Virginia's Signature Theatre will honor Tony Award-winning producer and director Harold Prince with the company's fourth Stephen Sondheim Award at a black-tie Gala Benefit at the Embassy of Italy on April 15, 2013.
Prince has received the Tony Award an unprecedented 21 times. He is currently represented on Broadway as the director of the long-running The Phantom of the Opera.
His newest show, Prince of Broadway, which celebrates his six-decade career in the theater, is scheduled to open on Broadway in Fall 2013.
Prior recipients of the Stephen Sondheim Award are actresses Angela Lansbury, Bernadette Peters, and Patti LuPone.