Mario Cantone, Rachel Dratch, Cheyenne Jackson, Kristen Johnston, John Cameron Mitchell, Eugene Pack, Dayle Reyfel, Bruce Vilanch, and B.D. Wong starred in a special Gay Pride edition of the Drama Desk Award-winning Celebrity Autobiography: In Their Own Words, which was held at The Gramercy Theatre on June 26. Following the show, the actors attended a Barefoot Wine Reception for Celebrity Autobiography.
Created by Eugene Pack, the show features a line-up of rotating performers who interpret the actual words and stories written by the famous and the infamous, in both solo and ensemble "chamber" pieces culled from the autobiographies of celebrities. The words of gay icons including Elizabeth Taylor, Britney Spears, Madonna, Ivana Trump, Vanna White, Star Jones,'N Sync, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Loni Anderson, Diana Ross, Kathie Lee Gifford, Miley Cyrus and Debbie Reynolds have all been performed in previous editions of the show.