Vineyard Theatre  announces initial performers and speakers for Vineyard Theatre’s 40th Anniversary gala on Monday, February 13, 2023. The gala will honor Emmy and Tony Award winning actor Billy Crudup with celebratory toasts to Ken Greiner, Chair, Vineyard Board of Directors and Marcia Pendelton, President and Founder of Walk Tall Girl Productions beginning at 6:00pm at The Edison Ballroom (240 West 47th Street). 
Scheduled to appear are Veanne CoxStephanie D’AbruzzoBrandon Victor DixonColman DomingoVictor GarberAnn HaradaDavid HarbourHolly HunterMichael R. JacksonSam RockwellDeirdre O’ConnellTina Satter, Emily Skinner and Paula Vogel. Musical performances include selections from the Vineyard’s upcoming musical premiere White Girl in Danger and a previously unproduced song from New York, New York, the upcoming Kander & Ebb Broadway show directed and choreographed by Susan Stroman.  Additional performers will be announced in the coming weeks. 
The gala show is directed by Leigh Silverman (Harry ClarkeSuffs, Sandra), with musical direction by Dan Lipton (The Last Ship).