PREVIEW – Porchlight Celebrates Hal Prince at 2017 Gala

Porchlight ICONS GALA
Meghan Murphy performs at at Porchlight Music Theatre Icons Gala 2015 Photo: Brandon Dahlquist

Porchlight Music Theatre presents its 2017 ICONS Gala celebrating the career of Broadway legend Hal Prince.

Leading Chicago performers— Adrian Aguilar, Austin Cook, Angela Ingersoll, James Earl Jones II and Bethany Thomas—will entertain  with selections from Prince’s career.   Hal Prince, recipient of twenty-one Tony Awards, more than any other individual, including eight for directing, eight for producing the year's Best Musical, two as Best Producer of a Musical and three special awards. His career began as an assistant director to theatre producer and director George Abbott and over the next fifty years his achievements as producer and director are nothing short of legendary. His productions represent some of the best of Broadway over the past five decades including West Side Story, Cabaret, Company, Follies, Evita, Phantom of the Opera, Fiddler on the Roof and others.

Performer: James Earl Jones II
Porchlight ICONS GALA
Performer: Adrian Aguilar
Porchlight ICONS GALA
Performer: Bethany Thomas
Porchlight ICONS GALA
Performer: Austin Cook
Porchlight ICONS GALA
Performer: Angela Ingersoll

When:

Sunday, April 30 from 11:00 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

Where:

Atlantic Ballroom at the Radisson Blu Aqua Chicago, 221 N. Columbus Drive, Chicago

 

Tickets:

$150 and  $50 for children

For tickets call 773.777.9884 or visit PorchlightMusicTheatre.org.

 

Photos courtesy of Porchlight Music Theatre, unless otherwise indicated.

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