STAGE TUBE: Lea Michele Sings 'On My Own' at the Human Rights Campaign Dinner
The Human Rights Campaign, the nation's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) civil rights organization held its 13th Annual National Dinner on Saturday, October 10th in Washington, D.C. The event welcomed the cast of GLEE, Broadway's Gavin Creel, pop star Lady Gaga and President Obama among other notables. In this clip from the event GLEE star Lea Michele sings Les Miserables' "On My Own."
The Human Rights Campaign is America's largest civil rights organization working to achieve lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender equality. By inspiring and engaging all Americans, HRC strives to end discrimination against LGBT citizens and realize a nation that achieves fundamental fairness and equality for all.
Lea Michele starred on Broadway in Spring Awakening as Wendla, receiving a 2007 Drama Desk Award nomination for Outstanding Actress in a Musical. She appeared in the 2008 summer season as Eponine in the Hollywood Bowl's Les Miserables in Concert. She also performed in Fiddler On The Roof (Shprintze and Chava), Ragtime (Little Girl) and Les Miserables (Young Cosette).
The GLEE version of Les Miserables' "On My Own" sung by series star Lea Michele is also available on iTunes. The recording is already a hit and rising up the iTunes charts, you can buy the song and get more information by clicking here. GLEE is an uplifting series with biting humor that features a soundtrack of hit music from past to present. The show follows an optimistic high school teacher, WILL SCHUESTER (Matthew Morrison), as he tries to refuel his own passion while reinventing the high school's glee club and challenging a group of outcasts to realize their star potential.