Live from Lincoln Center: Andrew Rannells in Concert

Live from Lincoln Center: Andrew Rannells in Concert

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 9:00pm - 10:00pm

Pictured: Andrew Rannells

Credit: Courtesy of Luke Fontana

One of broadways brightest stars, Andrew Rannells, is featured on this episode of Live From Lincoln Center. 

Combining the intimacy of cabaret with Broadway panache, the evening will showcase Rannells leading voice of musical theater illuminating his musical journey to stardom, revisiting favorite songs, and delighting viewers with his versatility and captivating performances. Live From Lincoln Center: Andrew Rannells in Concert airs Friday, May 11 at 9 p.m. on WXXI-TV.

Andrew Rannells is perhaps best known for his role as Elijah on the hit HBO series Girls. Rannells also appeared in Steven Soderbergh's The Knick on Cinemax, NBC's The New Normal, and in Nancy Meyers's film The Intern. He originated the role of Elder Price in The Book of Mormon, for which he won a Grammy Award and was nominated for both a Tony and a Drama Desk Award. Also on Broadway, he played the role of King George in the smash hit Hamilton, Hedwig in Hedwig and the Angry Inch, and most recently starred in Falsettos, for which he received a Tony Award nomination. Rannells also appeared in the Fox feature film Why Him?. Most recently, Rannells wrapped production on the Paul Feig thriller A Simple Favor, opposite Blake Lively and Anna Kendrick, and guest starred on NBC’s revival of the beloved series Will & Grace. He is also set to appear in Matthew Weiner’s new Amazon series The Romanoffs, and opposite Don Cheadle in the Showtime pilot Ball Street, which Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg will direct in February 2018.