MCC Theater's annual Miscast gala is one of the most exciting and unique theater events in town. Broadway’s hottest stars perform songs from roles in which they would NEVER be cast. And the results are thrilling!
“The year’s funniest revue!” –The Huffington Post “One of 2012’s Most Galvanizing Theater Moments!” –The New York Times
Performers from past years include Norbert Leo Butz, Raúl Esparza, Jonathan Groff, Megan Hilty, Cheyenne Jackson, Brian D'Arcy James, Jeremy Jordan, Jane Krakowski, Zosia Mamet, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Kelli O'Hara, Steven Pasquale, and Billy Porter. Special guests have included Julianna Margulies, Judith Light, Andy Cohen, Charles Busch, Helen Mirren, Lewis Black, Chris Noth, Edward Albee, Kathleen Turner, Jerry Stiller, Mo Rocca, Isaac Mizrahi and many more.
Funds raised from Miscast help MCC Theater produce some of the most talked-about new work Off-Broadway and support our Youth Company and in-school partnerships that serve New York City public high school students, as well as our literary development work with emerging playwrights.