Chita Rivera, Bebe Neuwirth, and More Broadway Stars Join "We Are the World" Video
Stars of Hamilton and Mean Girls, among many others, participated in the musical call for unity.
Producers Yael Silver, Robin Carus, and Van Dean (Broadway Records, president) have released "We Are The World," a music video featuring an all-star roster of theater artists and calling for healing and unity in the world today.
Participating artists include Christy Altomare, Kelli Barrett, Andrea Burns, Nikki Renee Daniels, Jordan Donica, Rachel Eskenazi-Gold, Justin Guarini, Derek Klena, Jeff Kready, Sydney Lucas, Beth Malone, Lesli Margherita, Constantine Maroulis, Bebe Neuwirth, Orfeh, George Psomas, Anthony Rapp, Courtney Reed, Chita Rivera, Kate Rockwell, Jarrod Spector, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Ephraim Sykes, Jenna Ushkowitz, and Ben Vereen.
The video also features a Broadway kids chorus that includes Paige Brady, Ava Briglia, Courtney Chu, Tori Feinstein, Sophie Gennusa, James Ignacio, Luka Kain, Jake Lucas, Eliza Holland Madore, Mehret Marsh, Cayen Martin, Aliyah Mastin, Willow McCarthy, Rileigh McDonald, Callia Muhammad, Julian Rivera-Summerville, Mimi Ryder, Milly Shapiro, Ava Ulloa, Alexandra Vlachos, Aviva Winick, Rocco Wu, Timothy Yang, and Kasey Youme Lee.
"We Are The World" is written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, with arrangements by John Barnes. Music supervision is by Mary Mitchell Campbell, music direction is by Ted Arthur, orchestrations are by Cam Moncur, and it is recorded by Michael Croiter at Yellow Sound Lab. Video director is Ben Schwartz, video producer and technical director is Nick Morrison, video editor is Michael Kardis, and production company is Small Giant.