The musical revival is produced by Roundabout Theatre Company.
The Bad Jews playwright will write the production, which pays tribute to the Big Apple.
Neil Patrick Harris, Jessie Mueller, Warren Carlyle, Darko Tresnjak, and Ed Sylvanus Iskandar talk about honoring their mentors and paying it forward.
The honors were presented at Sardi's on May 22.
The man at the helm of lively moves in both After Midnight and A Christmas Story lights up the New York theater.
Upon the opening of After Midnight, take a glance at the future Doubt Tony winner as she sang the most famous of show openers.
The new musical revue celebrates the music of Duke Ellington's years at the Cotton Club.