Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical Raises Over $1 Million

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RATATOUILLE, Remy (voice: Patton Oswalt), Linguini (voice: Lou Romano), 2007. Walt Disney Co./courtesy Everett Collection

Well it’s 2021 and one of the New Year’s biggest headlines is the success of Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical. And you know what? I am there for that. The production, which is a by-product of a TikTok trend from last fall, premiered on Friday starring Tituss Burgess as Remy, Andrew Barth Feldman as Linguini, Kevin Chamberlin as Gusteau, Adam Lambert as Emile, AndrĂ© De Shields as Ego and Ashley Park as Colette among other notable talents. The virtual pre-filmed show was organized by Seaview Productions. The proceeds from ticket sales go to the Actors Fund, which supports entertainment professionals. According to The Hollywood ReporterThe musical raised over $ 1 million on January 2.

The official Twitter of Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical also shared the news, saying, “You did it! You raised over $ 1 million to support @TheActorsFund! But we’re not done yet. Tickets are available on @TodayTix all weekend.” The show can be streamed through Monday night at 7:00 p.m. ET / 4:00 p.m. PT. So there’s still time to watch the updated version of the Oscar-winning production. The 12 original song show follows the original plot of Remy and Linguini as they strive to become renowned chefs and impress the formidable food critic Ego. For those who are Ratatouille stans, like me, you knead to see it. Grab your tickets now in front of the last curtain!