The Broadway Bears XIV Raises $103,905

For every bear that ever there was, Will gather there for certain because Today’s the day the teddy bears have their … auction. The teddy bears were on display March 6, 2011, for The Broadway Bears XIV, the annual grand auction of one-of-a-kind, museum quality, theatrically costumed and celebrity autographed teddy bears, which this year […]

Broadway Backwards 6 Raises Record-Breaking $281,243

  Laughter, longing and liberation combined with songs of love to fill the Longacre Theatre for the exhilarating 6th edition of BROADWAY BACKWARDS, a star-packed benefit for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center of New York.The only Broadway event custom-made for the gay and lesbian community, our friends […]

22nd Annual Gypsy Of The Year Raises $3,776,720!

Well, Hello Dolly … and a most gracious and high-stepping bow to the extraordinary and generous enthusiasm of 63 Broadway, Off-Broadway and national touring companies whose amazing fundraising efforts will allow BC/EFA to provide essential services support for people with AIDS and other critical illnesses across the United States. An afternoon of standing ovations at […]

24th Annual Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction Raises $476,917

Expectations were high for a happy homecoming to Shubert Alley after last year’s temporary move to Roseland Ballroom and, thankfully, the sun shined brightly for most of the day as the BROADWAY FLEA MARKET and GRAND AUCTION returned to its longtime home at Shubert Alley and 44th Street.  The 24th edition of what Time Out […]

Historic “Strip-opoly” Breaks the Bank

The iconic monocled millionaire “Rich Uncle Pennybags” would be in awe and feeling a bit avaricious —BROADWAY BARES XX: “Strip-opoly” was a landmark success, breaking all previous fundraising records, filling legendary Roseland Ballroom with nearly 6,000 ticket buyers and raising an astounding $1,015,985! BROADWAY BARES XX: “Strip-opoly” featured 216 of the sexiest dancers in town, […]

Broadway Bares: Classic

Sunday night’s BROADWAY BARES: CLASSIC brought back the best of the barest to where it all began – Chelsea’s hottest nightspot, Splash – for two performances featuring unforgettable burlesque acts from two decades of BROADWAY BARES. Dressed as a sequined ringmaster, Host Tituss Burgess (The Little Mermaid) led the enthusiastic crowd through “The Barest Show […]

Broadway Bares: Solo Strips “Naughty & Nice”

  On Sunday, May 16th, things were heating up in Chelsea as the boys from BROADWAY BARES presented the latest edition of this year’s SOLO STRIPS series.  Following the success of January’s “Solo Strips” and April’s “Around the World” evenings, the May edition, aptly named “Naughty and Nice,” scored a burlesque hat trick for the […]

The 24th Annual Easter Bonnet Competition

Thanks to the tireless efforts of 59 Broadway, Off-Broadway and National Tour companies, Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS’ 24th Annual EASTER BONNET Competition raised an impressive $3,265,700. Since 1987, 24 editions of this highly-anticipated annual event have brought in more than $42 million.  From centenarians to teen idols and precocious kids, the 2010 edition of EASTER […]

The 6th Annual ABC Daytime & SOAPnet Salute Broadway Cares

More than 3,000 miles and three time zones couldn’t keep the stars of ABC Daytime from their fans at The 6th Annual ABC DAYTIME & SOAPnet SALUTE BROADWAY CARES, which sold out New York’s historic Town Hall on Sunday, March 21. Six editions of this fan-driven event have raised $1,605,000 through ticket sales, auction bids […]

Broadway Bares: Solo Strips

On Sunday January 31, BROADWAY BARES returned to Splash, one of the most popular nightclubs in New York City, where it all started in 1992. Broadway Bares: Solo Strips featured seven of Broadway’s hottest male performers stripping to two capacity crowds to beat the original $8,000 take and raised $9,260. The evening was an homage […]