The 20th-Annual

The 24 Hour Plays (virtual) Broadway Gala

Livestreamed December 1, 2020 – This event has passed.

Six brand-new plays written, rehearsed and performed online in 24 hours!

Join stars of stage and screen to support The 24 Hour Plays’ robust year-long programming.

Benefit Committee

Anna Strout and Jesse Eisenberg, Jerome Joseph Gentes and Michael David Bourque, Tina Fallon and Sam Sifton, Shari and David Soofian, Julie Mercer and Armin Hamidovic, Carlos Menchaca and benefit manager Laura Vogel.

Support

Proceeds support The 24 Hour Plays year-round non-profit programs, including The 24 Hour Plays National Fellows (our free professional intensive for young theater artists), The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues (over 340 free-to-view socially-distanced theater pieces during the pandemic), productions of The 24 Hour Plays with theater partners worldwide, subsidized productions for schools and colleges and more.

The Plays

The Coatroom

Written by RACHEL AXLER
Directed by KATE SULLIVAN

Featuring:
ANNASOPHIA ROBB // Janna
CARLY HUGHES // Jarly
SHEILA VAND // Jeila
DAGMARA DOMIŃCZYK // Jag
DIANE NEAL // Diane Neal

Rehearsal Coordinator: Sarah Samonte

The Ballad of Bobby Brady

Written by LAUREN YEE
Directed by VICTOR MALANA MAOG

Featuring:
BEBE NEUWIRTH // Jan
DAVID CROSS // Bobby
JOEL MARSH GARLAND // Allen
MEGALYN ECHIKUNWOKE // Carol
KATHRYN GALLAGHER // Fellow Prisoner

Rehearsal Coordinator: Hollis Duggans
Assistant Director: Margaret Lee

The Far-Flung Four

Written by JONATHAN MARC SHERMAN
Directed by GORDON GREENBERG

Featuring:
NOAH GALVIN // Johnny
CLARK GREGG // Ben
JOSH HAMILTON // Reed
KATHERINE McNAMARA // Susan
PHILLIP LIN (Charitybuzz Walk-On Winner) // Phillip Lin

Rehearsal Coordinator: Hannah Woodward

Hindsight is…

Written by J. HOLTHAM
Directed by TAYLOR REYNOLDS

Featuring:
RUSSELL G. JONES // Henry
MICHELLE GOMEZ // Helga
PORTIA // Harrie
DAVID KRUMHOLTZ // Henrik
KELLY AuCOIN // Huck
GENEVIEVE ANGELSON // Hannah

Rehearsal Coordinator: Emily Johnson

Four Years Ago

Written by CHRISTOPHER OSCAR PEÑA
Directed by PATRICIA McGREGOR

Featuring:
HUGH DANCY // Hugh
SOLEA PFEIFFER // Solea
MICHAEL ZEGEN // Z
MERLE DANDRIDGE // Merle
MATT LAURIA // Matt
LORA LEE GAYER // LLG

Rehearsal Coordinator: Imani Champion

Misdial

Written by DAVID LINDSAY-ABAIRE
Directed by CAROLYN CANTOR

Featuring:
RACHEL DRATCH // Fran
GILLIAN JACOBS // The Other Amy
RAHNE JONES // Amy with the Pool
AMY HARGREAVES // Amy
JASON BUTLER HARNER // Malcolm

Rehearsal Coordinator: Emily Bahm

Musical Guests

JESSE EISENBERG, MIKE DOUGHTY, ANDRA DAY, M. WARD, ADAM GWON, LOLO and IMPROMPTU BEATS (feat. Nationals alum).

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Tuesday, December 1st
LiveStreamed online at 8 PM ET.