The New York actor and singer is hitting the stage with a show that reflects his mindset after 18 months of pandemic life.
Sara Bareilles and her musical co-stars honored the late actor, who died of COVID-19 last year, with an onstage singalong.
The "Bandstand" and "Cinderella" star was met with backlash on social media for her stance after exiting an upcoming theatrical production.
The "Glee" star, who has long cited Fanny Brice as a dream role, appeared to have no hard feelings over the "Booksmart" actor's Broadway casting.
The policies are set to take effect at all 41 theaters and will remain in place through at least Oct. 31.
The Grammy winner croons musical theater classics on "Always Like New," which features a dynamite rendition of "It All Fades Away" with Brandi Carlile.
The tough rock ‘n’ roller was clearly emotional and wiped away tears toward the end of his show.
The HBO documentary follows Broadway's Andy Señor Jr. on an emotional journey to Cuba as he prepares to stage "Rent" with local actors.
The star of "In the Heights" now sees his heritage as a "superpower," telling The Hollywood Reporter: "I want to be hired for who the f**k I am."