The Cast Of THE PROM Will Perform at TrevorLIVE New York Gala; Full Lineup AnnouncedThe Cast Of THE PROM Will Perform at TrevorLIVE New York Gala; Full Lineup Announced
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2019

Today, The Trevor Project announced that GRAMMY-Award winning multi-platinum singer/songwriter Daya and the cast of the Broadway musical, The Prom, will perform at the organization's TrevorLIVE New York gala in New York City on Monday, June 17 at Cipriani Wall Street. The organization also announced that Queer Eye's Antoni Porowski and Jonathan Van Ness will present Cara Delevingne with the 2019 Hero Award, and actor Jonathan Tucker will present Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos with the Champions Award. (more...)

The Trevor Project's Trevorlive to Honor Kelly Ripa and Mark ConsuelosThe Trevor Project's Trevorlive to Honor Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos
by TV News Desk - May 22, 2019

Today, The Trevor Project announced that talk show host, actress and producer Kelly Ripa and actor and producer Mark Consuelos will jointly be honored at the organization's TrevorLIVE New York gala with the Champions Award for their continued allyship and commitment to supporting The Trevor Project's mission to end suicide among LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and Questioning) young people. The organization will also honor EY with the 20/20 Visionary Award for the company's work supporting LGBTQ inclusion around the world and creating a sense of belonging for all EY professionals. In addition, actress, comedian and writer Nicole Byer and actor, director and digital producer Eugene Lee Yang will co-host TrevorLIVE New York, the organization's annual star-studded signature fundraiser, on Monday, June 17 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. As previously announced, actress, musician, and style icon Cara Delevingne will be honored with the 2019 Hero Award. (more...)

VidCon, The Trevor Project Announce Partnership to Elevate LGBTQ+ Voices at VidCon US 2019VidCon, The Trevor Project Announce Partnership to Elevate LGBTQ+ Voices at VidCon US 2019
by TV News Desk - May 13, 2019

VidCon, the world's largest celebration of online video and digital creators, today announced a new partnership with The Trevor Project, the world's largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for LGBTQ+ young people. The partnership will further highlight and celebrate some of the world's biggest digital talent and rising stars from the LGBTQ+ community during the tenth anniversary of VidCon US set for July 10-13, 2019 at the Anaheim Convention Center.    (more...)

The Trevor Project to Honor Cara DelevingneThe Trevor Project to Honor Cara Delevingne
by TV News Desk - Apr 25, 2019

Today, The Trevor Project announced that actress, musician, and style icon Cara Delevingne will be honored at the organization's TrevorLIVE New York gala with the Hero Award for her commitment to supporting The Trevor Project's mission to end suicide among LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and Questioning) young people. TrevorLIVE New York, the organization's annual star-studded signature fundraiser, will be held on Monday, June 17 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Billy Porter, Glenn Close, Casey Cott and More on the Red Carpet of THE PROM Hosted by Ryan MurphyPhoto Coverage: Billy Porter, Glenn Close, Casey Cott and More on the Red Carpet of THE PROM Hosted by Ryan Murphy
by Monroe George - Apr 10, 2019

Ryan Murphy hosted a special performance of The Prom last night! At the show, he also announced that he will be developing the musical into a movie, as BroadwayWorld previously reported. (more...)

The Trevor Project Hosts Star-Studded TrevorLIVE Los Angeles GalaThe Trevor Project Hosts Star-Studded TrevorLIVE Los Angeles Gala
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2018

The Trevor Project hosted its 2018 TrevorLIVE Los Angeles gala at The Beverly Hilton where it honored Emmy®, Golden Globe® and Peabody® Award-winning screenwriter, producer and director Ryan Murphy and the cast of 'POSE;' Amandla Stenberg; and AT&T. Eugene Lee Yang hosted the event which helped raise over $1.5 million and included performances by Lauren Jauregui, Deborah Cox, and a surprise performance by POSE castmates Billy Porter, Mj Rodriguez, and Our Lady J. Additional attendees included Brad Goreski, Cameron Esposito, Cary Deuber, Charlayne Woodard, Cobie Smulders, Dan Levy, Dominique Jackson, Dyllon Burnside, Emma Roberts, Hailie Sahar, Gia Gunn, Indya Moore, James Van Der Beek, Jason Collins, Jussie Smollett, LeeAnne Locken, Mara Wilson, Madame LaQueer, Miles McKenna, Morgan McMichaels, Nico Santos, Ongina, Ryan Jamaal Swain, Steven Canals, Kylie Sonique Love, and Ty Dolla $ign. (more...)

