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Now more than ever, your support will help ensure The Public can continue to create theater of, by, and for all people.

The We Are One Public virtual event and online auction
have been postponed until further notice.

We will let you know when bidding has reopened and the virtual event has been rescheduled.
Please visit for more information and email with any questions.


A One Night Only Virtual Event to Support The Public Theater

Streaming on The Public's website, YouTube, and Facebook.

Hosted by Jesse Tyler Ferguson
Directed by Kenny Leon
Music Directed by Ted Sperling

Co-Chairs: Kwame Anthony Appiah, Candia Fisher, Joanna Fisher, Laure Sudreau, and Lynne Wheat

Honorees: Audrey & Zygi Wilf
Artistic Honoree: Sam Waterston


Cocktail Reception*
Post-performance Dance Party
Dress code: Virtually Stunning


Featuring Antonio Banderas, Laura Benanti, Kim Blanck, Ally Bonino, Danielle Brooks, Glenn Close, Jenn Colella, Elvis Costello, Claire Danes, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Holly Gould,Danai Gurira, Anne Hathaway, Stephanie Hsu, Oscar Isaac, Nikki M. James, John Leguizamo, Audra McDonald, Grace McLean, Sandra Oh, Mia Pak, David Hyde Pierce, Phillipa Soo, Trudie Styler & Sting, Will Swenson, Shaina Taub, Kuhoo Verma, Ada Westfall, Kate Wetherhead, and more. Anne McPherson will serve as production stage manager.


From coast to coast and around the world, we'll come together for WE ARE ONE PUBLIC, a one night only star-studded virtual event to support The Public Theater. Free and open to all, the event will be livestreamed on The Public's website, YouTube channel, and Facebook page. Now more than ever, your support will help ensure The Public can continue to create theater of, by & for all people. Visit today.

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