Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More

This year's Broadway Beauty Pageant took place last night, March 19th, at Symphony Space. The popular event is the annual benefit of New York's Ali Forney Center. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the evening's arrivals and brings you photo coverage below!

Celebrity judges for the sixth annual The Broadway Beauty Pageant included Jackie Hoffman (The Addams Family), pop culture columnist Michael Musto, and Tonya Pinkins (Caroline, or Change).

Participants included Andrew Chappelle (Mamma Mia!), Wilkie Ferguson III (Porgy and Bess), Corey Mach (Godspell), Jesse Swimm (Mary Poppins), and Anthony Wayne (Priscilla Queen of the Desert). Brent Barrett (Chicago) and past Pageant winners Frankie James Grande (Mamma Mia!), Michael Cusumano (Chicago) and Anthony Hollock (Hair) performed. Four-time Tony nominated and Drama Desk Award-winning actress Tovah Feldshuh hosted.

The Broadway Beauty Pageant featurEd Chappelle, Ferguson, Mach, Swimm, and Wayne as they represented their respective Broadway shows, competing for the title crown through talent, interview, and swimsuit competitions. 

The Broadway Beauty Pageant was written and conceived by Jeffery Self and directed by Ryan J. Davis, with musical direction by Christopher Denny. The evening was presented by Time Warner NYC, HBO and The Corcoran Group, and produced by Ryan J. Davis, Wil Fisher, and Matthew Oberstein. The casting was by Daryl Eisenberg, the lighting design was by Brian Tovar, and the choreography was by Erin Porvaznika.

Photo Credit: Jennifer Broski

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Wilkie Ferguson III, Andrew Chapelle, Corey Mach, Anthony Wayne, Jesse Swimm

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Corey Mach

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Andrew Chapelle

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Wilkie Ferguson III

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Jesse Swimm

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Anthony Wayne

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Anthony Hollock, Michael Cusumano, Frankie James Grande

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Karen Mason

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Kelly King

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Michael Cusumano, Kelly King

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Michael Musto, Jackie Hoffman, Tonya Pinkins

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Jackie Hoffman

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Michael Musto

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Marty Thomas

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Marti Gould Cummings

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Marti Gould Cummings, Kelly King

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Tonya Pinkins

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Marissa Rosen, Michelle Dowdy

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Tonya Pinkins, Michael Musto, Jackie Hoffman

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Tonya Pinkins, Jackie Hoffman, Carl Siciliano, Michael Musto

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Carl Siciliano

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Jaime Cepero

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Victoria Shaffer, Dallas Thayer

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Victoria Shaffer

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Chris Nirschel

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Tovah Feldshuh

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More
Tovah Feldshuh, Carl Siciliano

Photo Coverage: 2012 Broadway Beauty Pageant Arrivals! Tovah Feldshuh & More

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