Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812 star Josh Groban performed at Manhattan Theatre Club's annual Spring Gala.
Natasha, Pierre and The Great Comet of 1812 star Josh Groban performed at Manhattan Theatre Club's annual spring gala.
(© Tricia Baron)

Manhattan Theatre Club held its annual spring gala on May 22 in honor of Matthew C. Blank. Tony Award winner Mandy Patinkin hosted the event, directed by Richard Maltby, at Cipriani 42nd Street.

Performers for the evening included Nick Cordero and Bobby Conte Thornton (A Bronx Tale — The Musical), Lee MacDougall and Sharon Wheatley (Come From Away), Rachel Bay Jones (Dear Evan Hansen), Josh Groban (The Great Comet), Siobhan Dillon and Michael Xavier (Sunset Boulevard), and Kaley Ann Voorhees and Tony Yazbeck (Prince of Broadway).

The evening also featured lighting design by Philip Rosenberg, sound design by Leon Rothenberg, and music direction from Jason Michael Webb.

Manhattan Theatre Club is currently represented on Broadway by Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre.