David Hyde Pierce to Host MTW's "Bravo Bernstein!" Gala
Pierce will be joined by such performers as Harolyn Blackwell, Judy Blazer, Betty Buckley, Michael Cerveris, Jason Daniely, Marin Mazzie, Audra McDonald, Sara Ramirez, and Mary Testa. The gala will be directed by Lonny Price, and Tony Award-winning composer Jason Robert Brown will serve as musical director. The event will celebrate the compositions of Bernstein (1918-1990), whose esteemed work for Broadway includes the scores for the musicals On the Town (1944), Wonderful Town (1953), Candide (1956), West Side Story (1957), and 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue (1976).