee Mary Beth Peil (Anastasia, Nine, The King and I),
Jelani Remy (The Lion King, High School Musical), Angie L. Schworer (Something Rotten, The Producers, Sunset Boulevard),
Carrie St. Louis (Wicked, Rock of Ages),
Ali Stroker (“Glee,” Spring Awakening),
Katie Thompson, (Giant, Pump Boys and Dinettes, Big Fish), and
Sally Ann Triplett (Finding Neverland, The Last Ship, Carrie),
Gabriel Bernal (The World According to Snoopy), Hannah Corneau (Hedwig and the Angry Inch),
Matthew Davies (Beauty and the Beast),
Lily Kaufmann (Newsies, Hairspray), Pierre Marais (Saturday Night Fever, A Chorus Line),
Ilda Mason (Cinderella, West Side Story), Jaysin McCollum (The Lion King), Yasmin Schancer (The Golden Smile), choreographer Deidre Goodwin (A Chorus Line, Chicago),
musical director Kevin David Thomas (A Little Night Music), director Chad Austin (Metropolitan Opera Ballet).