Deborah Cox & Lauren Jauregui Tapped To Perform At TrevorLIVE Los Angeles GalaDeborah Cox & Lauren Jauregui Tapped To Perform At TrevorLIVE Los Angeles Gala
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2018

Grammy Award nominated, multi-platinum R&B/Pop recording artist and actress Deborah Cox and award-winning singer, songwriter, and activist Lauren Jauregui are set to perform at The Trevor Project's TrevorLIVE Los Angeles on Dec. 2 at The Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles.The event's star-studded red carpet and full awards show will be streamed live on The Trevor Project's Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube, powered by the first queer global streaming network Revry and hosted by Shira Lazar and Ryan Mitchell from 'Let's Go There' on Channel Q Radio. The gala will launch the two-year partnership, which names Revry as the exclusive live streaming partner and the Official Streaming Network of TrevorLIVE LA and NY. It was previously announced that Ryan Murphy, the cast of “POSE,” Amandla Stenberg, and AT&T will be honored. Eugene Lee Yang will serve as host. Attendees includeJussie Smollett, with special guest appearances from “Superstore” actors Nico Santos and Lauren Ash. (more...)

Von Essen, Oscar, & More to Lead Reading of A NEWER WORLD Directed by Jerry MitchellVon Essen, Oscar, & More to Lead Reading of A NEWER WORLD Directed by Jerry Mitchell
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2018

A Newer World, an original musical based on the Harvard Scandal of 1920, with a book by Grammy Award nominee Jonathan Sheffer, and score by Sheffer and acclaimed producer and songwriter Bruce Roberts [Barbra Streisand/Donna Summer duet 'No More Tears (Enough is Enough)'], will have an invitation-only reading on Thursday, December 6 at Pearl Studios, 500 8th Avenue. With direction by two-time Tony Award winner Jerry Mitchell (Kinky Boots, Pretty Woman), the reading will feature musical direction by Will Van Dyke (Pretty Woman). (more...)

The Trevor Project to Honor Ryan Murphy, POSE CastThe Trevor Project to Honor Ryan Murphy, POSE Cast
by TV News Desk - Oct 24, 2018

The Trevor Project will honor Emmy®, Golden Globe® and Peabody® Award-winning screenwriter, producer and director Ryan Murphy and the cast of the FX series POSE at The Trevor Project's TrevorLIVE Los Angeles gala for their commitment to supporting the nonprofit's mission to provide crisis intervention services and end suicide among gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning young people. TrevorLIVE Los Angeles will be held on Sunday, Dec. 2 at The Beverly Hilton. (more...)

Lena Waithe And Greg Berlanti To Be Honored By The Trevor ProjectLena Waithe And Greg Berlanti To Be Honored By The Trevor Project
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2018

The Trevor Project today announced that Emmy Award-winning screenwriter, producer, and actor Lena Waithe; Writers Guild of America Award, Directors Guild of America Award, and Golden Globe Award-nominated writer, director, and producer Greg Berlanti; and Managing Partner of global consulting firm McKinsey & Company Dominic Barton will all be honored at The Trevor Project's TrevorLIVE New York gala for their commitment to supporting The Trevor Project's mission to provide crisis intervention services and end suicide among gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and questioning young people. TrevorLIVE New York, the organization's annual star-studded signature fundraiser billed as "an irreverent evening of music and comedy," will be held on Monday, June 11 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. (more...)

Photo Flash: Kristin Chenoweth, Tom Ford, Shoshana Bean, Carol Burnett and More at 2017 TrevorLIVE GalaPhoto Flash: Kristin Chenoweth, Tom Ford, Shoshana Bean, Carol Burnett and More at 2017 TrevorLIVE Gala
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2017

Last night, The Trevor Project hosted its 2017 TrevorLIVE Los Angeles gala at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, Calif., where it honored fashion designer, award-winning screenwriter, producer, and film director Tom Ford with the Hero Award, and Tony Award winning actress, singer and author Kristin Chenoweth with the Icon Award. The evening kicked off with special opening remarks from Lisa Kudrow and Kristin Davis, and featured performances by Grammy-nominated band Garbage, Broadway legend Shoshana Bean, and Neon Trees. BroadwayWorld has photos from the star-studded evening below! (more...)

