The Tony-winning director founded the annual show when he was in The Will Rogers Follies.
Check out the stars who'll take the Tony-winning musical on the road.
Jerry Mitchell will direct the new musical.
Choreographers Jerry Mitchell and Larry Keigwin hosted the event.
Directed by Jerry Mitchell, the show features a book by Alexander Dinelaris.
The Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS annual benefit will pay tribute to the history of rock 'n' roll.
Longtime cast member Kelso takes over the role of shoe factory owner Charlie while de Waal flies in from the national tour of Wicked to assume the role of his quirky assistant (and secret crush) Lauren.
Director/choreographer Jerry Mitchell was also honored.
The show is based on the 1999 film of the same title.