Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala

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The Public Theater last night presented the one-night-only Public Theater annual gala ONE THRILLING COMBINATION at the Delacorte Theater. Directed by Ted Sperling, the gala event celebrated Marvin Hamlisch, The Public Theater and the 40th anniversary of the creation of A Chorus Line. Performers incuded: John Lithgow, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Zachary Quinto, Martha Plimpton, Billy Porter, Jonathan Groff, Sutton Foster, Joshua Bell, Lindsay Mendez, Claybourne Elder,Krysta Rodriguez, Marissa McGowan, Laura Shoop, Peter Dugan, Nikka Graff Lanzarone, Jessica Wu, Mylinda Hull,Brooke Sunny Moriber, Nicole Lewis and more!

BroadwayWorld was there for the special night and you can check out photos from the star-studded arrivals below!

For nearly 60 years, The Public has developed and produced groundbreaking new works while nurturing the careers of artists and providing access for audiences with thousands of free and low-cost tickets. Though Marvin Hamlisch passed away in 2012, the spirit of his original collaboration with The Public lives on. His contributions to A Chorus Line changed musical theater history and changed the trajectory of The Public Theater.

A CHORUS LINE, first staged in The Public's Newman Theater in 1975, features a book by Nicholas Dante and James Kirkwood, lyrics by Edward Kleban, and music by Marvin Hamlisch. The show was conceived and originally directed and choreographed by Michael Bennett and later transferred to Broadway to win the 1976 Tony Award for Best Musical, as well as eight other Tony Awards. The original Public Theater cast featured Kelly Bishop as Sheila, Robert LuPone as Zach, and Donna McKechnie as Cassie Ferguson.

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Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Pedro Pascal

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Oskar Eustis, Connie Verducci, Patrick Willingham

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Jeanne Donovan Fisher, Tommy Tune

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Tommy Tune

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Courtney Love

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Courtney Love

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Hamish Linklater, Lily Rabe

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Hamish Linklater

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Lily Rabe

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Lily Rabe

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Michael Mayer

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Jennifer Grey

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Jennifer Grey

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Uzo Aduba

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Uzo Aduba

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Barbara Walters

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Barbara Walters

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Ron Rifkin, Iva Rifkin

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Josh Charles

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Terre Blair Hamlisch

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
John DeLuca, Rob Marshall

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Celia Keenan-Bolger, John Ellison Conlee

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Daniel Beaty

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Gideon Glick, Wesley Taylor

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Colin Hanlon, Dee Roscioli

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Lili Taylor

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Gay Talese

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Frank Langella

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Gail Maidman

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Jeanine Tesori

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Public Theater's ONE THRILLING COMBINATION Gala
Josh Charles, David Bar Katz

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