Items dedicated to the likes of Barbra Streisand, Robin Williams, and Joan Rivers also helped the charity rake in the dough.
Additional names have been added to the lineup for the 26th Annual Festival of New Musicals.
When it comes to pushing stage innovation, the mouse is right up there with Julie Taymor and The Wooster Group.
Up Here will be staged by La Jolla Playhouse and directed by Alex Timbers.
The trio announced the 2014 nominations at 54 Below on April 25.
The announcement was made at 54 Below.
Robert Lopez, Kristen Anderson-Lopez, and Fran Drescher will announce the 59th annual Drama Desk nominations from 54 Below at 11am.
Robert Lopez, Joe Grifasi, Kristen Anderson-Lopez, and Preston Whiteway were also present at the event.
The animated musical snowballs into a huge hit for Disney.
The Drama Desk Awards will be held June 1 at the Town Hall.