Auntie Mame Benefit

  Broadway’s legendary play AUNTIE MAME By Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. LeeA staged reading to benefit BROADWAY CARES/EQUITY FIGHTS AIDS Also starring: MARIAN SELDES as Vera Charles SWOOSIE KURTZ as Gooch ANTHONY EDWARDS as Beauregard Burnside RUE McCLANAHAN as Mother Burnside CHRISTOPHER SIEBER as Older Patrick VALERIE HARPER as the Master of Ceremonies and […]

Broadway Inspirational Voices

The BC/EFA fiscal year begins on October 1. On that day, every year, the “fundraising odometer” rolls back to zero and we start again. It seems somehow fitting that our first major event of every fiscal year is a musical prayer of gratitude and hope. This year, on Sunday, October 19th THE BROADWAY INSPIRATIONAL VOICESperformed […]

Broadway Barks 5

BROADWAY BARKS 5 – where you could find the coolest canines and the most fabulous felines up for adoption – was presented on Saturday, July 12th in Shubert Alley between the matinee and evening performances. More than 45 adorable dogs and cats found new homes! Hosted by founders Bernadette Peters and Mary Tyler Moore and […]

Broadway Bares XIII: Burlesque is Back, Raises $450K for BC/EFA

Ever year Broadway Bares keeps getting bigger. The 2003 version of the spectacular, hosted by Hairspray Tony winners Harvey Fierstein and Marissa Jaret Winoker and entitled Broadway Bares 13: Burlesque is Back, raised approximately $450,000 for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. That tops last year’s total by a whopping $50,000! Every year for 13 years, conceiver/director […]

Mamma Mia Ford Event

   Meet Mamma Mia’s Tina Maddigan and Joe Machota this Saturday, May 3rd. Manhattan Ford and Broadway Cares invite you to meet Tina Maddigan and Joe Machota from the Broadway smash musical Mamma Mia! on Saturday, May 3rd . Tina Maddigan (Sophie Sheridan) and Joe Machota (Sky) will be at the Manhattan Ford dealership greeting […]

Nothing Like A Dame

Monday, March 3rd, 8PM, at the St. James Theatre.   The Dames: • Lauren Bacall • Jessica Comeau • Edie Falco • Sutton Foster • Amanda Green • Joan Hamburg • Kimberly Hannan • Melissa Ho • Cady Huffman • Judy Kaye • Christine King • Kamilah Martin • Georgia Me • Kate Mulgrew • […]

Home For The Holidays Event

   Tony Award winner Gary Beach hosted the event and introduced Tony-nominee, Sam Harris.  Sam and Gary joked together as they had been playing partners in The Producersfor the last six months.  Sam got up to sing his track from “Home for the Holidays,” “Merry Christmas, Darling.”  Next up was Tony-nominee for RENT, Daphne Rubin-Vega, […]

The 14th Annual Gypsy Of The Year Competition

Palace Theatre Monday, December 8th / 4:30pm Tuesday, December 9th / 3:00pm A tour guide leads eager young gypsies visiting the GypsyMuseum, in the skit that opens the 2002 Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Gypsy of the Year. She – no, make that, he – is producer Fran Weissler (played by Seth Rudesky), introducing her charges […]