It's a Big Sunday Night for Kristin Chenoweth; On TV and Honored at the TrevorLIVE LA GalaIt's a Big Sunday Night for Kristin Chenoweth; On TV and Honored at the TrevorLIVE LA Gala
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2017

It's going to be a BIG Sunday night for one of our favorite Broadway stars, Kristin Chenoweth. (more...)

Broadway's Shoshana Bean to Perform at TrevorLIVE Gala in L.A.Broadway's Shoshana Bean to Perform at TrevorLIVE Gala in L.A.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2017

Grammy-nominated alternative rock band Garbage and Broadway star Shoshana Bean are set to perform at The Trevor Project's TrevorLIVE gala on Dec. 3 at The Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles. Neon Trees will perform a full concert at the official after-party. (more...)

Kristin Chenoweth, Tom Ford Will Be Honored at TrevorLIVE LA GalaKristin Chenoweth, Tom Ford Will Be Honored at TrevorLIVE LA Gala
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2017

Fashion designer, award-winning screenwriter, producer, and film director Tom Ford, and Emmy and Tony Award winning actress, singer and author Kristin Chenoweth will be honored with the Hero Award and Icon Award, respectively, at The Trevor Project's signature fundraising gala, TrevorLIVE, to be held Sunday, Dec. 3, in Los Angeles. (more...)

FOIA Request: Trevor Project and National Center for Transgender Equality Demand Documents To Prove Department of Education is Protecting LGBTQ YouthFOIA Request: Trevor Project and National Center for Transgender Equality Demand Documents To Prove Department of Education is Protecting LGBTQ Youth
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2017

The Trevor Project and National Center for Transgender Equality today sent a request under the Freedom of Information Act to the U.S. Department of Education to shine a light on its legal responsibility to protect the civil rights of transgender and other LGBTQ youth in schools across our nation. (more...)

Trevor Project Responds to Trump Tweet Banning Transgender Servicemembers: Wrong and UnpatrioticTrevor Project Responds to Trump Tweet Banning Transgender Servicemembers: Wrong and Unpatriotic
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2017

The Trevor Project, the nation's largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for LGBTQ youth, responds to President Trump's ban on transgender individuals serving in the military. The following statement is from Trevor Project CEO and Executive Director Amit Paley. (more...)

Classic Stage Company to Host Staged Reading of THE SECRET COURT, Benefiting The Trevor Project
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2015

Classic Stage Company (CSC) will host a one-night-only staged reading of an exciting new version of the hit off-Broadway play, The Secret Court (formerly titled Unnatural Acts), to benefit The Trevor Project on Monday, March 30, 2015. The special event will be held at 7:00 p.m. at CSC (136 East Thirteenth Street, between Third & Fourth Avenues) and will feature members of the original off-Broadway cast, followed by comments by Amit Paley, the man who uncovered the long hidden files that inspired the play. (more...)

NYTW to Host One Night Reading of UNNATURAL ACTS January 27
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2014

New York Theatre Workshop (NYTW) will host a one-night-only staged reading of the hit off-Broadway play, UNNATURAL ACTS, to benefit The Trevor Project on Monday, January 27, 2014. The special event will be held at 7pm at NYTW (79 East Fourth Street, between Bowery & Second Avenue) and will feature the entire original off-Broadway cast. A brief panel discussion to follow. (more...)

CSC's UNNATURAL ACTS Closes 7/31
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2011

Classic Stage Company's acclaimed production of UNNATURAL ACTS, a new play created by members of the Plastic Theatre, conceived and directed by Tony Speciale, will close on Sunday, July 31 at CSC (136 East 13th Street). (more...)

Classic Stage Company's UNNATURAL ACTS Closes
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2011

Classic Stage Company's acclaimed production of UNNATURAL ACTS, a new play created by members of the Plastic Theatre, conceived and directed by Tony Speciale is set to close July 24 at CSC (136 East 13th Street). New York Magazine called UNNATURAL ACTS 'remarkable, sleek and brutal' and said 'the play offers damning lessons in power, persecution and solidarity - or lack thereof.' Variety raved 'UNNATURAL ACTS is riveting and fascinating' with 'stunning theatricality.' The Associated Press called UNNATURALS ACTS 'powerfully riveting' and said 'Speciale has staged this engrossing story with flair and impressive theatricality, employing a company of extremely talented actors. In a riveting series of increasingly charged vignettes, he unspools a story of prejudice, intimidation, friendship, fear and betrayal that displays the crushing effect of societally-approved homophobia.' And The Daily News wrote 'Speciale's production is stylish and stirring, and beautiful.' (more...)

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