Wendell Pierce, Lena Hall, Helen Park, More Join Drama League Fall Gala | Playbill

Benefits and Galas Wendell Pierce, Lena Hall, Helen Park, More Join Drama League Fall Gala

Musicals The Karate Kid and Bliss will also receive sneak peeks at the event.

Wendell Pierce, Lena Hall, and Helen Park

The Drama League has announced the performers for its Fall 2022 Gala, Embrace The Season. Held October 17 at City Winery, the gala will present a blend of performances and exclusive sneak peeks into the upcoming season.

Directed by Tony nominee Sheryl Kaller with the Broadway SInfonietta serving as the house band, the event will include previews of The Karate Kid, performed by Alan H. Green and music director Andrew ResnickBliss, performed by Kayla Davion, Katy Geraghty, Gizel Jiménez, and Claire Neumann; and Back to the Future, in addition to performances from Tony winner Lena Hall from Little Shop of Horrors, Helen Park from KPOP, and Shereen Ahmed from A Man of No Importance. Olivier nominee Wendell Pierce from Death of A Salesman, Obie winner April Matthis from The Piano Lesson, and Tony nominee Liesl Tommy will also make appearances.

Embrace The Season will feature associate direction by Joyce Chittick, production management by Teresa Cruz, stage management by Karen Schleifer, music supervision by The Broadway Sinfonietta's Macy Schmidt (Kimberly Akimbo, Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical), assistant direction by Tai Thompson and Andrew Coopman, producing assistance from Kaylin Kellin, assistant stage management by Joanna Schutzer, and vocal stylings from actor Beethovan Oden as the Announcer/Voice of Oz. The Gala performance will be produced by The Drama League's Artistic Line Producer, Ali Skye Bennet.

For more information, please visit DramaLeague.org.

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