Tony Winner David Hyde Pierce, Glee Star Jonathan Groff & More Set for Alzheimer’s Association Gala
A starry lineup has been announced for Forget-Me-Not, the Alzheimer’s Association’s New York City Chapter gala which will take place on June 4 at the Pierre. Four-time Tony nominee Victor Garber will serve as the emcee for the evening, which will feature a performance by Glee star Jonathan Groff and an appearance by Nice Work If You Can Get It’s Matthew Broderick. Tony Award winner David Hyde Pierce, who serves on the board of the National Alzheimer’s Association, will receive the organization’s Lifetime Leadership Award.
Pierce, a longtime advocate for Alzheimer’s research, won a Tony Award for his role in Curtains. His other Broadway roles include La Bête, Accent on Youth, Spamalot, The Heidi Chronicles and Beyond Therapy. He is best known for his Emmy-winning work on hit sitcom Frasier.
The Alzheimer’s Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer care, support and research. For more information, visit http://www.alz.org.