Itamar Moses and Michael Friedman's new musical is conceived and directed by Daniel Aukin.
The reading was presented as part of New Victory LabWorks.
James Earl Jones, Alec Baldwin, Cynthia Nixon, and more celebrate the latest publication from The Library of America.
Alex Timbers and Michael Friedman's musical premiered last summer at Shakespeare in the Park.
Steve Cosson wrote and directed the new production.
The musical played a brief run at Shakespeare in the Park in 2013.