18th Annual Gypsy Of The Year Raises An Astonishing $2,992,800

The 18th AnnualGYPSY OF THE YEAR COMPETITION brought in just under $3 million for BC/EFA, thanks to the efforts of 58 participating Broadway, Off-Broadway and National Touring shows. Held December 4th and 5th at 52nd Street’s Neil Simon Theatre (home of Hairspray),this year’s event earned $2,992,800,edging past 2005’s total of $2,972,721. To date, the 18 […]

The 17th Annual Gypsy Raises Almost $3 Million!

Keith Roberts, star of MOVIN’ OUT in the opening number.   BC/EFA’s 17th Annual Gypsy of the Year Competition raised $2,972,721, over $200,000 more than 2004’s total of $2,754,632 thanks to the efforts of 59 participating Broadway, Off-Broadway and National Tour companies. . The high-energy cast of Spamalot led the fundraising during this six-week period, […]

The 16th Annual Gypsy Of The Year Competition

The Neil Simon Theatre – home of HAIRSPRAY   Gypsy of The Year Competition opening number Photo Credit: John Quilty Thanks to the efforts of 55 Broadway, Off-Broadway, and National Touring shows, volunteers, and generous theater audiences, Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS 16th Annual Gypsy of the Year Competition raised an impressive $2,754,631 – second only […]

The 15th Annual Gypsy Of The Year Competition

Palace Theatre Monday, December 8th / 4:30pm Tuesday, December 9th / 2:00pm   The whopping grand total of $3,359,533 was announced today at The 15th Annual Gypsy of the Year Competition at the Palace Theatre. Broadway, off-Broadway and touring shows participated in the fundraising efforts. The Boy From Oz brought in the most money of […]

The 13th 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 […]

The 13th Annual Gypsy Of The Year Competition Raises $2,037,922

  Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS raised $2,037,922 in their fall fundraising campaign, and a good deal of thanks goes to the new hit ABBA musical. The dancing queens and kings over at the Winter Garden brought in $174,088 for BC/EFA, topping The Producers ($144,331),42nd Street ($143,515), The Phantom of the Opera ($125,355) and The Lion […]