Hedwig And The Angry Inch Rocks The York Theatre

Introducing Barrymore Award Winning Actor DAVID COLBERT as Hedwig John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask’s Off-Broadway Smash Hit… HEDWIG and the ANGRY INCH ONE NIGHT ONLY – Monday, October 31, 2005 9:00pm The York Theater’s Theater Space at St. Peter’s 619 Lexington Avenue (Entrance on 54th Street) New York , NY 10022 This Halloween Benefit […]

Broadway Inspirational Voices Raises the Roof at Town Hall

As choir member John Eric Parker told a responsive audience, “You can’t testify unless you’ve been tested.” And such was the feeling shared by 62 of Broadway’s best and most inspired singers at The Broadway Inspirational Voices 11 th annual concert for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS held on October 16. Under the direction of founder […]

The 19th Annual Broadway Flea Market Raises Over $544,000!

One of our most successful Grand Auctions ever helped Broadway Cares’ 19th Annual Flea Market earn $544,037, our best result since 2000’s record-setting total of $574,000. This year’s result outpaced 2004’s $419,464 by over $120,000. On Sunday, September 25, more than 250,000 people spent a total of $246,957 at the 63 flea market tables (10 […]

Cabaret Cares

Helen’s Hosts Ongoing series of BC/EFA Benefits Beginning Aug. 8 Cabaret producer and BC/EFA volunteer Joseph Macchia has launched an exciting new fundraising initiative – “Cabaret Cares,” a series of Monday night benefit performances in the 65-seat Hideaway Lounge at Helen’s in Chelsea. And, since Broadway is dark on Mondays, many of these intimate evenings […]

Broadway Barks 7

By Andy Smith Celebrating its 7th successful year, Broadway Barks – produced by BC/EFA – has become almost as much of a Shubert Alley tradition as our Annual Flea Market and Grand Auction. This year’s Barks – held July 30 from 3:30 to 6:30 – brought out Barks Founders and Executive Producers Bernadette Peters and […]

Sun Shines Bright on FIDF 14: Choreographic Sponsorships Boost Fund-Raising Total to $307,500

It has been a challenging year for many charities, so it was especially significant that the 14th AnnualFire Island Dance Festival succeeded in raising $307,500 with three sold-out party/performances in Fire Island Pines on the weekend of July 19th and 20th. #1                                                            #2                                                                    #3 FIDF 14 owed much of its success to a 40-percent increase in Choreographic […]

Cross-Country Motorcycle Trip

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Cross-Country Motorcycle Trip The Long Reach Long Riders, led by Bill “Uncle Bill” Sapsis, announce plans for a cross-country motorcycle trip in June, 2005. Bill, whose career in the technical side of the entertainment business has taken him to 5 continents, the White House and Broadway, has formed two groups of […]

Broadway Bares 15: RXXX

Opening Number – Sunday, June 19, 2005, Roseland Ballroom Photo Credit: John Quilty   $654,000 Raised by Record-Setting Bares Broadway Bares 15 “outstripped” last year’s event, raising $654,000 and setting a new fundraising record, well above the previous benchmark of $525,000, set in 2004. In 15 years, Bares has raised a total of $3,479,000. Titled […]

A Special La Cage Aux Folles Offer For Friends of BC/EFA

Andy Pellick, Photo by Carol Rosegg “A BIG, BROADWAY EXTRAVAGANZA with a magnificent chorus of long-stemmed beauties.” -Ben Brantley, The New York Times “HIGH-OCTANE, GLAMOUR & BESPANGLED GLITZ.” Clive Barnes, The New York Post Andy Pellick, Photo by Carol Rosegg But did you know….. of the very special, historic relationship between LA CAGE AUX FOLLES […]

Beauty For Life

  On Wednesday, May 12th and Thursday, May 13th join as VOX Vodka presents two evenings of BEAUTY FOR LIFE – a national event in support of America’s leading HIV/AIDS charities taking place in 30 restaurants throughout New York City. The local recipient of this program is Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. VOX Vodka’s BEAUTY FOR […]