Brian Stokes Mitchell and Brandon Victor Dixon Bring Ragtime to Ellis Island
The site-specific concert production also featured Laura Michelle Kelly, Andy Mientus, Aisha Jackson, and more Broadway stars.
Last night, a host of Broadway stars sailed to Ellis Island to present a site-specific concert production of the beloved American musical Ragtime. Original Ragtime star Brian Stokes Mitchell joined Brandon Victor Dixon (Hamilton), Laura Michelle Kelly (Finding Neverland), Andy Mientus (Spring Awakening), Aisha Jackson (Waitress), and many more to sing from Stephen Flaherty, Lynn Ahrens, and Terrence McNally's musical about three families in pursuit of the American dream at the start of the 20th century. Watch TheaterMania's video from the event to experience some of the evening's most moving moments.