A starry line-up of Broadway favorites toasting Stephen Sondheim with a once-in-a-lifetime online concert.
Take Me to the World: A Sondheim 90th Birthday Celebration streamed live on Broadway.com over the weekend.
The line up featured musical performances by Iain Armitage, Annaleigh Ashford, Christine Baranski, Laura Benanti, Michael Cerveris, Kristin Chenoweth, Melissa Errico, Beanie Feldstein, Sutton Foster, Maria Friedman, Alexander Gemignani, Josh Groban, Jake Gyllenhaal, Ann Harada, Neil Patrick Harris, Austin Ku, Judy Kuhn, Linda Lavin, Katrina Lenk and Kelvin Moon Loh.
They were joined by Patti LuPone, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Audra McDonald, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Donna Murphy, Kelli O’Hara, Mandy Patinkin, Bernadette Peters, Ben Platt, Randy Rainbow, Lea Salonga, Stephen Schwartz, Thom Sesma, Elizabeth Stanley, Meryl Streep, Aaron Tveit, Brandon Uranowitz and Chip Zien.
The event was hosted by Raúl Esparza with Musical Direction by Mary-Mitchell Campbell and Direction by Paul Wontorek.
The free concert is encouraging donations to ASTEP (Artists Striving to End Poverty – you can donate online here.