Yael Silver (Tony-winning producer Once On This Island), Robin Carus and Van Dean (Broadway Records, President) today released “We Are The World,” a music video featuring an all-star roster of theater artists and calling for healing and unity in the world today.
The clip features American Idol alums Justin Guarini and Constantine Maroulis. Glee star Jenna Ushkowitz also makes an appearance alongside many more who have appeared on the Great White Way over the years. “We Are the World” was co-written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie.
“More than ever, people need to know that their voices make a difference and their voices together are incredibly powerful,” said producer Yael Silver. “We Are The World spoke to us universally and we wanted to share our united voices with the world.”
Participating artists include (in alphabetical order): Christy Altomare, Kelli Barrett, Andrea Burns, Nikki Renee Daniels, Jordan Donica, Rachel Eskenazi-Gold, Justin Guarini, Derek Klena, Jeff Kready, Sydney Lucas, Beth Malone, Lesli Margherita, Constantine Maroulis, Bebe Neuwirth, Orfeh, George Psomas, Anthony Rapp, Courtney Reed, Chita Rivera, Kate Rockwell, Jarrod Spector, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Ephraim Sykes, Jenna Ushkowitz and Ben Vereen. The video also features a Broadway kids chorus.