Hickey and Glover worked with McNally on his Tony-winning play Love! Valour! Compassion!, and De Shields originated the role of Noah "Horse" T. Simmons in the McNally-David Yazbek musical adaptation of The Full Monty. The four artists will remember McNally and the influence he had on their lives and the world.
Lucy Mukerjee of the Tribeca Film Festival moderates the Pride Month special. To attend the virtual celebration, click here.
Terrence McNally: Every Act of Life, directed, written, and produced by Kaufman and produced by Marcia Ross, streams on PBS.org and the PBS video app June 15-August 31. It traces McNally's life—from escaping his troubled home in Corpus Christi, Texas, to becoming one of America’s most groundbreaking and honored playwrights. The film includes interviews with Nathan Lane, Angela Lansbury, Rita Moreno, Chita Rivera, F. Murray Abraham, Audra McDonald, Edie Falco, John Slattery, and Billy Porter.
McNally passed away from COVID-19 complications March 24.
A One Night Only History of Broadway Song and Dance will play New York's The Town Hall in September.
The world premiere play by Gracie Gardner is directed by Knud Adams.
It was previously announced that Billy Porter will lead the movie.
The Tony winner dropped by The Kelly Clarkson Show to talk about seeing the show that won her a Tony Award.
The family-friendly Andrew Lloyd Webber-Tim Rice musical will play the St. Louis venue beginning August 12.
The Sag Harbor reading of the Zina Goldrich-Marcy Heisler-Hunter Bell musical is based on Andrews and Emma Walton Hamilton's children's book.
127 New Yorkers star in the Public Works' musical adaptation by Shaina Taub and Laurie Woolery.
The concert will include songs from the upcoming Broadway musical KPOP and Netflix's animated movie Over the Moon
Bleu also talks about returning to the High School Musical franchise and how the series honors the OG fans.